Virginie Chane-Meng-Hime

Virginie Chane-Meng-Hime


Virginie has significant experience in both international commercial and investment arbitration under various institutional rules (ICC, ICSID, LCIA) and ad hoc arbitrations, with a focus on the energy and construction sectors.

She has advised corporate and government clients in relation to complex upstream oil & gas disputes, as well as disputes arising from large-scale construction projects, on a wide range of issues. She also represents clients in arbitration-related proceedings before the French courts.
Prior to joining the firm, Virginie worked in the corporate and commercial litigation departments of major international law firms in Paris. 
Virginie is a native French speaker, who is fluent in English.




Admitted to Paris Bar, 2020


Master of Laws (LL.M) in International Business Law, National University of Singapore, 2018

Master 2 in Business Law - Magistère Juriste d’Affaires (DJCE), University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas, 2015


French, English
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