Jennifer Glasser | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Jennifer Glasser
Jennifer Glasser

Jennifer Glasser

Associate, New York

T +1 212 819 8608

E jglasser@whitecase.com

Overview

Jennifer Glasser is a senior associate in the Firm's New York office and a member of the International Arbitration group. Ms. Glasser has represented corporate clients in institutional and ad hoc arbitrations involving both common and civil laws, as well as sovereigns in investor-State disputes. Her experience covers a wide range of industries including energy, oil and gas, manufacturing, mining, financial services and technology. Ms. Glasser also has experience representing and advising clients in US court proceedings related to the arbitral process, including successfully defending against a request for disclosure in aid of an international arbitration under 28 USC 1782.

Ms. Glasser's practice also extends to advising clients on issues related to contract drafting, enforcement and interpretation, as well as counseling clients in connection with pre-dispute strategy and settlement negotiations.

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar

Education

  • JD, University of Michigan Law School
  • BA, Northwestern University
  • Université de Paris IV (La Sorbonne)

Languages

  • English
  • French

Experience

Power/Energy:

 

Defense of Bulgaria in two ICSID arbitrations arising out of investments in Bulgaria's electricity sector; more than €750 million in dispute

 

Oil & Gas:

 

Representation of a LNG distributor on price adjustment clause in dispute subject to New York law

ICC arbitration in Switzerland under New York law concerning long-term gas supply contract price re-opener

 

Joint Venture, Licensing and Intellectual Property:

 

Three related ICC arbitrations, seated in Paris and governed by French law, involving a chemical manufacturing joint venture and trade secret issues with more than US $1 billion in dispute; Successful defense against related US discovery proceedings in aid of arbitration under 28 USC Section 1782

Representation of US multinational consumer products company in potential indemnification suit in New York arising out of a pending ICC arbitration in Paris with a North African licensee, including counseling and advising arbitration counsel in related arbitration proceedings

Ad hoc arbitration under French law involving joint venture and licensing issues with more than US $300 million in dispute

 

Financial Services:

 

FINRA arbitration under New York law defending French investment bank against breach of contract claims relating to a structured financial product; over US $200 million in dispute

 

Mining:

 

ICC arbitration in New York under Pennsylvania law involving breach of contract claims relating to development and operation of a tungsten mine in Brazil

 

Other:

 

ICDR arbitration, governed by New York law and seated in New York, concerning performance of sapphire furnaces in South-East Asian high-tech zone

Representation of leading American insurance and pension company in potential ICSID arbitration arising out of nationalization by a Latin American state

ICC arbitration in Paris under French law relating to the development, implementation, and rollout of an enterprise-wide business software solution purchased by a leading advertising and multimedia communications group; €300 million in issue

Representation of AAA as amicus curiae in US Supreme Court case regarding preconditions to investment arbitration

 

Publications

  • The CPR Corporate Counsel Manual for Cross-Border Dispute Resolution, International Institute for Dispute Resolution, 2017 (co-editor with Ank Santens; author of chapter on Multi-Party and Multi-Contract Arbitration Clauses)
  • Incentives for Outside Counsel to Embrace Dispute Resolution Options, Inside Counsel, June 2015
  • District Court Rejects Use of Section 1782 In Aid of ICC Arbitration, Mealey's International Arbitration Report, September 2011 (with Mark Beckett and Marc Suskin)

Awards & Recognition

S. Anthony Benton Memorial Award for scholastic excellence in constitutional and/or international law, Michigan Law School, 2009