Genevieve Poirier has recently moved to Lalive as Partner in London, effective 1 September 2021. Genevieve previously spent 12 years at Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, most recently as Counsel. She is an Irish-Canadian dual national and an English Solicitor-Advocate with rights of audience before the English High Court. Genevieve has particular experience with high-value international commercial disputes specifically in the telecommunications, oil and gas, insurance, shipping, and financial services sectors, as well as shareholder and joint venture disputes. She has been recognized as a Rising Star by Legal 500 and a Future Leader- Arbitration by Who’s Who Legal.