Hagit Muriel Elul is Co-Chair of Hughes Hubbard's International Arbitration practice group and is a New York-based partner. She practices in the area of high-stakes business disputes involving energy, pharmaceutical, intellectual property, construction and professional services. Her clients are based globally in Europe, Asia and Latin America among other places.
Her experience handling billion-dollar-plus commercial disputes has earned her recognition in multiple publications as a leading practitioner of international arbitration and dispute resolution including Legal 500, Who’s Who International Arbitration World’s Leading Women in Business Law, Latin Lawyer 250, Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Experts in Commercial Arbitration, and Global Arbitration Review.
Hagit sits as an arbitrator regularly and frequently writes and lectures on topics related to international arbitration and litigation. She is chair of the Arbitration Committee of the International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution (CPR) and an Executive Board Member of the New York International Arbitration Center.
After graduating cum laude from Columbia Law School, Hagit clerked for the United States District Court.