International Arbitration and Trade


Bates White has significant experience providing economic analysis and expert testimony in complex international arbitration cases, as well as in US domestic arbitration and other international economic disputes. We have presented economic evidence before, and on behalf of, international agencies around the world on a wide range of matters.

Our experts have testified on economic matters related to international disputes before the American Arbitration Association, International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes, and International Chamber of Commerce and have provided policy advice to the US Department of the Treasury, the European Commission, and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. In addition, we have also worked extensively with competition and government authorities including the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, Brazil’s Council for Economic Defense, Bundeskartellamt, Competition Bureau Canada, Competition Commission of South Africa, Competition Tribunal of South Africa, European Commission, Japan Fair Trade Commission, Korea Fair Trade Commission, and the US Department of Justice, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Federal Trade Commission, International Trade Commission, Federal Communications Commission, among others.

Languages. Armenian, Belarusian, Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese), Czech, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Kannada, Korean, Nepali, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian