Marc J. Goldstein


Marc J. Goldstein

Marc J. Goldstein, FCIArb
Arbitrator and Mediator

MJG Arbitration & Mediation, New York, NY (New York), US (United States)

ADR Certified Designation : FCIArb

VanIAC Panel(s) : International Arbitration

Practice Areas : Accounting, Construction, Corporate Commercial, Energy, Entertainment, Financial Services, Franchise, Insurance and Reinsurance, Intellectual Property and Licensing, Life Sciences (Biotech, Pharma & Medical Devices), Mergers, Acquisitions, and Joint Ventures, Partnership and Shareholder, Real Estate, Securities, Sports, Technology, Telecommunications

Professional Experience

New York based international arbitrator annually ranked by Chambers Global and Chambers USA among top 25 US international arbitrators (in Band 1/Band 2), and recognized annually as a leading arbitrator by Who’s Who Legal. Creator and author of the widely-read Arbitration Commentaries blog. Friend to Canada’s arbitration community since 2004. 40-year career as advocate in complex litigation and arbitration.

Dispute Resolution Experience and Training

Accomplished as an arbitrator and mediator in high value/high complexity disputes involving sophisticated parties and counsel. Essays published on Arbitration Commentaries (2009-present) are praised for insights and creativity. Has taught in the international arbitration professional development course at Osgoode Hall Law School for 15 years, and in the Toronto Commercial Arbitration Society Gold Standard course since the course was established. Certified as a Mediator by the International Mediation Institute. More information on CV.

Professional and Other Activities

Member of New York International Arbitration Club, Toronto Commercial Arbitration Society, ICC US Arbitration Committee, American Law Institute, College of Commercial Arbitrators, other organizations in arbitration community. List of scholarly articles on website and in CV. Essays published on Arbitration Commentaries are retrievable on the site ( More information on CV.

Academic Qualifications

Bachelor of Arts Degree, University of Pennsylvania

Juris Doctor Degree, University of Virginia School of Law