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Baker McKenzie LLP
700 LOUISIANA
SUITE 3000
HOUSTON, TX 77002
United States

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United States > Dispute resolution > International arbitration

Baker McKenzie LLP is noted for its ‘good insight‘ in the international arbitration space. Matters include defending the government of Canada in a $500m dispute brought by Mesa Power Group to vacate a NAFTA award and representing the Republic of Venezuela in relation to the enforcement of a $485m ICSID award for the expropriation of two plants in Venezuela. Key individuals include Grant Hanessian and David Zaslowsky in New York, Brendan D. Cook in Houston and Michael Morkin in Chicago. Derek Soller in New York and senior associate Kyle Olson in Chicago are highly regarded up-and-comers; Miami-based Luis O’Naghten left the firm to join Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP.