International Arbitration

The Brattle Group advises clients and provides expert testimony in the context of international arbitrations.

Our work, which draws on deep institutional and industry expertise, has included economic analyses of liability and damages in matters involving expropriation, breach of contract, failed business transactions, auctions, and trade and treaty disputes.


We have participated in proceedings in the major international arbitration forums, including:

  • International Chamber of Commerce’s International Court of Arbitration (ICC)
  • International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID)
  • London Court of International Arbitration
  • American Arbitration Association
  • Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA)
  • Iran-United States Claims Tribunal
  • Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce

We have worked on matters involving disputes worldwide, including among parties in:

Czech RepublicMexicoTurkey
Dominican RepublicNigeriaUnited Kingdom

Our international arbitration engagements cover a wide range of industries, including:

Agricultural and Food ProductsMining
AirportsNatural Gas and LNG
Coal Oil
Electricity Generation Steel
Financial Services Telecommunications

Dr. Bagci has more 15 years of experience advising on competition and regulatory matters and on the economics of energy and financial markets. More icon
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Ms. Borucki is a financial economist with experience providing advice and developing expert testimony on the application of corporate finance and economics in both litigation and strategic engagements. More icon
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Richard Caldwell has extensive experience in economic and financial analysis and valuation across a broad range of industries, from electric power and natural gas to banking and credit cards. More icon
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Principal & Chairman
Dr. Carpenter specializes in the fields of energy economics, regulation, corporate planning, pricing policy, and antitrust. More icon
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Darrell Chodorow has more than 15 years of consulting experience in commercial damages, valuation, and tax matters. More icon
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Dr. García advises clients on competition, regulation, and restructuring policy in the energy, banking, telecommunications, and food supply industries. More icon
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Mr. Harris is an expert in the economics of gas and electricity markets. His clients include energy regulators, competition authorities, gas and electricity network companies, gas buyers and sellers, and electricity generators. More icon
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Dr. Hesmondhalgh has worked as a consultant in the energy sector for more than 20 years, predominantly in the electricity and gas sectors. More icon
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Mr. Hinton has over 20 years of experience directing projects and providing expert evidence in financial and commercial disputes. Mr. Hinton is an expert on topics in finance, economics, and valuation. More icon
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Mr. Lapuerta is an expert in economic analysis and financial valuation, which he frequently applies to estimate damages in international arbitration proceedings. More icon
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Dr. Lo Passo specializes in the application of regulatory economic principles to energy, transportation, telecommunications, and other industries in Italy and throughout the world. More icon
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President & Principal
Mr. Maniatis is the President and Chief Executive Officer of The Brattle Group and leads the firm's International Arbitration practice. More icon
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Dr. Marín is an expert in competition and regulation in various sectors, including energy, telecommunications, transportation, and R&D-intensive industries. More icon
Professor McFadden is a winner of the 2000 Nobel Prize in Economics, the E. Morris Cox Professor Emeritus of Economics at the University of California at Berkeley, and the founding director of its Econometrics Laboratory. More icon
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Mr. Sacks has more than fifteen years of consulting experience in valuation, international arbitration, securities, commercial damages, tax, and product liability matters. More icon
Principal Emeritus
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Principal Emeritus
Dr. Kolbe's work focuses on applied financial economics and his projects address risk, return, and regulatory policy for rate-regulated industries; tax disputes; and firm, security, or project valuation questions in a wide variety of settings. More icon
Academic Advisors
Academic Advisor
Dr. Brealey is an Emeritus Professor at the London Business School and a Fellow of the British Academy. More icon
Academic Advisor
Mr. Brotman is a faculty member at Harvard Law School and in the Harvard Business School Executive Education Program. More icon
Academic Advisor
Professor Davis, of the Colorado School of Mines, consults in mine and project valuation for several large mining companies and has significant experience as an expert witness in litigation involving mine valuations and damages from temporary takings. More icon
Senior Associates
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Senior Associate
Dr. Dorobantu specializes in business and project valuation and structured finance issues, applied in the context of international arbitration and litigation involving financial institutions and tax matters. More icon
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Senior Associate
Mr. Kline’s areas of expertise include electricity markets and regulation, financial accounting, corporate finance, asset valuation, international arbitration, market manipulation, and fraud. More icon