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Eldy Roché is a senior associate in King & Spalding’s International Arbitration practice in the Houston office.  She is dual-qualified in civil law and common law:  She first obtained her Law Degree in Honduras from the Catholic University of Honduras (2005) then a LLM in Comparative Law from the University of Miami (2007) and a JD from Gonzaga University in Spokane Washington (2009).  She also attended The Hague Academy of International Law’s Summer Program on Private International Law (2011). 

Eldy's experience includes representing corporate clients in investor-state, commercial arbitrations, and tort litigation.  She focuses on advising clients on energy, mining, and infrastructure disputes, civil law issues, and international law.  She has experience in disputes involving the governing laws of Ecuador, Venezuela, Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Mexico, The Netherlands, and India.  She represents clients in cases before the International Chamber of Commerce, the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes, as well as in ad hoc cases under the UNCITRAL Rules. Before joining King & Spalding, she was a member of the global disputes practice at a large international law firm. She also served as a Law Extern in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington (2009) and worked as an escribiente at the Court of Appeals in San Pedro Sula, Honduras (2002-2005). 

Publications

  • Co-Author, “The Breadth and Complexity of the International Energy Industry,” GAR- The Guide to Energy Arbitration 2015

Recognition

  • CALI Award in Evidence, 2008
  • SBA, Outstanding Public Service Award, 2008
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J.D., Gonzaga University School of Law

LL.M., University of Miami School of Law

District of Columbia

Florida

Honduras

Texas

Spanish

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Credentials

J.D., Gonzaga University School of Law

LL.M., University of Miami School of Law

District of Columbia

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Honduras

Texas

Spanish

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