Mr Marcelo Blackburn > Winston & Strawn LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Winston & Strawn LLP
NEW YORK, NY 10017
United States

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United States > Dispute resolution > International litigation

Winston & Strawn LLP‘s ‘exceptional‘ disputes team attracts praise for its ‘knowledge, flexibility and creative approach‘. Jointly led by New York-based Jeffrey Kessler, Dan Webb in Chicago and Abbe Lowell in Washington DC, the group is particularly strong for antitrust, white-collar investigations and litigation and international trade issues. Lowell and Seth Farber are noted by one client for their ‘extensive experience in dealing with the DOJ and SEC, and FCPA-related matters‘, while the ‘excellentMarcelo Blackburn is popular for Latin America-related work. San Francisco-based Pamela Davis and Christopher Man in Washington DC are other contacts for white-collar crime and FCPA issues.

Latin America: International firms > International arbitration

More than a fifth of Winston & Strawn LLP‘s substantial global arbitration caseload involves Latin America-related matters. The practice group is particularly strong in the mining sector, with work for clients in the hospitality and oil-and-gas segments also prominent. Practice chair Ricardo Ugarte  (in Chicago) specialises in international commercial arbitration and investment treaty matters and is the main point of contact, with additional senior support coming from the New York-based Talbert Navia and Allen Miller, who co-chair the firm’s overall Latin America offering. Litigation expert Marcelo Blackburn  in New York is another key name, alongside Sofia Arguello – whose practice covers a broad range of disputes and investigations in Latin America.