Professional Details

Pierre de Ravel d'Esclapon

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33 Riverside Dr
11A
New York, NY 10023
USA
917 293 0593

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Description of Practice

Pierre de Ravel brings his experience as a transactional lawyer (retired Senior partner of Dewey & LeBoeuf), businessman (past chair of the Audit Committee of a NYSE-listed company) and professor of law to act as a commercial mediator Pierre has mediated such cases as business divorces, fiduciary litigation, LLC members’ disputes, warranties and representation disputes in M&A agreements (MAE, holdbacks, earn-outs, financial representations) corporate governance, construction disputes (owner/prime contractor, prime contractor/subcontractor, owner/surety, insurance subrogation issues), loan restructurings, oil spill remediation liability, musician-publisher royalty disputes, IP disputes, not-for-profit tax exemptions, tax lien sales, fishing rights, real estate tax assessments, medical malpractice. After obtaining Baccalaureate in Mathematics in France, Pierre studied at the HEC Business School in Paris and then was trained in civil law and common law (Harvard Law School and U. of Montreal Law School). Pierre has conducted arbitrations and mediations in French and English and is proficient in German. For his services, Pierre was twice decorated by the French Government, :Order of Merit and Legion of Honor. Mr. de Ravel is a member of the following panels: FINRA Public Arbitrator and Mediator, WIPO, Special Master Appellate Division First and Second Departments, NYS Supreme Court Commercial Division, US Bankruptcy Court for the SDNY, on, CPR Panel of Distinguished Neutrals, CPR Panel on Banking, Accounting and Financial Services.

Professional Background

Pierre F. de Ravel d'Esclapon has practiced corporate, securities and finance law in New York since 1970. In recent years, Mr. de Ravel has been teaching corporate governance and securities regulations and been active in arbitration and mediation. Mr. de Ravel was a senior partner of LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene and MacRae and Of Counsel to Dewey & LeBoeuf.

Experience

Mr. de Ravel regularly mediates cases involving business divorces, fiduciary litigation, LLC members’ disputes, warranties and representation disputes in M&A agreements (MAE, holdbacks, earn-outs, financial representations) corporate governance, construction disputes (owner/prime contractor, prime contractor/subcontractor, owner/surety, insurance subrogation issues), loan restructurings, oil spill remediation liability, musician-publisher royalty disputes, IP disputes, not-for-profit tax exemptions, tax lien sales, fishing rights, real estate tax assessments, medical malpractice.

Degrees

  • Harvard Law School, 1970, LL.M.
  • Université de Montréal, 1969, Licence en droit
  • Université de Besançon, 1965, C.E.L.G. Lettres Modernes
  • Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) 1965-1966
  • Université de Besançon, 1962, B. Math.

Training

Dates    Trainer(s)    Title   
        see attached

Approach

In mediation, I am a facilitative /evaluative mediator

Fees

upon request

Areas of Practice

  • Appellate
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business
  • Civil (general)
  • Commercial
  • Construction
  • Contracts
  • Copyright
  • Cross Cultural
  • Energy
  • Environmental
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • International
  • Maritime
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Online Mediation
  • Partnership
  • Professional Fees
  • Securities
  • Tax
  • Technology

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Counselor
  • Mediator-Arbitrator
  • Representational Lawyer
  • Mediating Lawyer
  • Arbitrator
  • Collaborative Professional
  • Facilitator
  • Online Mediator
  • Online Arbitrator

References available upon request.

Attachments

      PdR English CV Oct 2020.pdf PdR English CV Oct 2020.pdf
      Speeches and Publications of PdeRavel Jan2020.pdf Speeches and Publications of PdeRavel Jan2020.pdf
      Training 30 April 2020 v1.pdf Training 30 April 2020 v1.pdf