Vernon Cassin

Special Counsel

Vernon Cassin

Washington, D.C.

P: +1.202.639.1139 F: +1.202.508.9321

New York

P: +1.212.408.2554
  • Lead arbitration counsel for foreign sovereign entity in ICDR commercial arbitration, achieving complete vindication of client after merits hearing
  • Lead counsel for foreign sovereign in enforcement of UNCITRAL arbitration against U.S. company
  • Lead counsel for U.S. sovereign entity in dispute arising from 2008 housing crisis
  • Lead counsel for U.S. spirit producer in defense of class action alleging consumer fraud
  • Counsel for U.S. non-prime lender in case arising from 2008 housing crisis
  • Counsel for U.S. company in enforcement of UNCITRAL award against Government of Belize
  • Member of trial team in securities fraud action, securing $1 billion verdict for client after month-long trial
  • Member of arbitration team in ICC arbitration defending $600 million claim against U.S. hedge fund and foreign bank
  • Counsel for U.S. government entity in AAA arbitration alleging breach of contract
  • Counsel for foreign companies in civil forfeiture and money laundering action brought by U.S. Government
  • Counsel for foreign government-owned entity in coordination of litigation regarding alleged expropriation of energy assets
  • Counsel for U.S. oil company in defense of toxic tort claims based on workplace exposure to particulates