Debevoise Partner Catherine Amirfar Discusses Damages in International Arbitration at Fordham University

1 November 2018

Debevoise partner Catherine Amirfar will moderate a panel discussion on damages in international arbitration at Fordham University’s Annual Conference on International Arbitration Mediation. The panel will address the new damages web app to be released by the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA) and The American Society of International Law (ASIL). Ms. Amirfar is co-chair of the ICCA-ACIL Task Force on Damages.

Ms. Amirfar is a litigation partner in the International Dispute Resolution Group and Co-Chair of the firm’s Public International Law Group. Her practice focuses on international commercial and treaty arbitration, international and complex commercial litigation and public international law.

The Debevoise International Dispute Resolution Group is a global leader with an extraordinary win record that has racked up some of the largest awards in the world for its clients. Lawyers in the practice handle a broad range of matters, including international commercial and treaty arbitration, public international law and complex commercial litigation. Just as diverse is its industry experience, which spans energy and natural resources, manufacturing, mining, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, and many others.

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