Brian White is a partner in our Business Litigation and International Arbitration practices. He represents clients in complex litigation matters in courts throughout the U.S. and before arbitral tribunals throughout the world. These matters include disputes involving mergers and acquisitions, joint venture agreements, commercial lending, license agreements, sale of goods transactions, real estate transactions, distributor agreements, construction projects and insurance coverage. Brian also represents clients in arbitrations pursuant to international investment treaties.

Brian has served as lead or co-counsel in U.S. federal and state courts, and in cross-border disputes arising out of business ventures in Argentina, Australia, Brazil, the British Virgin Islands, Chile, England, Finland, France, Germany, India, Italy, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Panama, Turkey, Romania, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, the U.S. and Uzbekistan.

Brian has represented clients in arbitration worldwide, under the rules of the London Court of International Arbitration; the International Chamber of Commerce; the International Arbitral Centre of the Austrian Federal Chamber; the World Intellectual Property Organization; the Arbitration and Mediation Center of the Santiago Chamber of Commerce; the AIDA Reinsurance and Insurance Arbitration Society; the American Arbitration Association and its International Centre for Dispute Resolution; the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes; the Singapore International Arbitration Centre; the Finnish Chambers of Commerce; and UNCITRAL.

Brian also has extensive experience representing clients in litigation that is ancillary to an arbitration or to non-U.S. litigation. In addition to his role as an advocate, Brian acted as general counsel of a multinational chemical manufacturing company with operations in the U.S., Brazil, England, France and Australia.

Brian has taught International Commercial Arbitration as an adjunct professor at The University of Georgia School of Law and is a founder and the immediate past president of the Atlanta International Arbitration Society, or AtlAS.

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J.D., University of Virginia

A.B., Columbia University

England and Wales


Law Society of England

State Bar of Georgia