Alice D. Colarossi is a litigator who has developed a particular expertise in shipping, transportation, and submarine cables. She represents vessel, cargo, and submarine cable owners in various contractual and regulatory matters. Alice also draws on her international background to advise governmental and non-governmental clients on a broad range of issues in international public and private law. Her interest and involvement extend beyond the litigation context.
Alice serves the International Cable Protection Committee (ICPC) as its United Nations Observer Representative. In that position, she participates in United Nations law of the sea meetings and treaty negotiations on behalf of the ICPC, an organization that counts more than 170 members from over 60 countries, including cable owners, operators, manufacturers, surveyors, as well as governments.
Before joining the firm, Alice worked for maritime law firms in Hamburg, Paris and New York. In addition, she worked for the United Nations, in the Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea. She is a graduate of the Rhodes Academy on Oceans Law and Policy.