Experience

  • Commercial Litigation

    • Westfield in defending against contract and fiduciary duty claims seeking damages in excess of $3 billion relating to past and future acquisitions of major shopping malls.
    • An affiliate of Christie's, Inc. in the City of Detroit bankruptcy court proceedings.
    • A European energy company in defending against garnishment proceedings seeking enforcement of a multi-billion dollar award.
  • International Arbitration

    • The manager and majority member of an investment management company in arbitration and mediation proceedings.
    • Overseas Private Investment Corporation, winning dismissal of multi-million dollar insurance coverage claim in AAA arbitration and an award of client’s costs and fees.
    • A major insurance company seeking to enforce contract rights related to a $5 billion M&A transaction in an ICC arbitration.
    • A U.S. apparel company in a Netherlands Arbitration Institute proceeding arising from the expiration of a distribution agreement.

Education

  • New York University School of Law, 2004, J.D.
  • Yale University, 2000, B.A.