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Phone: (847) 869-5950

2550 Princeton Ave.

Evanston, IL 60201-4941

JOHN H MORRISON

Profession:

Attorney

Current Employer:

self

Areas of Expertise:

✔ Class Actions ✔ Contract Disputes
✔ International ✔ Joint Ventures
✔ Technology ✔ Torts

Experience:

Recent arbitrations include a breach of license agreement dispute between an Italian fashion company and a large multinational in Europe (ICC Court of International Arbitration), a breach of purchase order dispute between a manufacturer of conveyor drive motors and a large automobile manufacturer in Detroit (CPR--International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution), a dispute regarding issues under a Release and Settlement Agreement pertaining to an underlying distribution and reseller agreement, including lost business opportunities and lost profits (CPR), a dispute concerning issues of arbitrability under a CEO's employment agreement (AAA International), a claim under a pipeline construction contract (AAA International), a dispute regarding an Exclusive Agency and Representation Agreement (AAA), a claim under a supply contract for rare coins (AAA), a claim under an agreement for stock ownership (AAA), and a dispute concerning an real estate sales contract for a large residential development (AAA).

Work History:

At Kirkland & Ellis (1962-99) concentrated in antitrust and other commercial litigation, primarily complex, multi-party and international cases

Training:

Attended ICC, LCIA and AAA seminars, courses and training retreats with annual frequency, at various locations in the U. S. and abroad

License:

Admitted to the Bar: State of Illinois (1962); various federal district and appellate courts; Supreme Court of the United States (1968)

Awards:

Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) (honorary, 1994)

Associations:

College of Commercial Arbitrators, International Bar Association (honorary life member), American Bar Association, American Law Institute, Chicago International Dispute Resolution Association (founding director), Life Fellow of American Bar Foundation

Education:

University of New Mexico (BBA, 1955) University of Oxford (BA in Jurisprudence, 1957; MA, 1961) Harvard University (JD, 1962)

Miscellaneous:

President, Association of American Rhodes Scholars (1998 - 2006); United States citizen; Married; three professional daughters; seven grandchildren.

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