Arbitration Legal Consultants
Hughes Hubbard & Reed`s lawyers represent clients in arbitration proceedings around the world. We have a team of over 50 lawyers with a history and tradition of excellence that have been recognized nationally and internationally. Our team has experience in a wide range of dispute resolution proceedings, industries and industries. We offer our clients tailor-made solutions based on their needs and the particular transaction or dispute they are handling. Our team is multilingual and many lawyers are qualified to practice in both common law and civil law. We have conducted arbitration proceedings in all parts of the world in accordance with all major arbitration rules and procedures. Post-mergers and acquisitions litigation We obtained an arbitration award of more than €100 million for our client in a CCI arbitration as part of a recovery agreement in a post-mergers and acquisitions dispute involving the telecommunications sector. Leading companies, financial institutions, investors and sovereigns have turned to White & Case for more than 75 years to represent them in high-stakes litigation in international arbitrations. And for good reason. We have been pioneers in this field and have achieved many « firsts » on behalf of our clients. Our practice is recognized as exceptional and we count among our partners 44 of the world`s highest-rated international arbitration practitioners.
Our renowned lawyers have acted as legal counsel in more than two hundred international commercial arbitration, construction and investor-state arbitration proceedings under ICC, ICSID, UNCITRAL, LCIA, CIDR, SIAC, SCC, DIAC, HKIAC, jams, AAA, LCAM, LMAA, CICA, OHADA and other arbitration rules. We provide legal representation for international arbitration under almost all laws and have an excellent track record for previous clients. All of our arbitral lawyers are fluent in English and French, while our team is fluent in other languages, including Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, Arabic, Serbo-Croatian, Czech, Slovak, Greek, German and Russian. Our goal has always been to provide the best value for unparalleled arbitration while resolving any dispute in accordance with the interests of our clients. Our lawyers have dealt with commercial arbitration in some of the world`s leading arbitration tribunals and under all major arbitration regimes, including the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the London Court of Arbitration (LCIA), the American Arbitration Association/International Centre for Dispute Resolution (AAA/ICDR), the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC), the Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC) and numerous ad hoc arbitrations under the UNCITRAL and others. Regulate. They also have experience drafting sophisticated dispute resolution and arbitration clauses for complex contracts that relate to a variety of industries. Litigation over the LNG project We represent INPEX in disputes with icc arbitration over the price of work for an onshore liquefied natural gas (LNG) processing plant that is part of a mega LNG project developed by INPEX. The project is estimated at over $40 billion and is one of the largest and largest natural gas projects in the world.
We represent entrepreneurs in a multi-billion dollar dispute involving several ICC and ICSID arbitrations with the Panama Canal Authority in the context of the $5.5 billion Panama Canal Expansion Project. Several members of our team are qualified to practice law in various jurisdictions around the world in addition to the United States and are familiar with general, civil and international legal principles and their application in an international arbitration environment. Our Visiting International Scholars program brings together lawyers from other countries and cultures among us and expands our international contacts and knowledge of other legal systems. Our lawyers are well trained in the art of using political power to resolve complex cross-border trade and investment disputes. They also understand that resolving a client`s international disputes quickly and cost-effectively isn`t just about resolving a dispute aggressively and intelligently. It deals with early case assessment, mediation and other alternative dispute resolution (ADR), litigation before competent courts and lobbying national governments and multilateral organisations. Our experience covers the range of business relationships in the pharmaceutical industry, including licensing, cooperation, development, distribution, manufacturing and advertising agreements, as well as joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions and other business alliances. Many of our lawyers also sit as arbitrators in pharmaceutical disputes, including a recent multi-billion dollar arbitration by the International Chamber of Commerce in New York between a U.S.
pharmaceutical company and a non-U.S. pharmaceutical company. Our lawyers teach international arbitration, speak at conferences around the world, publish on a range of international arbitration topics and have been recognized by our colleagues as one of the world`s leading practitioners. For example, a recent peer review described one of our arbitration partners as « excellent focus and attention to detail, » while another of our arbitration partners was described in the same review as a « thought leader of the future. » Crowell`s international arbitration team also received special recognition for its « unique case preparation methods that are the best and strictest in the field. » The refereeing team « is an example of teamwork, although it has great people who are able to absorb a huge amount of important technical information. The firm is very well connected with all the major players in the field of arbitration. The team impresses with their excellent attention to detail and tireless follow-up. The firm`s international arbitration lawyers in our offices in Washington, D.C., New York, London and Brussels have advised clients and negotiated arbitration in a variety of languages, across a range of industries and under all major arbitration regimes. Today, we represent clients in proceedings ranging from a few million to billions of dollars and in fee agreements that make sense to them in terms of their business, political or political objectives, as well as the amounts in dispute and the complexity of their disputes. Public and private companies, law firms and regulators must be prepared to handle disputes of all kinds.
Around the world, FTI Consulting`s experienced professionals provide clear, reliable and objective advice – in areas ranging from discovery and investigation to expert testimony and damage quantification – to courts and tribunals, parties to litigation and their legal advisors. Our trusted and experienced experts have a proven track record of international arbitration and dispute resolution consulting. We assist our international clients in handling disputes of all kinds, including claims under public international law, as well as complex commercial and regulatory disputes that require industry-specific knowledge. Hughes Hubbard`s role in commercial arbitration begins with the conclusion of the agreement. We draft dispute resolution provisions tailored to our client and the particular transaction, taking into account the flexibility and adaptability of the arbitration process and its ability to provide a neutral forum for parties of different nationalities. Dispute resolution clauses can include multi-stage procedures (negotiation, mediation and arbitration, if necessary) and even appeal stages in the arbitration itself. Other contractual provisions may concern the language and place of the proceedings, the number of arbitrators, the nature and scope of the exchange of information, the facilitation of precaution, confidentiality, collective proceedings and other matters relevant to the particular transaction and any foreseeable dispute. We represented a real estate developer in an investor-state arbitration in a legal dispute over commercial real estate development and related development contracts. While our practitioners often lecture, teach and write about international arbitration, our first-hand experience as lawyers for international arbitration sets us apart. .