Ridhi is an associate in the London office. Her experience includes advising clients in investment treaty and commercial arbitrations relating to taxation, oil and gas, infrastructure, and joint venture disputes. She has acted in several arbitrations under the ICSID, ICC, LCIA and UNCITRAL Rules.
Her recent experience includes:
- Acting for Eni in its ICSID investment treaty claim against Nigeria
- Acting for an Asian NOC in an ICC arbitration arising from a force majeure declaration regarding a gas transportation agreement
- Acting for an international energy company in an ad hoc UNCITRAL arbitration relating to a power purchase agreement
- Advising an international energy company on tax stabilisation matters
- Acting for a real estate company in an ICC arbitration relating to a joint venture dispute
- Acting for an Asian NOC in an LCIA arbitration relating to a gas pricing dispute
- Advising the ICC as intervener before the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom in the case of Halliburton Company v Chubb Bermuda Insurance Ltd
Ridhi is recognised as a recommended lawyer in The Legal 500 UK’s 2023 guide for international arbitration and public international law.
Ridhi holds a PhD from the University of Cambridge, and received her undergraduate degree in law from the National Academy of Legal Studies and Research (NALSAR), Hyderabad, India. Ridhi has previously taught law at the University of Bristol, and held visiting positions at King’s College London (2017) and the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for International, European and Regulatory Procedural Law (2018).