Christina Beharry is a Partner in Foley Hoag’s International Litigation and Arbitration Department in Washington, D.C.
Her practice focuses on public international law, investor-State and commercial arbitration, and trade and investment policy. Ms. Beharry repeatedly assumes responsibility for damages arguments in high-stakes disputes with multi-million dollar claims. She works extensively with quantum experts on complex financial matters relating to the valuation of businesses and the quantification of compensation for environmental damages and adverse human health impacts. In addition, Ms. Beharry publishes regularly on compensation and valuation topics and has edited a book titled Contemporary and Emerging Issues on the Law of Damages and Valuation in International Investment Arbitration (Brill Nijhoff, 2018). Prior to joining Foley Hoag, she practiced in the Trade Law Bureau of the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade where she represented the Government of Canada in investment disputes brought under NAFTA Chapter 11 and assisted in the negotiation of bilateral investment treaties.