Nata Ghibradze focuses on International Arbitration. She represents clients as counsel in arbitrations involving automotive, M&A, energy and construction sectors. Nata has experience in arbitrations seated in various jurisdictions such as Germany, Switzerland, Sweden and Denmark under the arbitration rules of the ICC, German Arbitration Institution (DIS), Danish Institute of Arbitration (DIA) and the Swiss Rules.
Nata holds a double degree in Law and Business from Bucerius Law School and WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management. She completed her legal education at Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University and holds an admission from the Georgian Bar. Nata is an advocate for academic activities. As a student, she successfully took part in a number of international moot competitions and later coached Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Competition teams from Tbilisi State University.
Prior to joining Hogan Lovells, Nata practiced at another international law firm in Frankfurt focusing on international arbitration, at an eminent Georgian boutique law firm and at the Ministry of Justice of Georgia.
Areas of Focus
Representing a multinational corporation in several arbitration proceedings conducted under different rules, law and seats, concerning multi-million supply contracts.
Representing an U.S. automotive supplier in an arbitration case arising out of M&A deal conducted under the auspices of DIS Rules.*
Representing a Dutch company in a post-M&A arbitration case (DIS, German law, German seat).*
*Matter handled prior to joining Hogan Lovells.