International Arbitration Guide
USA – Washington

Describe the international arbitration governing bodies/structure in your jurisdiction.

Most popular ones: ICC  ,  ICDR/AAA

Describe any unique circumstances in your country that affect international arbitration (i.e., change in government, etc.).


Please provide a brief overview of your firms international arbitration capabilities (team members, experience as litigators in arbitration as well as experience as arbitrators).

Summit has been representing clients in international arbitrations for more than 15 years. We have and are currently handling ICC and ICDR/AAA arbitrations. We have a particular focus on Taiwan, as our lawyers have been advising clients in ongoing litigation and representing them in arbitrations in or related to Taiwan for more than 20 years.

In which areas does your firm handle arbitration? (i.e., international investment, infrastructure, public works, energy, construction, etc.)

Indemnification claims related to international transactions.

Which industries does your firm serve in this area (i.e., energy, insurance, public concessions, etc.)?


Does your firm provide lawyer representation or certified arbitrator resources, or both? Please describe.

Lawyer representation.

Summit Law Group


Summit Law Group
315 Fifth Avenue S, Suite 1000
Seattle WA 98104
Tel: +1 206 676 7000


J. Chad Mitchell
Litigation, Environmental