International arbitrator and litigation attorney Luis O’Naghten joins Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP as partner in the Miami office where he will spearhead the firm’s growing international arbitration practice. O’Naghten adds significant experience as both party counsel and as an arbitrator, particularly in matters involving complex disputes in Latin America.
“I’m delighted to add a partner of Luis’ caliber to the firm and watch him develop a reputation in international arbitration for Nelson Mullins,” said Miami Office Managing Partner Mark Raymond. “It has been a goal of mine to add international arbitration and international dispute resolution to the services that the firm offers clients in Miami and throughout the United States.”
O’Naghten is past chair of the Miami International Arbitration Society (MIAS) and co-chairs MIAS’ Annual LatAm Investor-State Arbitration Conference. Fluent in both English and Spanish, O’Naghten has vast experience handling matters that fall under International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) rules, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) rules, The Inter-American Commercial Arbitration Commission (IACAC) rules, American Arbitration Association/International Centre for Dispute Resolution (AAA/ICDR) rules. He continually represents the interest of foreign entities and states in complex, multi-million-dollar disputes in forums throughout the world.