News 19 Dec. 2019
Curtis Wins in London for Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria
News 18 Apr. 2016
Curtis gains recognition in new Africa publication
News 26 Feb. 2020
Curtis Secures Comprehensive Victory for the Republic of Kazakhstan’s Committee of Roads
News 24 Jan. 2020
Curtis defeats $400 million investment treaty claim brought against India
Client Alert 03 Apr. 2020
EU Insight: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) – Regulatory Measures and Announcements
Client Alert 02 Apr. 2020
UK Insight: COVID-19 Business Financing Facilities: Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) & Covid Corporate Financing Facility (CCFF)
Client Alert 26 Mar. 2020
Mexico Insight: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Legal Implications
News 18 Dec. 2019
Six Curtis Partners Featured in Who's Who Legal - Arbitration 2020
Event 31 Jan. 2020
Partner Antonia Birt Speaks at 5th Annual GAR Live Abu Dhabi
Publications 15 Jan. 2020
Antonia Birt publishes IBA Arbitration Country Guide for the UAE
Client Alert 27 Mar. 2020
U.S. Insight: Data Security and Protection in the New Work-From-Home Regime During Coronavirus/COVID-19
Client Alert 24 Mar. 2020
U.S. Insight (Coronavirus/ COVID-19): Force Majeure under New York Law
Client Alert 06 Apr. 2020
U.S. Insight: Update on Virtual Notarization (Executive Order 202.7) During the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic
Curtis represents domestic and international clients in arbitral tribunals in venues throughout the world. The firm has particular experience in cross-border disputes, frequently representing clients in arbitrations under the auspices of ICC, ICSID, AAA, LCIA and SIAC rules as well as ad hoc commercial arbitrations.
Curtis’ International arbitration group includes experienced litigators as well as attorneys experienced in international corporate commercial transactions who bring an understanding of deal-making and the sources of disputes. Our commercial arbitration team spans many of our offices, with centers in New York, London, Paris, Milan, Mexico City, Dubai and Muscat.
Clients benefit from Curtis attorneys’ decades of experience in representing clients involved in complex commercial arbitrations. The firm is notable for the international flavor of its disputes practice, frequently representing domestic and international clients in arbitrations under diverse international arbitration rules. These include International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), American Arbitration Association (AAA) and London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) rules, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) as well as ad hoc commercial arbitrations.
Clients range from sovereigns and sovereign-owned entities to Fortune 500 companies, startups and individuals across every major business sector, including accounting, banking and other financial services, energy, commodities, manufacturing and distribution, transportation, technology, pharmaceuticals, life sciences, telecommunications, tourism and real estate. We have represented clients on a broad range of subject matters, including breach of contract, fraud, antitrust, business torts, defamation, and intellectual property.
Partners of the firm are active participants in various international arbitration organizations and serve or have served on various ICC committees and task forces in France, Mexico and the U.S. These include the Task Force on the Revision of the ICC Rules of Arbitration, the ICC Mediation Rules, the ICC Rules for Expertise and the ICC Dispute Board Rules. One of our partners also served two terms as Chairman of the ICC Commission on Arbitration.
George Kahale III
Peter M. Wolrich
Commercial Disputes - Litigation
Mexico Insight: COVID-19 (Coronavirus) / Extraordinary Measures for Addressing the ‘Force Majeure’ Emergency Health Situation Caused by the SARS-CoV2 Virus
Client Alert 31 Mar. 2020
U.S. Insight: New York Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order and its Impact on Court-and Rule-Based Deadlines during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Crisis
"Very well informed and active in the arbitration sphere."
Amongst "the best international arbitration practices in the world."
Chambers Global 2019
"...acts for sovereign and commercial clients...in bilateral investment treaty and investor-state international arbitration."
Legal 500 UK Public International Law 2020
"Curtis represents clients from both the public and private sectors and is very active in both commercial and investor-state arbitration."
Leaders League 2019