WASHINGTON, D.C. – Sept. 25, 2020 – Nicole Y. Silver, International Arbitration & Litigation Practice shareholder at global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, will participate in the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Canada’s Annual International Arbitration Conference, “International Arbitration in the COVID-19 Environment and Beyond,” taking place Sept. 25. This year’s virtual event is in collaboration with Arbitral Women and INSOL International and will be held in conjunction with the inaugural CanArbWeek, Sept. 21-25.
Silver will participate on the panel, “International Arbitration and Insolvency Proceedings in the Wake of COVID-19.” This panel will focus best practices in addressing the intersection of international arbitration and insolvency.. The impact these insolvencies may have on international arbitrations, adds to the complexities in matters of capacity, procedure, and enforcement.
Silver focuses her practice on international litigation and dispute resolution. She advises Sovereign States and private clients in international arbitration proceedings, including arbitrations before the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) and the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) under the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Arbitration Rules, in a wide array of sectors, including energy, infrastructure, telecommunications, and the environment. She also represents clients in complex civil litigation, including products liability litigation and white-collar criminal defense.
About Greenberg Traurig’s International Arbitration & Litigation Practice: Greenberg Traurig’s International Arbitration & Litigation Practice assists clients in navigating international conflicts, whether conducting high-stakes litigation or transnational arbitration, enforcing foreign judgments and arbitral awards, or designing creative procedures and contract provisions to minimize disputes or resolve them as efficiently as possible.
About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2,200 attorneys in 40 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. Web: www.gtlaw.com Twitter: @GT_Law.