Hagit Muriel Elul is Co-Chair of Hughes Hubbard’s Arbitration practice group and is a New York-based partner practicing in the fields of business dispute resolution. She handles high-stakes international arbitration and cross-border litigation involving pharmaceutical, intellectual property, energy, construction and commercial contracts. Her clients are based globally in Asia, Europe, and Latin America.
Hagit’s experience handling complex international arbitrations has earned her recognition as a leading practitioner of commercial dispute resolution, with sources noting that Hagit ‘thinks ten steps ahead’ and ‘combines exceptional command of forensic detail, with first-class presentation and cross-examination skills.’
Hagit sits as an arbitrator regularly and frequently writes and lectures on topics related to international business disputes. She is chair of the Arbitration Committee of the International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution (CPR) and a founding 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, New Mexico.