Full Name
Ariel Trajtenberg
Job Title
Senior Counsel
Bechtel Global Corporation
Speaker Bio
Ariel is Senior Counsel for Litigation and Claims at Bechtel, a global construction, engineering, and project management company. In this role, she is responsible for managing complex commercial and construction disputes for Bechtel worldwide, both at the corporate level and for each of the global business units.

Previously, Ariel worked at the international law firm Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP, where her practice focused on commercial litigation, including securities, contract, and other commercial disputes, as well as international arbitration. Before joining Quinn Emanuel, Ariel clerked for Judge James I. Cohn in the Southern District of Florida.

Ariel is an active member of the Board of Directors for The George Washington University Law School Alumni Association and of the Associate Board of the Anti-Defamation League in Washington, D.C. She holds a B.A. and a J.D. from The George Washington University. Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, she now lives in North Bethesda, Maryland with her husband and two young daughters.
Ariel Trajtenberg