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Tyler B. Robinson
Partner
 
CityPoint | One Ropemaker Street
London EC2Y 9HU EN
 
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Tyler Robinson is dual-qualified in the U.S. and England and handles a wide variety of high-stakes, international commercial disputes and international arbitrations. His clients have included leading multinational companies in the investment, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, energy, telecommunications and defense industries. Tyler has extensive experience before arbitration tribunals throughout the world, including UNCITRAL, ICC, LCIA, AAA/ICDR, HKIAC, JAMS and ad-hoc international arbitrations, among others.  He has litigated arbitration-related disputes in the national courts of the United States, Singapore, Hong Kong, New Zealand, India, Brazil, and the Cayman Islands. He was named as a National Law Journal “ADR Champion” in 2017.

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Work Highlights
Accolades
  • National Law Journal, “ADR Champion” 2017
Education
  • University of Michigan Law School, 1998 J.D.
    magna cum laude; Order of the Coif; Michigan Law Review, Article Editor
  • Macalester College, 1994 B.A.
    magna cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa
Associations
  • Association of the Bar of the City of New York
  • International Bar Association
Clerkships
  • Hon. Ferdinand Fernandez, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit 1999–2000
  • Hon. Thomas P. Griesa, United States District Court for the Southern District of New York 1998–1999
Admissions
  • New York 1999
  • England and Wales 2008
  • United States Supreme Court 2010
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit  2010
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York 2000
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York 2000

Tyler Robinson is dual-qualified in the U.S. and England and handles a wide variety of high-stakes, international commercial disputes and international arbitrations. His clients have included leading multinational companies in the investment, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, energy, telecommunications and defense industries. Tyler has extensive experience before arbitration tribunals throughout the world, including UNCITRAL, ICC, LCIA, AAA/ICDR, HKIAC, JAMS and ad-hoc international arbitrations, among others. He has litigated arbitration-related disputes in the national courts of the United States, Singapore, Hong Kong, New Zealand, India, Brazil, and the Cayman Islands. He was named as a National Law Journal “ADR Champion” in 2017.

Tyler’s recent experience includes:

  • French food group Danone in securing a €105 million UNCITRAL arbitration award under English law, in Singapore, arising out of a mass contamination and product recall spanning eight countries in Asia Pacific;
  • Japanese pharmaceutical company Daiichi Sankyo in securing a final award of more than US$525 million on a fraud claim brought in ICC arbitration in Singapore, governed by Indian law, relating to a share purchase agreement;
  • U.S. investment fund MatlinPatterson in successfully opposing enforcement of a US$55 million Brazilian arbitral award in New York federal court under the New York Convention;
  • Leading global private equity firms in M&A related international arbitrations in Latin America and Asia, both in the capacities of claimant and respondent;
  • UK hedge fund in international arbitration seated in Chicago with a former representative;
  • UK FTSE 100 Company and its subsidiaries in complex international product liability litigation in federal court in Houston, relating to oil rig equipment damaged during a hurricane;
  • Global defense manufacturer in LCIA international arbitration in London against breach of contract claims under a billion-dollar government requirements contract;
  • European pharmaceutical and cosmetics company in AAA/ICDR international arbitration against fraud and contract claims arising out of a global licensing agreement;
  • Representing a computer hardware manufacturer in UNCITRAL international arbitration in London concerning a licensing dispute relating to mobile telecommunications technology;
  • Advising Moody’s Investors Service in connection with international arbitrations, domestic litigations and regulatory matters in Italy, Spain, Germany, Chile, Indonesia, Uruguay and Brazil relating to joint venture disputes or shareholder litigation arising out of Moody’s global credit rating activity;
  • Advising a major global investment bank in relation to a joint-venture dispute in the renewable energy sector subject to UNCITRAL international arbitration in Hong Kong; and
  • Representing a U.S. issuer in an overseas internal investigation under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

Tyler received his B.A., magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota and his J.D., magna cum laude and Order of the Coif, from the University of Michigan Law School, where he was an Article Editor for the Michigan Law Review and recipient of the Helen DeRoy Memorial Award, Saul Nadler Memorial Award, and Raymond Dykema Award for academic achievements. Prior to joining the Firm in 2000, Tyler served as Law Clerk to the Hon. Ferdinand Fernandez of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in California and the Hon. Thomas Griesa of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.

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