Alison FitzGerald’s practice focuses on international arbitration and international trade and investment. Her arbitration practice includes experience advising and representing clients in commercial and investment treaty disputes under ad hoc and institutional arbitration rules, and in various sectors including energy, mining, chemicals, construction, aerospace, natural resources, and technology and entertainment. She advises clients on dispute planning in connection with new investments and ventures abroad. Ms. FitzGerald also advises and represents clients in domestic litigation arising out of and in connection with arbitration, as well as complex litigation under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Ms. FitzGerald has appeared before the Federal Courts of Canada, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Ontario Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Canada in domestic proceedings. She has also appeared before the Canadian International Trade Tribunal in trade remedy proceedings. She is identified by Who’s Who Legal 2019, 2020 and 2021 as a Future Leader in Arbitration. In 2018, she was appointed by Canada to the NAFTA Chapter 19 roster. Since 2018, she has also regularly authored the Canada chapter on sovereign immunity in Getting the Deal Through.