Theodor   Bruening

Contact

Phone: 212.380.4111
Fax: 212.545.1656
Mailing: 10 East 40th Street ,
35th Floor , New York , NY   10016
Linkedin: Theodor Bruening

PRACTICE FOCUS

Theo’s practice is in national and international litigation and arbitration. He mainly focuses on dispute resolution in construction, architectural, labor and commercial cases. He also advises on immigration law and is active in the pro bono community in New York.

Prior to joining the firm, Theodor practiced in the Arabian Gulf in international arbitration concerning shipping, telecommunication, construction, fraud and banking disputes. He also authored publications on the Qatar Financial Center and held public speaking engagements concerning, among others, sovereign wealth funds.

LANGUAGES

  • Fluent in German

PUBLICATIONS

Education & Admissions

  • Oxford University, M.A. (2012)
  • BPP Law School, London, BVC (2010)
  • Columbia University School of Law, LL.M. (2009)
  • Oxford University, LL.B. (J.D. equivalent) (2007)
  • State of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • England and Wales (Unregistered Barrister)

Activities

  • Association of the Bar of the City of New York
  • Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn, London, Member
  • Fellow at Howarth & Smith Oxford - Cambridge Fellowship

Posts

"Second Circuit Hands Victory to Consumer Protection Interests, Holds That Predatory Payday Loan Providers Are Not Shielded by Native American Immunity"

Second Circuit Hands Victory to Consumer Protection Interests, Holds That Predatory Payday Loan Providers Are Not Shielded by Native American…

"N.Y. Supreme Court Grants Injunction Against Airbnb Landlord in NYC"

NYC v. Baldeo, 450126/2018, March 1, 2019 The City of New York brought an action against a tenant and his…

"New York Supreme Court Issues Reminder That Errata Sheets Must Be Timely and Are Not Opportunities for Substantive Edits to Deposition Testimony"

Carroll v. City of N.Y., 150464/2016, February 20, 2019, Bluth, J. In a slip-and-fall case, Justice Arlene Bluth recently schooled…

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