Ashley Hammett is a New York qualified associate in the London office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. She is a member of the firm’s Litigation and International Arbitration Groups.
Ms. Hammett has acted in a broad range of transnational disputes, with experience in investment treaty and commercial arbitration, litigation involving sovereign states and matters involving public international law and human rights. In the arbitration sphere, she has represented clients in cases conducted under the auspices of the ICSID, UNCITRAL, LCIA and ICC Rules. Ms Hammett has also represented clients in sensitive, high stakes investigations and litigation spanning several jurisdictions.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Hammett was an associate with the litigation and arbitration teams of global law firms in New York and London. She has also worked for the International Criminal Court in The Hague and in the Criminal Practice Division at Legal Aid in Australia.
In 2016, Ms. Hammett received her Juris Doctor (cum laude) and Master of Laws from Washington University in St. Louis, where she received a full scholarship from the McDonnell International Scholars Academy and served as a research assistant in international law. She also holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Arts (French) from the University of Queensland, Australia.
Washington University in St. Louis - 2016 Juris Doctor
Washington University in St. Louis - 2014 Master of Laws (LL.M.)
University of Queensland - 2013 Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) (Hons)
University of Queensland - 2013 Bachelor of Arts
New York Bar