"Excellent, really sharp - one of the future top arbitrators in Singapore"
"She is one of the fastest rising stars in Singapore"
"One of the big names of the younger generation"
"Christine is an experienced arbitrator with an impressive multi-cultural background and the tested ability to handle high-profile cases"
Christine is an independent arbitrator; full-time resident at The Arbitration Chambers (Singapore); and door tenant of Fountain Court Chambers (London and Singapore).
A dual-qualified lawyer, she is educated in both the civil law and common law traditions. She is admitted to the Paris Bar, and as a solicitor in England and Wales.
Christine has extensive experience in international arbitration, and a substantial practice in Asia and in Europe.
She is also a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators.
Christine has served as sole arbitrator, co-arbitrator and presiding arbitrator in arbitrations administered by the ICC, SIAC, LCIA, HKIAC, KCAB and PCA, as well as in ad hoc arbitrations. She has also acted as sole arbitrator in expedited proceedings.
Her experience spans a broad range of commercial disputes, including joint venture and shareholder disputes, fraud cases, construction and infrastructure projects, shipping, shipbuilding, heavy machinery manufacturing, agency and distributorship agreements, sale of goods and general contractual disputes.
Prior to launching her career as independent arbitrator, Christine practised international arbitration at Shearman & Sterling in London. Thereafter, she joined the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) as counsel where she oversaw the administration of over 200 arbitrations. In 2014, Christine moved to Singapore where she joined The Arbitration Chambers and was appointed tribunal secretary to over 80 arbitral tribunals under all major arbitral institutions as well as ad hoc arbitrations.
As adjunct professor, Christine teaches international arbitration at the University of Toulouse 1 (France), and regularly lectures at other leading institutions. She also regularly speaks at international arbitration conferences and webinars.
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