Michael Evan Jaffe
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
2300 N Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20037-1122
Partner, Arent Fox Kintner Plotkin & Kahn LLP; Partner, Thelen LLP
Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Member; Institute for Transnational Arbitration, Member Advisory Board
Service on Tribunals under the auspices of the International Chamber of Commerce’s International Court of Arbitration, the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes, the Singapore International Arbitration Center, the International Centre for Dispute Resolution, the American Arbitration Association and Ad Hoc commercial arbitration panels.
Select Listing: Currently serving as an Arbitrator in an ICSID proceeding involving a project in the Republic of Turkey; served as an arbitrator in an ICC proceeding in early 2011, involving a construction project in Mexico in the petrochemical industry; served as an arbitrator in an ICC proceeding involving construction of a gas gathering field, pipeline and transfer station in Peru; served as an arbitrator in an ICC arbitration involving the management of a joint venture company in Monterey, Mexico; served as an arbitrator in an ICDR arbitration relating to the design and installation of process plant for use in the dairy industry. As counsel, I have acted for a Finnish in an ICC arbitration in defense of claims and the prosecution of counterclaims arising from the design, procurement and construction of a panelboard facility in central China; acted in an ICC arbitration on behalf of a French company defending against claims by a United States company; acted for a Finnish company in an ICC arbitration prosecuting claims against a Turkish company and defending against counterclaims; acted for Brazilian company in an ICDR arbitration in prosecuting claims against the Brazilian subsidiary of a United States based multinational; acted for a European equipment manufacturer regarding claims arising from alleged defects in connection with a utility plant in the Caribbean; acted for a United States based multinational in prosecuting claims under the Singapore International Arbitration Center Rules in a shareholder dispute; acted on behalf of a state-owned Middle East petroleum company in a dispute concerning the construction of a facility to receive petroleum products; acting currently for a United States based contractor in an ICDR matter against an international financial institution. In addition, I have served as counsel in numerous domestic arbitration proceedings.