Foreign Bank – Alien Tort Statute Litigation

Represented a foreign bank in connection with an action brought in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia by foreign plaintiffs against the bank and other defendants alleging claims under the Alien Tort Statute (“ATS”) for, among other things, crimes against humanity and aiding and abetting such crimes allegedly perpetrated in disputed areas in Israel.  Achieved voluntary dismissal of all claims against our client.