Jessica has been working in high-profile and complex international arbitration and litigation proceedings for over a decade. She has represented companies and States on international dispute resolution and public international law issues including investment arbitration; international environmental law and human rights.
She works on issues relating to trade and sustainable development, climate change, deforestation, sustainable finance and ESG due diligence. In relation to corporate sustainability her work includes development of policies and best practices regarding supply chain due diligence and ESG frameworks.
She has recently been included in the European Commission’s list of individuals suitable for appointment as arbitrators and as trade and sustainable development experts in bilateral disputes under trade agreements with third countries.
Areas of Expertise
Global Environmental Damage
Business and Human Rights
LL. B, Andres Bello Catholic University
Master in Oil and Mining Law, Universidad Monteávila
LL.M, King’s College London
Associate, Volterra Fietta 2013- 2017
Senior Associate, Volterra Fietta 2018- 2020
Senior Associate, Pogust Goodhead 2020-present
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