Harsh Sancheti

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Harsh Sancheti

Special Legal Consultant

Washington, D.C. | 1900 K Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006-1110
+1 202 261 3375 | +1 202 261 3333

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Harsh Sancheti* focuses his practice on international arbitration and litigation. He has experience handling commercial and investor-state disputes under ICSID, UNCITRAL, ICDR and SIAC rules.

Prior to joining Dechert, Mr. Sancheti worked at the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes division of The World Bank Group and at another international law firm.

Experience
  • A major United States technology company in an ICDR proceeding against the Internet Corporation for the Assignment of Names and Numbers in a dispute over a Brand Top Level Domain Name.
  • An Eastern European oil and gas company in an UNCITRAL arbitration against a State involving the privatization of the national oil and gas company. 
  • An Eastern European oil and gas company in an ICSID arbitration against a State involving the privatization of the national oil and gas company.
  • A startup United States technology company in an ICDR proceeding against the Internet Corporation for the Assignment of Names and Numbers in a dispute over three Top Level Domain Names.
Education
  • University of Cambridge, B.A. in Law
  • Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., International Legal Studies, with distinction, Dean's List
Admissions
  • New York
  • District of Columbia
Languages
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Bengali
  • French
  • Urdu
Memberships
  • Young ICSID (The World Bank Group - International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes)
  • Young International Arbitration Group