Our firm has broad experience handling complex commercial international arbitration and domestic arbitration matters involving claims of hundreds of millions of dollars in damages in various jurisdictions including London, Moscow, New York, Philadelphia, Stockholm and Zurich. These cases have required lawyers fluent in various languages, including English and Russian, and have involved the preparation of witness statements, expert legal opinions, and expert damage reports.
Recently, the firm:
- Successfully represented an individual in the recovery of $2.2 million in damages for the defendants’ breach of an oral agreement to form and operate a joint venture in the financial industry. Marks & Sokolov obtained an arbitration award in favor the client and the opposing claims were dismissed with prejudice. Marks & Sokolov also recovered attorney fees and costs of litigation.
- Successfully represented a respondent in an ICC arbitration in Geneva involving a breach of contract claim for over $1 mln. brought by a Russian coal supplier against US broker/distributor. The tribunal of three arbitrators held that the claim was brought by an improper claimant and dismissed it.