A path to resolution of contract disputes
Both in the United States and internationally, Foley Hoag’s commercial arbitration practice represents clients, including States, State-owned and private entities, individuals, and not-for-profit institutions in a wide variety of contractual disputes, including those involving construction, agribusiness, intellectual property and conventional and renewable energy.
Foley Hoag’s international commercial arbitration practice, led by Daniel Schimmel
together with Christina Hioureas
and Stephen Younger
in the New York office, advises clients in a wide variety of contractual disputes, including those involving construction and infrastructure projects, life sciences, agribusiness, aviation, financial services, intellectual property, oil and gas, and clean energy. John A. Shope
, in the firm’s Boston office, leads the domestic arbitration practice.
Our multilingual team has acted under the rules of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), American Arbitration Association, International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR), London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC), JAMS, International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution (CPR), the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), SIAC, the World Bank’s International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), and Swiss Rules. We also handle cases administered by the Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague (PCA), the Paris Center for Mediation and Arbitration (CMAP), and the Singapore International Arbitration Center.
We have handled cases seated in Bangladesh, Cyprus, Greece, France, Israel, Liechtenstein, Panama, the Netherlands, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and across the United States, applying the laws of Bangladesh, Chile, Cyprus, England & Wales, Liechtenstein, France, Ghana, Greece, India, Israel, the Netherlands, Peru, Switzerland, Sweden, and various different U.S. States (including California, Delaware, Florida, New York, Washington, D.C., Texas, among others).
Many of our attorneys frequently serve as presiding, sole, emergency co-arbitrators, and appellate arbitrators in complex international and domestic arbitration disputes in a variety of sectors under ICSID, ICC, ICDR, AAA, LCIA, UNCITRAL, Swiss Rules, CPR, SIAC, FINRA and other rules.