Because business is no longer defined by national borders, Gibbs Giden Locher Turner Senet & Wittbrodt LLP has a specific practice group dedicated to assisting clients with their international business needs. Our legal services in this area cover both transactional support and dispute resolution.
The Firm is able to offer its clients a depth of international legal expertise which is unique to Los Angeles and the Southern California region. Our cross-border transaction attorneys have worked in foreign jurisdictions and understand the impact of foreign laws, multilateral and bilateral treaties and international modes of contracting. Gibbs Giden's lawyers regularly work with clients to structure their relationships to attain the maximum mitigation of risk possible while still achieving their business objectives.
Areas where we have assisted clients with their international engagements include:
International arbitration is the predominant method of resolving commercial disputes arising out of cross-border business relationships. Gibbs Giden offers its clients a high level of expertise in this area as one of the few firms in Southern California with extensive international arbitration experience. Our attorneys have acted in disputes brought under a wide range of arbitration rules including those of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), UNCITRAL, the International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR), the Netherlands Arbitration Institute (NAI) and the World Intellectual Property Institute (WIPO). Our international arbitration specialists have acted in matters in key jurisdictions around the world, including Amsterdam, The Hague, Stockholm, Vienna, Geneva, Zurich, Frankfurt, Toronto, Singapore, Abu Dhabi, and in various US States.
Representative International Arbitration Matters
To learn more about international arbitration and the Firm's representative international arbitration matters you can download the full practice profile below:
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