Background - Practices (Details)

International Dispute Resolution


Speeches & Presentations

  • Mock Arbitration Faculty Member, APEC Workshop On International Investment Agreements, Washington, DC (November 2008). Members: Erica Franzetti and Sobia Haque.
  • "Pathways to Employment in International Law," ABA Section of International Law: George Mason University School of Law, Arlington, VA (October 2008). Speaker: Timothy Foden.
  • "Dispute Resolution in the International Oil & Gas Industry," ICDR and AIPN Conference, Rio de Janeiro (October 20-21, 2008). Speaker: Daniel Vielleville.
  • "Dueling with Dragons - Managing Disputes Wisely for Business Excellence," Lexis Nexis 3rd Annual Conference on Dispute Avoidance and Resolution, Beijing, China (October 13-14, 2008). Speakers: Kimberley Chen Nobles and Michael L. Martinez.
  • "Investment Agreements and Arbitration: a Driver of Reforms or an Assault on Sovereignty," 18th Economic Forum, Krynica, Poland (September 12, 2008). Speaker: Ian A. Laird.
  • "National Treatment Protection under International Investment Treaties," APEC Workshop on International Investment Treaties, Singapore (May 8, 2008). Speaker and Faculty Member: Alexandre de Gramont.
  • "Introduction to Dispute Resolution under Investment Treaties," APEC Workshop on International Investment Treaties, Singapore (May 6, 2008). Speaker and Faculty Member: Alexandre de Gramont.
  • "Second Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference: A Debate and Discussion," Juris Conferences, Washington, D.C. (April 25, 2008). Conference Co-Chair: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Defeating Terrorism with the Law: Civil Anti-Terrorism Litigation in the U.S.," American Association of Jewish Lawyers & Jurists and DC Bar Event, Washington, DC (April 2008). Presenter: Stuart H. Newberger.
  • "Mediation Advocacy: Advanced Techniques and New Developments," ABA Litigation Section (April 2008). Speaker: Laurel Pyke Malson.
  • "International Arbitration in the Americas" ICDR 6th Annual Miami International Arbitration Conference, Miami (April 2008). Moderator: Daniel Vielleville.
  • "Trade Sanctions in a 21st Century Economy: Are They An Appropriate Or Effective Means Of Altering State Behavior?" The 2008 Journal of International Law Symposium, Philadelphia, PA (February 2008). Presenter: Nicole Jenkins.
  • "International Commercial Arbitration in the Middle East North Africa Region," ICDR International Arbitration and Mediation Conference, Washington, D.C. (November 2007). Presenter: Michael L. Martinez.
  • "Investment Treaties and International Law," AIPN/ICC Conference on Dispute Resolution in the International Oil & Gas Business, Paris, France (October 2007). Presenter: Stuart H. Newberger.
  • "The Arbitration Request," Fourth Annual Seminar On International Commercial Arbitration: How To Handle Oil And Gas Industry Cases, American University Washington College of Law, Washington, D.C. (October 9, 2007). Seminar Faculty Member: Ian A. Laird.
  • "Oil and Gas Arbitration," NYSBA International Law and Practice Section Seasonal Meeting, Lima, Peru (September 2007). Presenter: Arif Hyder Ali.
  • "Challenges in Negotiation and Settlements," ABA Litigation Section, National Conference for the Minority Lawyer (June 2007). Speaker: Laurel Pyke Malson.
  • "ADR in Bloom," ABA Dispute Resolution Section (April 2007). Speaker: Laurel Pyke Malson.
  • "Training Program on Investor-State Dispute Resolution," organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Jakarta, Indonesia (May 2006). Presenter: Arif Hyder Ali.
  • "Political Risk and Investment Treaties: Navigating Risk and Managing Expectations Between Investors and Government," Institute of the Americas' Andean Energy Roundtable: Energy and Politics in Ecuador, Bolivia, Colombia & Peru in Quito, Ecuador (April 4, 2006). Speaker: Alexandre de Gramont.