Dharshini Prasad


Dharshini Prasad

Senior Associate

Dharshini Prasad is a senior associate in the Litigation/Controversy Department, and is a member of the International Arbitration Practice Group. Ms. Prasad has advised States, State entities and private sector firms on commercial, investment and international law issues in Asia, the Middle East, Europe and Latin America. Ms. Prasad has also represented clients in institutional and ad hoc arbitrations (under the ICC, SIAC and UNCITRAL arbitration rules) sited in various jurisdictions and across a range of industries, including oil and gas, mining, manufacturing and technology licensing.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Prasad worked in a leading law firm in Singapore where her practice focused on international arbitration and litigation. Ms. Prasad has also worked in the United Nations International Law Commission in Geneva on issues of international law, including the immunity of State officials and the scope and application of most-favoured nation clauses.

Professional Activities

Ms. Prasad is a member of Chatham House (Royal Institute of International Affairs), the LCIA Young International Arbitration Group, Young Singapore International Arbitration Centre, the ICC Young Arbitrators Forum and Arbitral Women.

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  • Education

    • LLM, International Legal Studies, New York University School of Law, 2015

    • LLB, National University of Singapore, 2012

      with Honors
  • Admissions

    • England and Wales, Solicitor

    • New York

    • Singapore

  • Languages

    • Hindi

    • Tamil

    • Telugu