Marily Paralika

Partner and Head of Fieldfisher's International Arbitration in Paris

Marily is a partner and Head of Fieldfisher's International Arbitration practice in Paris with 15 years' experience in International Arbitration. She acts as counsel in international arbitration proceedings governed by the ICC, ICSID, LCIA, SCC arbitration rules, as well as ad hoc proceedings.

Marily represents parties in the construction, engineering, energy and infrastructure sectors, both in commercial arbitrations and investor-state disputes, and assist with every step of the arbitral process, including pre-arbitral strategic advice.

She has handled arbitrations arising out of international commercial contracts, including long-term gas supply agreements and concession contracts, but also matters arising out of M&A and shareholders' agreements. She also acts as an arbitrator in international arbitration proceedings.

Marily is a member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration for Greece and a member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR. She is also a member of the Board of Directors of ArbitralWomen.

She has authored numerous articles and publications in her field of expertise, is a regular speaker at conferences on international arbitration and teaches at the Faculty of Law of the University of Athens (Master of Civil Law and Energy).

Marily holds a Master's degree in International Economic Law from the University Paris II Panthéon-Assas and an LLM in European and International Law from the University of Athens.

Prior to joining Fieldfisher Paris, she was a senior associate in the international arbitration group of White & Case in Paris, and a Deputy Counsel with the Secretariat of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, where she supervised numerous arbitration proceedings involving parties from all over the world.

Marily was admitted to the Athens Bar in 2001 and to the Paris Bar in 2007.

A native Greek speaker, Marily is also fluent in French and English.


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