Representative Matters

International Investment Arbitration

  • Represented a Barbadian investor in an ICSID arbitration against the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela pursuant to the Barbados-Venezuela Bilateral Investment Treaty arising from the expropriation of automotive sector investments
  • Represented a Barbadian investor in an ICSID arbitration against the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela pursuant to the Barbados-Venezuela Bilateral Investment Treaty arising from the expropriation of hospitality sector investments
  • Represented a Spanish investor in an ICSID arbitration against the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela pursuant to the Spain-Venezuela Bilateral Investment Treaty arising from the expropriation of financial sector investments

International Commercial Arbitration

  • Represented a government agency of a Central American state in an ICC arbitration against a global construction company arising from disputed ownership interests in power generation facilities and related construction defects
  • Represented an Asia-based global construction company in an ad hoc arbitration under the UNCITRAL Rules involving the construction of a power plant in Latin America
  • Represented a US defense contractor in an ad hoc arbitration under the UNCITRAL Rules against a South American sovereign arising from breach of contract and related claims
  • Represented an Ecuador-based investment conglomerate in ICDR arbitration and post-award enforcement challenge in a dispute arising from a challenged stock purchase agreement
  • Represented a Venezuelan construction firm in a ICC arbitration arising from breach of contract against an Asia-based engineering firm

Commercial and International Litigation

  • Represented a consortium of non-US insurers in coverage action involving parallel proceedings in the UK arising from a dispute concerning allegedly defective cruise ship engines
  • Represented an Ecuador-based airline before New York state courts in contract dispute arising from lease of multiple aircraft from US-based aircraft sub-lessors
  • Advised a Central American government following the suspension of loan payments by an international financial institution
  • Represented an industry-leading aircraft engines and spares support company in a breach of contract dispute with an international airline
  • Represented an international shipping conglomerate in a pre-action 28 USC § 1782 proceedings to solicit discovery in aid of prospective foreign proceedings in France