Overview

Catherina Yurchyshyn is an associate in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice of the London office. Catherina advises and acts for clients on litigation and international arbitration matters in a variety of business and industry sectors, with a focus on finance disputes.

Catherina joined Mayer Brown in 2014 as a trainee and during her training contract spent six months on secondment to the London branch of Wells Fargo Bank.

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Ukrainian

Experience

  • Representing Societe Generale in English Court of Appeal proceedings relating to the supply of gold bullion: Societe Generale v Goldas Kuyumculuk Sanayi Ithalat Ihracat AS [2018] EWCA Civ 1093, Times, June 8, 2018.
  • Acting for the Panama Canal Authority in a number of ICC arbitration proceedings commenced by a consortium of European contractors arising out of the expansion of the canal. 
  • Advising a Swiss client in LCIA arbitration proceedings concerning the supply of ammonia. 
  • Working on an ICSID investor-state arbitration, acting for Kuwaiti investors against the Government of Jordan in relation to the fiscal treatment of their investment.

Education

Kaplan Law School, LPC

Kaplan Law School, GDL

University of Oxford, BA Modern Languages

Admissions

  • England and Wales