Miriam Harwood is co-head of the firm’s Investment Arbitration practice and a partner in our world-ranked International Dispute Resolution Practice Group. Her work in international arbitration includes commercial disputes and investment treaty claims on behalf of foreign states, governmental agencies and private entities in a broad array of cases.

    She has handled arbitrations under the authority of major international arbitral organizations, including the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the International Court of Arbitration (ICC), and under the rules of the United Nations Commission on International Trade and Law (UNCITRAL).

    In addition to her international arbitration work, Miriam has practiced commercial litigation in US courts, including matters involving contract disputes, bankruptcy, trademark and false advertising cases, international law and sovereign immunity, and enforcement of arbitral awards.

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    • Fordham University School of Law, J.D., Fordham International Law Journal, Research and Writing Editor
    • Barnard College, B.A., cum laude


    • New York
    • U.S. Dist. Ct., S. Dist. of New York

    Memberships and Affiliations

    • International Bar Association
    • American Society of International Law
    • Institute for Transnational Arbitration, Advisory Board
    • Law360 International Arbitration Editorial Board
    • Recognized by Global Arbitration Review
    • Recognized by The Legal 500 USA and The Legal 500 Latin America
    • Recognized in Chambers USA for International Arbitration Nationwide
    • Named among the Top 100 Female Lawyers for Latin America by Latinvex since 2016

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