Mr. O'Donoghue's practice encompasses international corporate transactions and international arbitration, with a particular emphasis on Latin America. He also serves as the Firm's co-general counsel.
Mr. O'Donoghue has acted as counsel to governments in arbitrations conducted in the United States and abroad under the auspices of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), and has represented both government and private sector entities in arbitrations governed by the rules of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC), and United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL). In addition to international arbitration matters, Mr. O'Donoghue has represented clients in civil and criminal litigation involving securities, commodities, tax, professional liability, regulatory and real estate matters.
His transactional experience includes project finance and energy infrastructure projects, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, privatizations and cross-border commercial contracts.
Prior to joining the Firm, he clerked for the Honorable Morris Pashman of the New Jersey Supreme Court.
COURTSU.S. District Court - Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court - Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court - District of Columbia
American Bar Association
American Society of International Law
District of Columbia Bar Association
Federal Energy Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
The Association of the Bar of the City of New York
Chair, Senator Charles E. Schumer's Judicial Screening Panel.
Chair of the Board of Directors of Fedcap Rehabilitation Services, Inc., a non-profit dedicated to training and employing persons with disabilities and other barriers to employment.
AWARDSAV® Preeminent™ Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®