Speaker

Natalie MORRIS-SHARMA

Rapporteur

UNCITRAL Working Group III

Government Legal Counsel

Attorney-General’s Chambers, Singapore

Ms Morris-Sharma is Deputy Senior State Counsel in the international law department of Singapore’s Attorney-General’s Chambers. Prior to this, she served in various capacities, including Director of the International Legal Division of Singapore’s Ministry of Law and Legal Advisor to Singapore’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations. Ms Morris-Sharma has participated in and led several bilateral and multilateral negotiations. Amongst her roles at the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) were Chairperson of the Working Group that developed the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation (the Convention), Vice-Chairperson of the 50th UNCITRAL Commission session, as well as rapporteur to the UNCITRAL Working Group on Investor-State Dispute Settlement Reform. Ms Morris-Sharma has published on topics such as the Convention, investor-State dispute settlement, law of the sea, and the work of the International Law Commission.