Kimberly is an associate in the Washington, DC office. She represents clients in international disputes under a variety of arbitral rules across numerous sectors, including the technology, renewable energy, mining and natural resources, infrastructure, and financial services industries.
Her recent experience includes:
- Acting for the Kingdom of Bahrain in UNCITRAL treaty arbitrations involving questions of international sanctions and banking regulations, including global AML/CFT standards
- Acting for Boeing before the U.S. Supreme Court in a case concerning the availability of U.S. discovery under 28 U.S.C. § 1782 (Section 1782) for private, contract-based arbitrations
- Acting for a leading Middle Eastern energy company in a multibillion-dollar ICC arbitration against a state-owned oil company involving questions of U.S. and international sanctions law
- Acting for a Fortune 10 technology company in commercial arbitrations involving questions of U.S. intellectual property law and cutting-edge mobile technology
- Acting for a global mining company in an UNCITRAL arbitration against a sovereign State under a long-term investment agreement involving questions of international tax law
- Acting for a leading renewable energy company in an ICC arbitration under a patent cross-licensing agreement governed by Illinois law
Kimberly has prior experience at the Office of the Legal Adviser of the U.S. State Department, where she worked on questions of U.S. and public international law.
Kimberly is a recommended lawyer in The Legal 500 US 2021, who note that she “has a very friendly and approachable manner when dealing with clients and is very hardworking and professional”. She was also recently named a “Rising ADR Star” by the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution. Kimberly regularly presents at conferences and leading U.S. law schools on pertinent issues in the field and maintains an active pro bono practice focused on human rights advocacy before U.S. courts and administrative agencies.
Kimberly received her JD from Stanford Law School. She also holds an MA degree (applied ethics) avec grande distinction from the Université Libre de Bruxelles, and a BA degree (history, literature, and law), magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Davidson College. She speaks English and French.