Category: News

04.03.2019

Press Release: Vladimir Bessonov Files Suit against Russia before European Court of Human Rights

The following press release was distributed to media today: LONDON, 3 April 2019 – Vladimir Bessonov, a former member of the Russian State Duma and prominent opposition activist, has filed…

05.15.2018

Amsterdam & Partners LLP Retained by Desarrollos Energéticos S.A. (DESA) to Advise on Agua Zarca Case

The following press release was distribution to media today: WASHINGTON, DC 15 May 2018 – Desarrollos Energéticos S.A. (DESA), the renewable energy firm responsible for the Agua Zarca hydroelectric project…

01.16.2018

Canadian Lawyer Profiles Robert Amsterdam

Canadian Lawyer Magazine has published a new profile of Robert Amsterdam, founding partner of Amsterdam & Partners LLP, titled "Skirting Danger Abroad." An excerpt of the article appears below: The…

10.16.2017

Newsweek: Robert Amsterdam Comments on Venezuelan Elections

On Sunday, Venezuela held regional gubernatorial elections, allowing the regime of President Nicolas Maduro to expand his reach on power. Speaking with Newsweek, Amsterdam & Partners LLP founding partner Robert Amsterdam…

09.22.2017

Amsterdam & Partners LLP Gets Major Win for CONMEBOL in Florida Antitrust Litigation

The following press release was distributed to media on Sept 22, 2017. Washington, DC: The South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL), the governing body for professional soccer in South America, has…

09.13.2017

Robert Amsterdam: My Travel Agent Saved My Life (Travel Weekly)

Robert Amsterdam's story of escaping Russia under duress with the help of his travel agent is featured in the latest edition of Travel Weekly. Excerpt below: Anticipating a high threat…

07.24.2017

Why Washington Has a Stake in Protecting Qatar - Amsterdam

US interests are deeply rooted on both sides of the Qatar row, and the Donald Trump administration should be careful whom they are seen to be backing, said Robert Amsterdam…

07.11.2017

H-1B Visa Fraud, Beyond Silicon Valley

Writing in an op-ed published in The Daily Caller, Amsterdam & Partners LLP founder Robert Amsterdam argues that the efforts to crack down on the abuses of the H-1B visa…

06.21.2017

Amsterdam in Travel Weekly on Impact of Trump

Robert Amsterdam recently authored a personal opinion article published in the trade magazine Travel Weekly on the impact of the Trump administration's overtly hostile attitude toward foreign travelers, and what…

06.06.2017

Robert Amsterdam in the New York Times

The New York Times has quoted Amsterdam & Partners LLP founding partner Robert Amsterdam in their recent coverage of the issues surrounding Vnesheconombank. Robert Amsterdam, a lawyer who has represented…