Baker & McKenzie defined the global law firm in the 20th century, and we are redefining it to meet the challenges of the global economy in the 21st. We bring to matters the instinctively global perspective and deep market knowledge and insights of more than 11,000 people in 77 offices worldwide. We have a distinctive global way of thinking, working and behaving – ‘fluency’ – across borders, issues and practices. We understand the challenges of the global economy because we have been at the forefront of its evolution. Since 1949, we have advised leading corporations on the issues of today’s integrated world market.
Charles River Associates (CRA) provides independent economic and financial analysis of litigation matters; guides businesses through critical strategic issues to become more profitable; and advises governments and regulatory agencies on the economic impact of policies and regulations. Clients depend on us for rigorous, fact-based analysis, deep knowledge of multiple industries, and objective, tailored solutions to complex problems. Headquartered in Boston, the firm has offices internationally.
Forensic Risk Alliance (FRA) is a global market leader working with clients to identify, analyse and mitigate the risks associated with international regulatory compliance obligations, litigation, internal and external multijurisdictional investigations. We operate purely in the forensic space and generally have no conflicts. We have extensive cross-sector and cross-border experience and scalability anywhere in the world. Our globally integrated teams have worked in more than 75 countries across both developed economies and emerging markets. We offer extensive data privacy and protection and jurisdiction-specific experience, such as with blocking statutes, banking secrecy, commercial secrecy, security risks, state-sponsored and other hacking, and excessive data retention.
FTI Consulting LLP is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political and regulatory, reputational and transactional. Individually, each practice is a leader in its specific field, staffed with experts recognised for the depth of their knowledge and a track record of making an impact. Collectively, FTI Consulting offers a comprehensive suite of services designed to assist clients across the business cycle – from proactive risk management to the ability to respond rapidly to unexpected events and dynamic environments.
The International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR) is the international division of the American Arbitration Association (AAA), providing services to individuals and organisations around the world who wish to resolve conflicts out of court. A leader in the field of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), the ICDR administers cases from initiation to closing, from more than 90 countries. With a multilingual staff and a worldwide panel of independent arbitrators and mediators, the ICDR manages the process through arbitration or mediation until completion. A particular specialty of the ICDR is handling large international disputes.
Shook, Hardy & Bacon’s reputation as an international powerhouse is founded on longstanding collaborations with industry leaders in science, health and technology. In addition to fielding the largest product liability practice in the world, Shook promotes the interests of clients in business and employment litigation, intellectual property disputes and corporate transactions. Working at the intersection of litigation, regulation and public policy, Shook attorneys stay ahead of emerging issues to help companies execute their long-term objectives.
Vavrovsky Heine Marth is a business law firm with offices in Vienna and Salzburg. Founded in 2014, the firm’s core areas of expertise are controversy and real estate and, at the Salzburg office, insolvency and restructuring, as well as private clients. In controversy, Vavrovsky Heine Marth supports clients in conflict prevention as well as conflict management and represents them before national and international courts and arbitral tribunals. The firm’s main areas of expertise include insurance and reinsurance law, M&A, corporate and commercial, capital markets, banking, competition law, IP, IT and media law, as well as real estate and construction-related disputes.
The BVI International Arbitration Centre (BVI IAC), an independent not-for-profit institution, was established to meet the demands of the international business community for a neutral, impartial, efficient and reliable dispute resolution institution in the BVI. A well run and well equipped ‘state of the art’ centre, together with the acknowledged quality of the BVI legal framework and the stable political environment offered by a British Overseas territory, has enabled the BVI rapidly to become a leading arbitration hub in the Caribbean, Latin America and beyond.
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) is a leading professional membership organisation representing the interests of alternative dispute practitioners worldwide. With over 15,000 members located in more than 130 countries, CIArb supports the global promotion, facilitation and development of all forms of private dispute resolution. In addition to providing education and training for arbitrators, mediators and adjudicators, the organisation acts as an international centre for practitioners, policymakers, academics and those in business concerned with the cost-effective and early settlement of disputes. As a not-for-profit, UK registered charity, CIArb works in the public interest through an international network of 38 branches.
Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) is the foremost venue for alternative dispute resolution in Asia. Specialising in arbitration, mediation, adjudication and domain name dispute resolution, HKIAC maintains one of the largest commercial caseloads in the Asia-Pacific region, having handled over 10,000 commercial cases since its establishment in 1985. HKIAC is ranked among the top five arbitral institutions worldwide. HKIAC’s Administered Arbitration Rules have introduced innovative provisions that can be strategically used to control costs and increase efficiency for users.
The New York International Arbitration Center (NYIAC) is a premier centre founded in 2013 to advance, strengthen and promote the conduct of international arbitration in New York and to keep New York at the forefront of international arbitration among the legal, judicial, academic and business communities. NYIAC offers world-class hearing space and develops programmes and materials about international arbitration in New York, the application of New York law in international arbitration, and the recognition, enforcement and implementation in New York of arbitral awards.
Akinci Law Office
Al Tamimi & Co.
Alston & Bird
American Arbitration Association (AAA)
Ashton Barnes Tee, Advocates and Notaries Public
Association for International Arbitration
Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (ACICA)
Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD)
Baker & McKenzie
Berkeley Research Group, LLC
Bird & Bird
Blackrock Expert Services
BVI International Arbitration Centre (BVI IAC)
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Center for Dispute Resolution
Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution
Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR)
Charles River Associates (CRA)
Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)
Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx)
Clyde & Co
Conyers Dill & Pearman
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
DIFC-LCIA Arbitration Centre
Duff & Phelps
Enyo Law LLP
Epstein Becker & Green, P.C.
Fenwick & West LLP
FLV & Associés
Forensic Risk Alliance (FRA)
Freeborn & Peters LLP
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
GlassRatner Advisory & Capital Group LLC
Grant Thornton UK LLP
Green, Griffith & Borg-Breen LLP
Harrison Pensa LLP
Haynes and Boone
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Hoffmann • Eitle
Holman Fenwick Willan
Holwell Shuster & Goldberg
Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC)
Humphries Kerstetter LLP
ICC International Court of Arbitration
IMF Bentham Limited
Ince & Co LLP
InspIR Group LLC
International Center for Compassionate Organizations (ICCO)
International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR)
Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman LLP
Keating Muething & Klekamp
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
Kevin P McElcheran Professional Corporation
King & Wood Mallesons
Kirkland & Ellis
Labaton Sucharow LLP
LCIA-MIAC Arbitration Centre
Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
Mishcon de Reya
NERA Economic Consulting
New York International Arbitration Center (NYIAC)
Parker, Hudson, Rainer & Dobbs LLP
Peter Yuen & Associates
Prager Dreifuss Ltd.
Rivkin Radler LLP
Robert Half Legal
Ropes & Gray
Santa Clara University
SCA ONTIER LLP
Schellenberg Wittmer Ltd.
Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney, Ltd.
Shook, Hardy & Bacon
Simmons & Simmons
Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC)
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C.
Stevens & Bolton LLP
Stout Risius Ross (SRR)
Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, P.C.
Tucker Ellis LLP
University of Nottingham
University of Westminster
Vavrovsky Heine Marth
Von Wobeser y Sierra, S.C.
Walker Morris LLP
White and Williams LLP
Winston & Strawn LLP
Woodsford Litigation Funding
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)