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ArbitralWomen President Dana MacGrath Launches Independent Arbitrator Practice

26 August, 2021

Dana MacGrath, ArbitralWomen President, left Omni Bridgeway in August 2021 to launch her independent arbitrator practice, MacGrath Arbitration. She has more than two decades of experience in international dispute resolution as an arbitrator, arbitration practitioner, and in-house counsel in arbitration finance. She was a partner in the international arbitration group at Sidley Austin. Prior to that, she was in the international arbitration practice groups at Allen & Overy and O’Melveny & Myers. She started her career at Sullivan & Cromwell. Her international arbitration matters have involved a variety of industries, among them oil and gas, LNG, energy, construction, finance, telecommunications, intellectual property, construction, sale of goods, and international investments. She is on the Council of the AAA-ICDR and co-chairs the AAA Large Complex Case Committee. She previously chaired the Arbitration Committee of the New York City Bar Association and co-chaired the CPR Institute Arbitration Rules Revision Committee. She served on several Task Forces of the ICC Commission on Arbitration. She serves on the Steering Committee of the Arbitration Pledge and Racial Equality for Arbitration Lawyers. She is on the Advisory Council of the Rising Arbitrators Initiative and on the Campaign for Greener Arbitrations North America Sub-Committee.