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Amy Y. Chen

New York Attorney
Amy Y. Chen

Phone: 212.687.6262


Languages: English, Cantonese, Mandarin Chinese, German, French

Amy Chen is an associate in Barton’s dispute resolution and regulatory enforcement practice. She has handled commercial litigation matters on behalf of public and private companies at both the state and federal level. Amy has also acted for major insurance companies in multi-jurisdictional litigation. 

Amy’s practice also includes arbitration where she has experience with US and international arbitration, including arbitration under the London Court of International Arbitration. She also has represented clients in enforcing arbitration awards under The Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards, commonly known as the New York Convention.

Amy’s international arbitration experience was gained in part while working in Sherman & Sterling’s International Arbitration Group in Paris, France, and in Nauta Dutilh’s litigation group in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Amy attended Bucerius Law School in Hamburg Germany where she studied International Business and Comparative Law and, received her J.D. from The George Washington University Law School.

Amy’s internationally driven education and experience are underscored by her wealth of languages. She is fluent in Chinese Cantonese, advanced in Mandarin, and is conversant in both German and French. Amy has interests in astronomy, photography, architecture, and travel, for which she has been published in both The Washington Post and The Economist.


  • Arbitration
  • Commercial Litigation

Industry Experience:

  • Construction
  • Generation and Energy Services
  • Finance
  • Manufacturing and Distribution


  • The American Bar Association – Section on International Law
  • The Mars Society
  • Young International Council for Commercial Arbitration


  • The George Washington University Law School, J. D.
  • Bucerius Law School, Hamburg Germany (International Business and Comparative Law)
  • Brown University, B.A.


  • New York State
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

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Barton LLP

711 Third Avenue
14th Floor
New York, NY 10017
United States

Law Firm Contact: Roger E. Barton

Tel: 212.687.6262

Fax: 212.687.3667



Member Since: 2016

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