Associate, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP, Adjunct Professor of Law
LL.B., M.A. (Public International Law), University of Tehran; LL.M. (International Legal Studies), S.J.D., Georgetown
Prof. Sabahi is an attorney in the International Arbitration Group of Curtis Mallet-Prevost Colt & Mosle LLP. He focuses his practice on representing governments and...Continue Reading
Prof. Sabahi is an attorney in the International Arbitration Group of Curtis Mallet-Prevost Colt & Mosle LLP. He focuses his practice on representing governments and state-owned entities in complex international arbitration and public international law disputes. 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, ICC, ICDR, and LCIA. He is recognized as a leading practitioner by Who’s Who of International Commercial Arbitration Lawyers 2015. 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. Together with Ian Laird, Todd Weiler, and Frederic Sourgens, he is Co-editor of the Juris Publishing series Investment Treaty Arbitration and International Law (now in its 9th edition in 2015). 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.