Adrianne’s practice encompasses international arbitration and commercial litigation, sanctions, and CFIUS counseling. She developed her international arbitration practice in Europe and is now resident in Washington, DC.
Adrianne is experienced in all phases of dispute resolution, from case assessment and discovery, to motions practice, trial preparation, and hearings before arbitration and administrative panels. She has represented government contractors, energy companies, and other major commercial concerns in disputes involving services, construction, and other projects in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.
Adrianne’s practice draws upon her experience inside Washington’s policy-making community. She has served as a special assistant to high-level Defense officials, as a member of the staff for a U.S. Senator, and as a national security analyst at the Brookings Institution and
the Congressional Research Service. Adrianne is an active member of Vinson & Elkins’ Pro Bono and Community Outreach committees, as well as the firm’s Women’s Career Development Council. She also serves as a Member of the Board of Gifts for the Homeless, a prominent Washington area charity.