Anna Guillard Sazhko is an associate in Shearman & Sterling’s International Arbitration Group in Paris. She has experience in international arbitrations under the ICSID, UNCITRAL, SCC and ICC Rules with a particular focus on Ukraine and the Eastern Europe. Her experience includes investment treaty and commercial arbitrations counting representation of Ukraine in several investment arbitrations and a Ukrainian State Road Agency in set aside proceedings before the Paris Court of Appeal.
Anna is a Board member of the Ukrainian Arbitration Association, Member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR, co-founder of Nash Arbitrazh and member of the Executive Committee of the Young ISTAC.
Anna holds Ukrainian and French law degrees from the National University “Yaroslav the Wise Law Academy of Ukraine” and the University Panthéon-Sorbonne Law School. She is admitted to practice in Ukraine and France and speaks English, French, Russian, Ukrainian and basic Turkish.
Anna is featured in Who’s Who Legal’s Arbitration lists 2021 and 2022 as a “Future Leader”. In Who’s Who Legal: Future Leaders recommended as “one of the brightest arbitration practitioners in the market focusing on Eastern European disputes” and described as “her knowledge of investment law and arbitration is second to none”. She was also named a winner of Lexology’s Client Choice Award 2021 for Arbitration – France.