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 24 Jan. 2020
Curtis defeats $400 million investment treaty claim brought against India
Event 02 Oct. 2019
Claudia Frutos-Peterson and Borzu Sabahi Lead ILI Advanced International Arbitration Training Sessions for the Philippines Office of Solicitor General
News 04 Dec. 2019
Curtis advises TIM S.p.A. on €240 million sale of its stake in Persidera, a leading digital terrestrial television signal company
Partner Simon Batifort Speaks at Arbitration Training Workshop Organized by the Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic and Young ICCA
News 18 Dec. 2019
Six Curtis Partners Featured in Who's Who Legal - Arbitration 2020
Event 04 Dec. 2019
New York Partner Eduardo A. Cukier Presented at the Latin Lawyer Live 4th Annual Tax Conference
Publications 15 Jan. 2020
Antonia Birt publishes IBA Arbitration Country Guide for the UAE
Event 19 Nov. 2019
Partners Hermann Ferré and Antonia Birt teach at International Arbitration Seminar in Abu Dhabi
Client Alert 13 Jan. 2020
U.S. District Court Vacates $2 Million Penalty Imposed by OFAC on Exxon Mobil
Publications 07 Jan. 2020
Claudia Frutos-Peterson, Simon Batifort, and Marat Umerov Author Chapters in "The ICSID Convention, Regulations and Rules: A Practical Commentary"
Event 28 Jan. 2020
Associate Jadranka Jakovcic to speak at NYCLA’s panel discussion on Career Opportunities
News 28 Jan. 2020
Curtis represents Dos Toros in the sale of the company to Chop’t Creative Salad Company.
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
News 06 Dec. 2019
Curtis Strengthens U.S. Disputes Practice with Two New Litigation Partners
Event 13 Nov. 2019
Partner Claudia Frutos-Peterson Speaks at American University Washington College of Law Symposium on Salient Issues in International Commercial Arbitration
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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