News 24 Jun. 2021
Curtis successfully defends foreign states' procedural privileges in the UK Supreme Court
News 23 Jun. 2021
Ibrahim Elsadig joins Curtis as Partner in Dubai
Client Alert 24 Feb. 2022
EU, UK, Japan and Australia Impose Sanctions on Russia
News 09 Aug. 2021
Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle enters into association with Chevalier Law in Singapore.
News 06 May. 2022
Curtis Advises Terna Group on the Sale of its Latin America Power Transmission Assets to CDPQ
Publications 05 May. 2022
Marie-Claire Argac, Simon Batifort, and Cyprien Mathié share highlights from “Affaires d’Etats: Practical Considerations When Defending States in International Arbitration” on Kluwer Arbitration Blog
Event 26 Apr. 2022
Claudia Frutos-Peterson Speaks at CAI Costa Rica’s 13th Congress of International Arbitration
News 21 Apr. 2022
SCOTUS Upholds U.S. Colonialism under the U.S. Constitution
Client Alert 23 Mar. 2022
The Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC) has launched the DIAC Arbitration Rules 2022
Event 22 Nov. 2021
Partner Antonia Birt spoke at ADGMAC and AIAC Webinar Series: Webinar 5 - Disputes in Fintech and Complex Technology in MESEA
News 19 May. 2022
Eliot Lauer’s and Juan Perla’s Tenth Circuit Arguments Featured on Audio Arguendo Podcast
News 16 May. 2022
Curtis Files SCOTUS Amicus Brief for Ohio Justice & Policy Center in Prisoners’ Rights Case
Client Alert 21 Apr. 2022
New Laws Targeting Assets of Russian Oligarchs: The U.S. Announces Task Force KleptoCapture and the Kleptocracy Asset Recovery Rewards Program
Client Alert 19 Apr. 2022
U.S. President Biden Expands Export Controls Imposed on Russia and Belarus
Client Alert 24 Jun. 2021
Update on Virtual Notarization (Executive Order 202.7) During the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic (Updated: June 24, 2021) — U.S. Insight
Update on Virtual Witnessing (New York Executive Order 202.14) During The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic (Updated: June 24, 2021) — U.S. Insight
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Highly regarded for his extensive experience representing clients in complex, high-profile international disputes, Justin Jacinto’s experience also extends to advising clients on anti-corruption and asset recovery, infrastructure investment, and environmental policy and management matters.
Mr. Jacinto has been active for over a decade in representing clients in international disputes, including in investment treaty arbitrations, international commercial arbitrations, and public international law proceedings. He has served as counsel to states, sovereign wealth funds, national oil corporations, central banks, and private companies in arbitrations under ad hoc and institutional arbitration rules, including those of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), and the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), as well as in related litigation proceedings. His experience spans a wide range of sectors, including oil and gas, mining, banking and financial services, telecommunications, and transport. He has also handled some of the highest profile international tax disputes.
Mr. Jacinto advises clients, particularly sovereign entities, on anti-corruption and asset recovery matters. His experience includes supporting broad initiatives to improve governance and fight bribery and corruption, including by developing effective asset recovery programs, as well as targeted efforts to locate and recover assets, including by assisting with mutual legal assistance and litigation proceedings.
Mr. Jacinto has experience with infrastructure project matters, particularly project finance, joint ventures, and concession and licensing arrangements. In addition to advising on negotiating contracts and resolving disputes, Mr. Jacinto has experience assisting with compliance with environmental laws and regulations and climate change and hazardous waste initiatives.
Previously, Mr. Jacinto worked in the World Bank’s Latin America & Caribbean department, where he focused on infrastructure investment and environmental policy and management. He has also been a guest scholar at the Brookings Institution, an assistant to a U.S. Congressman, and a White House intern, and served on the Board of Directors of Results for Development, an international development-focused non-profit organization. Additionally, he is an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University Law Center and a widely published writer on a number of legal topics.
Commercial Disputes - Arbitration
Energy (Oil & Gas)
Event 23 Mar. 2021
Five Curtis Attorneys Featured at ASIL 2021 Annual Meeting
News 24 Jun. 2020
Curtis defeats second treaty claim brought against Kuwait