Elizabeth Oger-Gross is a partner in White & Case’s International Arbitration Group, based in Paris. She advises clients in complex disputes, with broad experience across a number of sectors and a focus on the construction and energy industries, as well as acting for and against States.
Elizabeth has been named an “Up & Coming Lawyer” in Chambers in 2018 and a “Future Leader” by Who’s Who Legal for Arbitration in 2018. White & Case’s international arbitration practice is ranked number one globally by all the major industry publications, including Global Arbitration Review.
Elizabeth has conducted both ad hoc arbitrations and arbitrations under most of the major institutional rules. Her arbitration experience spans the globe; she has been involved in arbitrations in Western and Eastern Europe, Sub-Saharan and North Africa, North, Central and South America, and Asia. She also has substantial experience in cross-border litigation, particularly involving the United States and France. Before moving to Paris in 2007, Elizabeth practiced litigation and arbitration in White & Case’s New York office for three years. Elizabeth earned her JD from New York University School of Law and Bachelor’s from Georgetown University. She also has a Master’s Degree from Sciences Po (Paris).
Elizabeth is both common-law and civil-law qualified and acts in both English and French-language arbitrations. She teaches international arbitration at the Lagos Court of Arbitration, Université Paris Est Créteil Val-de-Marne, Paris 2 (Panthéon-Assas), Sciences Po Paris.