Rodica
Turtoi

LL.M.
Associate

rturtoi@peterandkim.com +41 58 317 70 70
Bar admission
New York, 2015
Nationalities
Romanian
Languages
English, French, Romanian
Location
Geneva

PROFESSIONAL
PRACTICE

Rodica Turtoi graduated with a dual degree from Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and Bucharest Universities. She also obtained a Master 2 in International Trade Law from Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from Cornell Law School. During her studies she was awarded a number of scholarships and prizes.
Rodica Turtoi works both as arbitration counsel as part of a team and as an arbitrator’s assistant. She has a particular interest in public international law. Prior to joining the firm, she trained in the international arbitration practices of leading international firms in Paris and London. Rodica is admitted to practice in New York State (2015) and passed the Paris Bar (2016).

Areas of
Expertise

  • Arbitration
  • Investments & BITs
  • Commercial Contracts
  • International Sales

Industry
Sector

  • Automotive & Heavy Industry Icon Automotive & Heavy Industry
  • Consumer Goods Icon Consumer Goods
  • Gas Icon Gas
  • Oil Icon Oil
  • Acting as part of a counsel team in a multi-billion dollar dispute between a state-owned enterprise and a sovereign state, involving aspects of public international law.
  • Assisted in an investment treaty arbitration between a French investor and a European State relating to tax reforms.
  • Acted as counsel in an ICC arbitration under French law in a dispute between an Eastern European automobile producer and a North African distributor.
  • Assisted in a commercial arbitration between parties based in the Middle East related to the contractual review of the prices of gas.
  • Jurist and Trainee, Hogan Lovells LLP, Paris (2015 – 2016)
  • Trainee, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, London (2014)
  • Research Assistant, Legal Information Institute – Cornell Law School, Ithaca, NY (2013 – 2014)
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.), Cornell Law School, Ithaca, NY (2013 – 2014)
  • Master 2 Professionnel, International Trade Law, Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University (2012 – 2013)
  • Double licence en droit & Master 1, Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and Bucharest Universities (2008 – 2012)
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Young International Arbitration Group
  • Swiss Arbitration Association below 40 (ASA)
  • Compensation for Expropriation, in The Investment Treaty Arbitration Review

    Edition 3, April 2018

    with Konstantin Christie and