Legal disputes have a significant impact on companies of all sizes, and international disputes pose a particular set of challenges. Join a panel of highly experienced in-house counsel in a round-table discussion of best practices for managing international disputes. The discussion will cover a range of topics including company-wide dispute resolution protocols, investment treaty planning, drafting dispute resolution agreements, working with outside counsel, selection of arbitrators, and management of the actual proceedings. The panel will also discuss the new CPR Corporate Counsel Manual for Cross-Border Dispute Resolution.

Speakers: William W. Russell

Event Type: Seminar

Location Name:
Reed Smith's Houston Office, 811 Main St., Suite 1700, Houston TX 77002
Start Date/Time:
13 June 2017, 5:00 PM CDT
End Date/Time:
13 June 2017, 7:00 PM CDT

When: Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Where: Reed Smith LLP, 811 Main Street, Suite 1700, Houston, TX 77002-2761


  •  5:00 - 5:30 pm - Registration
  •  5:30 - 7:00 pm - Program
  •  7:00 pm - Networking Reception


  • Olivier P. André, Vice President, International & Dispute Resolution Services, CPR
  • Liz Devaney, Oxy, Assistant General Counsel
  • Teresa Garcia Reyes, GE Oil & Gas, Senior Counsel, Litigation
  • Alberto Ravell, ConocoPhillips, Senior Legal Counsel- Arbitrations
  • William W. Russell - Counsel, Reed Smith, LLP
  • Eugene Silva, ExxonMobil, Counsel, International Disputes Group

The event is free but space is limited. Registration will be confirmed on a first-come first-served basis. To register, email Chris Silva at with your full contact information.