Miami Partner Ryan Reetz has been ranked by Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration 2018. In addition, New York Counsel Emma Lindsay, London Counsel Maria Gritsenko and Associate Claire Morel de Westgaver each have been ranked as a “Future Leader.” Since 1996, Who's Who Legal has identified the foremost legal practitioners in multiple areas of business law. In total, this site features more than 17,000 of the world's leading private practice lawyers from over 100 national jurisdictions
Reetz is based in Miami and represents clients as trial counsel in international and domestic commercial and regulatory disputes. His international disputes practice focuses on cases involving one or more foreign companies, persons or governments, as well as disputes involving other interests of foreign countries, such as enforcement of foreign judgments or arbitral awards, international discovery and service of process abroad. His practice also includes class actions, complex commercial litigation and regulatory matters. In addition to acting as counsel, he has served as an arbitrator in international commercial disputes.
Lindsay leads the firm’s International Arbitration Team in New York. She acts as counsel in international commercial and investment treaty arbitrations on behalf of corporations, sovereigns and individuals operating across a wide range of industries, including energy, infrastructure, insurance, pharmaceuticals, tourism, hospitality and financial services. Lindsay also appears in U.S. federal and state courts in international litigation matters. Her experience spans disputes involving the Americas, Africa, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. In addition to her work as counsel, Lindsay sits as an arbitrator.
Gritsenko is based in London and focuses her practice in international arbitration and litigation. She has extensive international experience having spent several years with leading dispute resolution practices in London, Paris and Washington, D.C. Gritsenko’s experience includes bilateral and multilateral investment treaties arbitration, international commercial arbitration under a variety of rules, commercial litigation before the U.S. and English courts, and coordination of international and local dispute resolution proceedings in multiple fora. She also has assisted clients with corporate investigations under the FCPA. Her working languages include English, French and Russian
Morel de Westgaver is based in London where she has been practicing international arbitration for ten years, as counsel, advocate and more recently as arbitrator. She has particular experience of disputes relating to joint ventures, licenses, cross-border sale or service agreements, investments and human rights, as well as disputes comprising multiple sets of proceedings. She has represented clients in proceedings conducted under the rules of the LCIA, ICC, AAA/ICDR, SCC and UNCITRAL and involving the laws of England & Wales, New York, France, Sweden, Belgium, China, Qatar, Pakistan, Romania, Saint Lucia and Cyprus. Her practice covers industries such as IT, Media, IP, hospitality, commodities, sport and defence. Morel de Westgaver is one of the Co-chairs of YAWP (Young Arbitral Women Practitioners) and she sits on the Steering Committee of CEPANI 40 and the Steering Committee of the Young Practitioners’ group of the Silicon Valley Arbitration and Mediation Center (SVAMC).