Senior associate in dispute resolution and arbitration, Fieldfisher (Brussels)
Associate then Senior Associate in Dispute Resolution and Arbitration and member of the African Practice, Liedekerke (Brussels) (2019-2022); Junior associate, Clifford Chance (Brussels) (2014-2017).
Research and Teaching Assistant in Public International Law and EU law at UCLouvain (2018); Research assistant in EU Law at New York University School of Law (2014).
Internships: Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton’s law firm (Brussels) (2012); the Assemblée Nationale and at the Conseil Constitutionnel (Paris) (2011).
Esther acts as counsel in national and international arbitrations subject to various laws, and represents States and private companies in arbitration-related court proceedings (both investor-States and commercial arbitrations), mainly in setting aside proceedings, in complex arbitral award enforcement proceedings, and in coordinating multi-jurisdictional proceedings. Esther also acts as secretary of arbitral tribunals in high-stakes ICC arbitrations.
She works across a variety of sectors including in the energy, construction, banking and aviation sectors.