Hon. Charles E. Ramos

Judge Ramos has extensive experience in numerous areas of commercial law and international arbitration. He is dedicated to mediation and arbitration of complex business disputes and the provision of expert and neutral services. He also presided over numerous complex art cases and addressed issues relating to authenticity and authentication committees; art forgery; restitution of Nazi-looted art and interpretation of the HEAR Act; to recovery of stolen artwork or other cultural property; rescission; copyright and licensing agreements; fair use; physical loss/damage; and provenance, amongst others. Judge Ramos appears on the roster of neutrals of the London Court of International Arbitration. He also serves as Special Master in the Mandatory Civil Appeals Mediation Program for the New York State Supreme Court Appellate Division, Second Department, and is a mediator in the Civil Appeals Mediation Program of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.