Litigation and Arbitration

The Go-To Firm for High-Stakes Litigation.

From multi-jurisdiction securities litigations to white-collar/regulatory investigations to complex disputes involving intellectual property, insurance, M&A, competition, and other commercial litigation, Milbank's Litigation and Arbitration Group represents clients in “bet the company” cases and has served as lead counsel in some of the largest and highest-profile commercial disputes in the world.

The attorneys in our Litigation & Arbitration Group pride themselves on being trial lawyers. We frequently try cases in federal and state courts throughout the US, the English Courts (up to and including the Supreme Court), and before domestic and international arbitral tribunals in a broad range of matters. Our lawyers have tried prominent cases involving federal securities laws, patent infringement, corporate control contests, accounting fraud and financial restructuring.

extensive experience across multiple jurisdictions

Our Litigation & Arbitration Group includes more than 140 lawyers located in our principal office in New York, as well as our offices in Washington, DC, Los Angeles and London. Our litigators are admitted to practice in New York, California, the District of Columbia, and many other states, as well as the US Supreme Court and various US Courts of Appeals and US District Courts as well as the English Courts (up to and including the Supreme Court). We advise on New York, California, and English Law, among others.

The Litigation & Arbitration Group consists of the following practices: General Commercial, Intellectual Property, International Arbitration, Mergers, Acquisitions and Control Contests, Mutual Fund Litigation, Reinsurance and Insurance, Securities and Commodities LitigationWhite-Collar Crime and Investigations and Data Privacy and Information Security.