Shelby Guilbert is a Counsel at King & Spalding in the firm’s Business Litigation and International Arbitration Disputes. He represents large businesses and corporations in insurance coverage disputes, complex commercial litigation, and appeals in state and federal courts and domestic and international arbitration.
Pro Bono Experience, Bar and Community Involvement
Recent Publications and Speaking Engagements
Mr. Guilbert earned a B.S. in Foreign Service, magna cum laude, from Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service, where he was a Peter F. Krogh Scholar and a 1996 Rhodes Scholarship Finalist from the State of Louisiana. He received a Certificat D’Etudes Politiques, mention assez bien, from L’Institute D’Etudes Politiques, Strasbourg, France, where he pursued coursework in international law. Mr. Guilbert earned a M.S. in International Relations with distinction from the London School of Economics, and he graduated from Yale Law School in 2003. While at Yale, Mr. Guilbert was the Co-Editor in Chief of the Yale Journal of International Law, and he also took witness statements and conducted research in Eritrea for the Legal Advisor to the President of Eritrea in connection with Eritrea-Ethiopia Boundary Arbitration before the Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague. From 2003 to 2004, he clerked for Judge Ed Carnes on the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.