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Lori Baitarian

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Phone: 212-696-1999
Fax: 212-566-4531

350 Fifth Avenue Suite 4640
New York, New York 10118

Lori Baitarian is an associate at Lax & Neville LLP, with a practice primarily in securities and corporate disputes before the Financial Regulatory Authority, the American Arbitration Association, and state and federal courts.

Prior to joining the firm, Lori gained experience within leading arbitration practices in the Middle East and New York. She has worked on complex arbitration matters ranging from investment treaty cases to commercial cases before the ICC, LCIA and SIAC.

Lori graduated with an L.L.M. from Columbia Law School where she served as a board member of the Columbia International Arbitration Association and worked as a research assistant to Prof. George Bermann. She received her Bachelor of Laws (License Libanaise en Droit) from the Lebanese University.

Lori is fluent in Arabic and Armenian, and proficient in French.


L.L.M., Columbia Law School, New York, New York

L.L.B., Lebanese University, Beirut

B.A., American University of Beirut, Beirut
Majors: Political Science and Public Policy

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice New York
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

New York City Bar Association

New York State Bar Association Dispute Resolution Committee

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum

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