Edward T. Schorr

Special Counsel

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New York

P: +1.212.408.2568
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  • Counsel to South Korea engineering company in major construction arbitrations (DFIC, Dubai, ICSID, London)
  • Represented owner of largest retail mall in Manhattan in construction dispute (AAA arbitration, Construction Industry Rules, and related litigation)
  • Representing a Latin American energy company in a dispute with a contractor relating to the construction of oil platforms (ICC, New York)
  • Coordinated preparation and filing of claim by global project finance company against foreign government for termination of power-plant project (ICSID)
  • Represented claimants in Iran-U.S. Claims Tribunal arbitration concerning expropriation of construction project (UNCITRAL Rules)
  • Advising Latin American energy company in joint venture dispute concerning costs associated with offshore oil drilling ‎(ICC, New York)
  • Represented Middle East energy company in long-term LNG contract price reopener (ICC, Geneva)
  • Representing Middle East energy company in an arbitration with a contractor relating to the construction of an offshore gas pipeline (ICC, Middle East)
  • Counsel to European energy company in long-term LNG price reopener arbitration (UNCITRAL Rules)
  • Represented international oil and gas production company in arbitration against a North African petroleum company in relation to the supply of LNG (ICC, Geneva)
  • Counsel to Latin American agri/ethanol company in post-sale dispute with European multinational (ICC, New York)
  • Counsel to prominent Latin American family in major arbitration related to sale of bank
  • Counsel to major energy company in fraud/antitrust and pricing litigation
  • Represented mining company in arbitration against purchaser concerning post-closing accounting adjustments (Ad Hoc arbitration)
  • Counsel to Japanese technology company in dispute concerning patent royalties (Cross-Border Litigation)
  • Represented Japanese energy company in arbitration against a Brazilian counterparty in relation to the sale of carbon credits (ICDR, New York)
  • Counsel to Bahamas Company in defense of shareholder disputes (ICDR arbitrations and US federal court litigations, Bahamian and New York Law)
  • Counsel to Gibraltar company in defense of securities claims brought in U.S. court concerning shareholdings in Russian company
  • Counsel to Russian telecommunication companies in service agreement disputes (UNCITRAL and ICC Rules)
  • Counseling a major U.S. aerospace company in a dispute with an overseas distributor
  • Represented European manufacturer of engine components in licensing dispute against U.S. licensee (AAA arbitration, International Rules)
  • Provided advice to corporate claimants in Iraqi Claims Tribunal proceedings
  • Represented Swiss electronics company in defense of preliminary injunction motion and claims concerning sale of business
  • Represented French manufacturer of aerospace components in breach of contract claim concerning sale of business
  • Represented European cell phone provider in defense of claims brought by terminated manager
  • Represented U.S. and foreign entities in Office of Foreign Assets Control matters
  • Represented telecommunication services wholesalers in action against U.S. cell phone company (AAA arbitration, Complex Commercial Rules)
  • Co-counsel to U.S. consumer products manufacturer in preparation of claims against distributor (ICC Rules)
  • Represented international organization in software development dispute (UNCITRAL Rules)
  • Co-counsel to U.S. Software Company in ownership/intellectual property dispute
  • Represented high net worth individual in fraud case brought against former employee (Litigation and Ad Hoc mediation)
  • Counsel to University in work for hire/intellectual property dispute concerning former researcher and electronics manufacturers
  • Counsel to University in dispute with foreign biotech patent licensee
  • Counsel to banks in failed systems disputes (Litigation and Ad Hoc mediation)
  • Counsel to Hong Kong textile manufacturer/distributor in enforcement of restrictive covenant against former president of U.S. subsidiary (AAA arbitration, Complex Commercial Rules)
  • Represented designer in breach of contract action against joint venture partners (AAA arbitration, Complex Commercial Rules)