Winston & Strawn has one of the most recognized international arbitration practices in the world. Our international arbitration practice includes attorneys in our Geneva, Paris, Hong Kong, Washington, D.C., Chicago, and New York offices who have participated in international arbitration proceedings under all of the major international arbitration rules.
Winston & Strawn attorneys have handled international arbitration matters worldwide—before tribunals sitting in Geneva, London, Paris, Hong Kong, China, Washington, D.C., New York, Zurich, Stockholm, The Hague, Brussels, Miami, Singapore, and other cities. These matters have ranged from some of the largest and most complex multi-jurisdictional disputes in the world, to mid-sized, straightforward commercial arbitrations, and a variety of mediation proceedings.
Our attorneys also serve as chairs of arbitral tribunals, as party-appointed arbitrators in international arbitrations, and act as sole arbitrators in Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the United States, and are frequent lecturers and authors in the field.
The firm's international arbitration practice has been recognized internationally for its preeminent capabilities and experience. Below are a few of the accolades we have received:
- Listed in The American Lawyer's "Arbitration Scorecard 2011: Top Arbitration Firms."
- Selected as one of the top global law firms serving as arbitration counsel as ranked by The Global Arbitration Review in its "GAR 30" survey. The "GAR 30" firms are selected based on a composite of their scores in three key categories—reputation, work, and experience.
- Ranked among the top 10 global law firms serving as arbitration counsel in the 2009 AmLaw "Arbitration Scorecard."
- Ranked in the first tier of all firms in Legal 500 (2010 Europe edition) for Dispute Resolution in Switzerland.
A number of the firm's attorneys have repeatedly appeared in Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers for Business and in Euromoney's Guide to Experts in Commercial Arbitration.