Tafadzwa  Pasipanodya CLE Attorney

Tafadzwa Pasipanodya


Foley Hoag LLP

Tafadzwa Pasipanodya is a partner in Foley Hoag’s international litigation and arbitration department and co-chair of its Africa practice. She has represented sovereign States in over 30 disputes concerning international law. Many of these are investor-state arbitrations concerning natural resources, mining, the environment, infrastructure, and health policy under the rules of UNCITRAL, ICSID, the ICSID Additional Facility, and the ICC. Others are disputes between States concerning human rights, environmental rights, territorial claims and maritime delimitations before the ICJ, UNCLOS tribunals, and other fora. In addition, Tafadzwa represents foreign sovereign States in their disputes in U.S. courts and advises them in the negotiation of public private partnership contracts.

She has been recognized by Latinvex as one of its Top 50 Rising Legal Stars in Latin America and recommended in the 2018 edition of Legal 500: USA for her dispute resolution expertise.