Sarra Saïdi is a Barrister and Solicitor in Ontario and a qualified lawyer in Paris. She is an associate at the firm’s Paris office and a member of the Complex Commercial Litigation and International Arbitration practice group.
She advises and acts for French and international companies in the pre-litigation and litigation stages of their disputes.
Sarra has experience as counsel in commercial arbitration conducted under the ICC, LCIA and UNCITRAL arbitration rules. Her practice covers a range of industries including energy, telecommunications and mining.
Sarra has an experience in sports law and in the esports industry. As part of her pro bono activities, she assists athletes in their disputes with their sports federations (doping infractions, contractual disputes, non-selection appeals, and disciplinary proceedings).
Prior to joining K&L Gates, Sarra Saïdi has been trained in several French and international law firms in commercial litigation, insurance law, and international arbitration. During her experiences, Sarra has been involved in the energy, telecommunications and mining sectors, particularly in Africa.
She has gained experience at the ICC Secretariat and also worked in the legal department of a world leader in the ophthalmic lens industry.