Experience

    • Pernod Ricard, in obtaining dismissal of ownership claims filed by a Russian Federation entity related to the Stolichnaya trademark.
    • A medical device manufacturer in an arbitration arising from an acquisition.
    • A major global insurer in a purported class action arising from its acquisition of certain lines of business from an insurer in receivership.
    • Several life insurers and other clients on regulatory and other matters in the insolvency of other insurance companies.
    • Several private equity funds, a major property and casualty insurance company, and other companies and organizations in compliance with U.S. economic sanctions regulations advice.
    • A major U.S. industrial corporation with OFAC licensing and compliance issues arising from an overseas acquisition.
    • Pernod Ricard and Cubaexport in litigation and other matters related to the United States embargo of Cuba.
    • A subsidiary of GOL Airlines in U.S. litigation to enforce a Brazilian arbitral award in a dispute arising from an acquisition.
    • Ambev S.A. in the arbitration of a contractual dispute and other matters.

Education

  • Yale Law School, 1990, J.D.
  • Princeton University, 1987, A.B.

Languages

  • English