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Norton Rose Fulbright
FULBRIGHT TOWER
1301 MCKINNEY, SUITE 5100
HOUSTON, TX 77010-3095
United States

Work Department

Arbitration

Career

https://www.nortonrosefulbright.com/en-us/people/7373

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Dispute resolution > International arbitration

Headed by Houston-based practice co-head Mark BakerNorton Rose Fulbright US LLP is ‘a powerful force‘ in oil and gas arbitration. In particular, the group is noted for its special ability to ‘cross-over seamlessly on civil court litigation, arbitration and regulatory issues‘. The practice group advised a mining company on enforcement proceedings against the Republic of Venezuela, which brought together a multi-jurisdictional team led by Washington DC based co-head Matthew H Kirtland. In the Houston office, Kevin O’Gorman is described as ‘the power behind the throne‘ and senior associate Denton Nichols is also recommended.

United States > Dispute resolution > International litigation

The ‘excellent‘ team at Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP has ‘deep expertise of the field‘ and has over 80 litigators in New York, many of whom handle complex cross-border matters. The team is representing a sovereign body with multiple enforcement proceedings in the United States arising from an foreign arbitral award involving a dispute in the energy sector. The firm also advised a former bank executive on criminal and enforcement proceedings brought by the DOJ, the SEC and the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority concerning securities fraud. Houston-based Gerard G Pecht leads the global dispute resolution and litigation practice, while Richard S Krumholz in Dallas leads the US group. Also recommended in Houston are Mark Baker and Kevin O’Gorman.