Matthew Allison advises clients with respect to complex international arbitration and litigation matters. He has substantial experience counseling foreign and domestic companies, across a variety of industries, in large, multi-jurisdictional dispute proceedings. Matthew has first-chaired matters to arbitral hearing in five of the last six years.
He has arbitrated matters pursuant to ICC, AAA, ICDR, HKIAC, UNCITRAL and ad hoc rules and has appeared for clients in matters in the federal courts for the Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, Eighth, Ninth, and Eleventh Circuits.
He has significant experience with complex commercial fraud, post-acquisition indemnity, and unfair competition claims, and with litigating the enforcement of forum selection and choice of law provisions. Matthew writes and lectures frequently on issues relating to international arbitration and litigation.
Matthew concentrates his practice on international and multi-jurisdictional arbitration and litigation, representing both domestic and foreign entities. He has significant experience representing Asian and European companies in both US and international dispute proceedings.
- University of California – Berkeley (Boalt Hall School of Law) (J.D.) (1995)
- Dartmouth College (B.A.) (1990)
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan~United States (1999)
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois~United States (1995)
- U.S. District Court, Central District of Illinois~United States (1995)
- Illinois~United States (1995)
Professional Associations and Memberships:
- Minority Corporate Counsel Association
- American Bar Association – Litigation and Insurance Sections
- Chicago Surety Claims Association
- Chicago Bar Association
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