Carl Micarelli is a counsel in the New York office of Debevoise & Plimpton. He is a member of the firm’s Litigation Department.
His practice has included economic sanctions compliance advice, international and domestic commercial arbitration, international investment arbitration, litigation aspects of insurance regulation, class action defence and general commercial litigation.
Mr. Micarelli regularly advises clients in connection with sanctions regulations administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) in the U.S. Department of the Treasury. This work has included ongoing compliance advice, investigations of potentially noncompliant transactions, licensing matters and litigation.
Together with other attorneys at Debevoise, Mr. Micarelli has frequently represented clients in arbitration matters, including arbitrations under commercial contracts and investment treaties. He also has significant experience with litigation regarding the enforceability of arbitration agreements and arbitral awards.
Mr. Micarelli was admitted to the bar in New York in 1992. He received his A.B. in Mathematics from Princeton in 1987 and his J.D. from Yale in 1990, where he was Managing Editor of the Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities. Mr. Micarelli served as a Law Clerk to the Honorable Robert L. Carter, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, from 1990 to 1991.