Claudia Pharaon is a lawyer specialized in public international law and in international arbitration. Currently an associate at Obeid Law Firm, where she focuses on both investment and commercial arbitration, Claudia is qualified to practice law in Paris, England and Wales and New York. Previously, she worked as a research associate at the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators in London. She also has former experience in private practice and in international organisations (the UNFCCC Secretariat and the OECD).
Claudia holds a Maîtrise from the University Panthéon-Assas (Paris II). She also obtained a Diploma in Legal Studies from the University of Oxford, a Master in International Law and International Administration from the University Panthéon-Sorbonne (Paris I) and an LL.M. from Harvard Law School.