Mark C. Morril is an independent arbitrator and mediator based in New York City who focuses on complex commercial disputes. He is ranked as a Band One Arbitrator in the Chambers and Partners Guide to International Arbitrators (USA rankings). He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and of the College of Commercial Arbitrators. He is a Certified Mediator of the International Mediation Institute. He is on the roster of leading alternative dispute organizations in the United States and other countries.
Mr. Morril has been appointed as sole arbitrator, co-arbitrator and chair in more than fifty arbitrations involving, among other subjects, complex commercial contracts, patents, insurance, telecom, oil and gas equipment, construction, mergers and acquisitions, commodities, partnerships, joint ventures, copyrights, trademarks, media and entertainment, Internet and Internet domain names and new technologies. He has presided over numerous hearings and authored full reasoned awards in many of his arbitrations. Mr. Morril also has served as an emergency arbitrator and has mediated numerous large commercial disputes.
Users and peers have described Mr. Morril as a "knowledgeable and enthusiastic arbitrator" who "is able to listen closely because he is so well-prepared." (Chambers) As mediator, he has been described as a "candidate of first resort" for his "very impressive and high-end legal work - combined with a high level of economic and psychological as well as tactical know-how." (IMI Feedback Digest)