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Gilbert A. Samberg

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Education

  • University of Wisconsin (JD)
  • University of Wisconsin (PhD)
  • University of Michigan (BS)

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • Wisconsin
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of California
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
  • United States Supreme Court

Gil is an experienced commercial litigator and arbitration practitioner who focuses on international financial, commercial, and technology-related disputes. His clients have included banks and other financial institutions, trading, technology (including biotechnology), design, and construction companies.

Representative Matters

  • Representation of a Bermuda-based credit insurance company in connection with U.S. financial company’s lease-sale of helicopters to a Mexican company.
  • Defense of a US financial company in a lender liability suit by a Latin American manufacturer
  • Representation of a US financial company with respect to its claim on defaulted promissory notes against a Mexican steel manufacturer
  • Representation of a US commodities trader in an arbitration in London against an Indian vendee of nonprecious metals
  • Representation of a US commodities trader in an arbitration in Zurich, in respect to its claim regarding losses of nonprecious metals at a Macedonian tolling facility
  • Representation of a Swiss general contractor against a US technology subcontractor, in relation to a subcontract in connection with the construction of an infrastructure project in Yakutsk, the Russian Federation
  • Representation of an Austrian bank in litigation with an Argentinean bank concerning interbank deposits in the context of Argentina’s moratorium on external debt repayments
  • Representation of an Italian manufacturing company in an arbitration in Singapore, in respect to a claim against an Indonesian counter-party
  • Representation of diverse financial companies in arbitration and litigation proceedings concerning losses related to a Eurobond default
  • Representation of a credit insurance company and the negotiation of recoveries for the benefit of several European and US-based insureds with regard to potential losses in Turkey, Mexico, and other countries