Celebrating more than 125 years of service, King & Spalding is an international law firm that represents a broad array of clients, including half of the Fortune Global 100, with over 950 lawyers in 17 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. Over 500 of King & Spalding’s attorneys focus their practice on litigation and dispute resolution.
King & Spalding’s International Arbitration group has more than 80 members who have handled arbitrations under all of the major international arbitration rules, institutional as well as ad hoc. King & Spalding has achieved a record of proven success in both investment and commercial arbitration obtaining awards ranging in amount from US$40 million to over US$1 billion.
Today King & Spalding’s international arbitration and dispute resolution practice covers five continents. We represent companies operating in a range of industries, including the technology, telecommunications, biotechnology, pharmaceutical, chemical, intellectual property, oil and natural gas, food and beverage, airline, construction, infrastructure and utility, hotel and tourism, banking, real estate, mining, taxation, and insurance sectors. We represent major corporations, large and small independent companies, service companies, and State entities.
Our experience includes every aspect of commercial arbitration including instituting proceedings, appointment of arbitrators, conducting discovery when necessary, seeking interim relief, defending against jurisdictional challenges, presenting arguments on factual and legal issues and quantum issues. We also represent clients in the courts of the United States and Europe in litigation related to arbitration, such as motions to compel arbitration, anti-suit injunctions, and enforcement actions.