L.L.B., University of Tehran; M.A., University of Tehran; LL.M., Georgetown; S.J.D., Georgetown
Professor Sabahi is a Partner in the International Arbitration Group of Curtis Mallet-Prevost Colt & Mosle LLP. He focuses his practice on representing governments and state-owned entities in investment treaty arbitration, international commercial arbitration and public international law matters. He is recognized as a leading practitioner in the arbitration field by the International Who’s Who of Commercial Arbitration Lawyers 2015 and 2016, and as a future leader in the arbitration field by Who’s Who Legal 2017. Prof. Sabahi’s experience includes serving as counsel and expert in cases brought under a number of bilateral investment treaties, NAFTA Chapter 11, and under the rules of the UNCITRAL, ICSID, and ICC. Prof. Sabahi is Co-Director of the International Law Institute’s Investment Law Center as well as Co-Editor in Chief of Brill Research Perspectives on International Investment Law. He has widely published on various aspects of international investment law and his writings have been cited by international tribunals as well as the U.S. Supreme Court. Click here for Dr. Sabahi’s external web profile.