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
News 09 Aug. 2021
Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle enters into association with Chevalier Law in Singapore.
Event 23 Apr. 2021
Partner Borzu Sabahi to speak on Damages, Enforcement and Annulment of Arbitral Awards at Executive Training Program hosted by the Government of India and the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade
Event 07 Sep. 2021
Simon Batifort and Andrew Larkin Speak at the European Society of International Law’s 2021 Annual Conference
Client Alert 06 Sep. 2021
Disclosure of Beneficial Ownership in 2021 – Luxembourg Perspectives – Alert 5 of the Series
Partner Elisa Botero Speaks on Panel within Framework of Colombia's 4th National Arbitration Competition
News 30 Aug. 2021
Curtis Returns to SCOTUS in Historic Sequel on the Rights of Citizens in Puerto Rico
News 16 Aug. 2021
Curtis Establishes Presence in Saudi Arabia
News 26 Jul. 2021
Curtis' Private Client Group and Attorneys Recognized in the 2021 Chambers High-Net-Worth Guide.
Client Alert 24 Jun. 2021
U.S. Insight: Update on Virtual Notarization (Executive Order 202.7) During the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic (Updated: June 24, 2021)
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Robert Groot’s practice encompasses a broad range of complex litigation and arbitration matters.
Mr. Groot has experience representing clients in disputes conducted under various arbitration rules, including those of the International Chamber of Commerce, Singapore International Arbitration Centre, and UNCITRAL. He has acted as counsel on construction disputes spanning a wide range of projects. These have included a national highway system, an oil & gas facility, airport terminals, and office building renovations. Mr. Groot has experience with many different forms of construction contracts. In particular, he has handled several cases involving the FIDIC form of contract and has presented for Continuing Legal Education credit on the FIDIC multi-tier dispute resolution procedure.
In law school, Mr. Groot served as a Judicial Intern for The Honorable Nicholas Garaufis of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, as Staff Editor of the Law and Contemporary Problems journal, and was Co-Chair of the Innocence Project Policy Team.
He has been recognized for his efforts to bring equal rights to the residents of Puerto Rico and presented with a resolution of the House of Representatives of Puerto Rico for his efforts in the case United States v. Vaello-Madero.
Duke University School of Law, J.D.
Marlboro College, B.A., Philosophy and Political Science
United States District Court - Eastern District of New York
United States District Court - Southern District of New York
U.S. Court of Appeals - First Circuit
Commercial Disputes - Litigation
News 07 Jun. 2021
Public Interest Organization Highlights Curtis’ Pro Bono Supreme Court Case