Emilie McConaughey


Admission :

France, 2012
Geneva (foreign lawyer), 2013

Nationality :

French, American

Languages :

English , French , German , Spanish


35, Rue de la Mairie
P.O. Box 6569
1211 Geneva 6

Contact :

+41 58 105 2000 +41 58 105 2060

Emilie McConaughey joined LALIVE in 2012. She specializes in international arbitration, both commercial and investment treaty arbitration, and has experience in a variety of sectors, including energy, mining, construction and telecommunications. She acts as counsel and as administrative secretary to arbitral tribunals in a number of international arbitral proceedings, both ad hoc (UNCITRAL) and administered under the rules of ICSID, ICC, SCC, Swiss Rules and CEPANI. She also advises on public international law matters.

Emilie McConaughey is a member of the firm’s pro bono committee and assists in the preparation of the Revue des revues for the Journal du Droit International (Clunet).

She is a member of ASA below 40, CFA-40, ICDR Young & International, ArbitralWomen, the Foreign Lawyers’ Commission of the Geneva Bar Association (CABE-ODA), and the Art Law Foundation.

Emilie McConaughey holds a Master in Law from the bilingual French-German program of the Université de Paris Nanterre and Universität Potsdam (2011) and graduated from the Haute Ecole des Avocats Conseils (HEDAC) (2012).