Erika Levin focuses her practice on international commercial arbitration, litigation finance, complex commercial and cross-border litigation, as well as enforcement and asset recovery. She serves as counsel and as an arbitrator and has had experience handling matters in the financial, music, construction, mining, energy, transportation, manufacturing, distribution, healthcare, retail, insurance, and technology sectors, in matters implicating the rules of the leading institutions. Ms. Levin is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and serves as an arbitrator for many of the leading arbitral institutions. Immediately prior to joining LBKM, Ms. Levin served as Senior Vice President and General Counsel for a UK based litigation finance company. Ms. Levin previously practiced with Clifford Chance US LLP as well as Stone & Magnanini LLP (formerly the New Jersey office of Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP).
Ms. Levin is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey as well as in the United States Supreme Court, Second Circuit Court of Appeals, Third Circuit Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the District of New Jersey. She serves on the Executive Committee for the New York Branch for the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the New York City Bar’s International Commercial Disputes Committee and the Dispute Resolution Section of the New York State Bar Association.
Ms. Levin has spent over a decade as an Adjunct Professor at Rutgers University School of Law teaching international commercial arbitration, international sales law, international business transactions, fashion law, and serving as a faculty advisor and coach for the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot team from Rutgers.
Ms. Levin is a dual-citizen of the United States and Brazil, and she speaks English, Portuguese, and Spanish.