Herbert Smith Freehills has promoted Catrice Gayer from our Düsseldorf office to Counsel with effect from 1st May. Catrice specialises in international arbitration and has broad experience as counsel and also as an arbitrator. Catrice focuses on technically complex large-scale projects and manufacturing/engineering products in the infrastructure/transport, TMT and energy sectors. Catrice has been ranked in Who’s Who Legal’s Future Leaders in Arbitration (2018, 2019 and 2020). She plays a significant role in the international arbitration and wider legal communities, sitting as co-chair of ASA below 40 and Young CEAC, while also being a member of the ICC Commission on Commercial Law and Practice.

Paula Hodges QC notes, “I am delighted to see Catrice’s promotion to Counsel. Catrice is a rising star and it is wonderful to see her success and that of our German offices recognised. This news-  together with our recent Partner promotions –  really does demonstrate the outstanding lawyers we have across our international arbitration practice.”

For more information, please contact Catrice Gayer, Counsel, or your usual Herbert Smith Freehills contact.

Catrice Gayer
Catrice Gayer
Counsel (From 1 May 2021)
+49 211 975 59135