Charles “Trip” Dorkey specializes in complex commercial litigation. Mr. Dorkey has served as lead counsel in significant cases both in New York and nationwide involving securities, reinsurance, construction, real estate, employment and a broad range of commercial and other business disputes, many of which have arisen out of mergers and acquisition activities.
Due to his governmental service and political work, many of his matters have involved disputes at the intersection between private and public activity. Mr. Dorkey has also handled a variety of transnational cases dealing with non-US legal proceedings and issues in many countries, including Brazil, China, Nigeria, Turkey, Dubai, Saudi Arabia and many European countries.
Avenue Magazine has recognized Mr. Dorkey as one of New York City's Legal Elite since 2010. He has also been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America in Commercial Litigation since