Kathryn Khamsi


Kathryn Khamsi is a partner in the Paris office of Three Crowns. She acts for states and corporate clients in all types of disputes – including investment treaty, commercial and state-to-state – with a particular emphasis on the energy and natural resource sectors. Prior to her career in international arbitration, Kathryn was a Legal Advisor to the Prime Minister of East Timor (Timor-Leste), coordinating East Timor’s negotiations with Australia over maritime boundaries and the drafting of a new regime for petroleum investments. She also worked for the International Development Law Organization in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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Emissions Trading: As COP26 is delayed by COVID-19, some thoughts on the international linking of domestic schemes

Introduction Last month, the COP26 UN climate change conference set to take place in Glasgow in November 2020 was postponed due to COVID-19.  One consequence: agreement on the rules for a global emissions trading scheme under Article 6 of the Paris Agreement will be deferred again, to at least 2021.  As agreement…

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