George J. Grumbach, Jr. is senior counsel based in the New York office.
Mr. Grumbach’s practice focuses on commercial litigation and arbitration and involves domestic and international disputes, ranging from antitrust, securities and product liability litigation to contractual and real estate matters.
Mr. Grumbach joined the firm in 1967, became a partner in 1975, and became senior counsel in 1999. He received an LL.B. degree, cum laude, in 1965 from Harvard Law School, where he was an editor of the Harvard Law Review. He received an undergraduate degree, summa cum laude, from Yale University in 1962. Mr. Grumbach served as a law clerk to the Honorable Wilfred Feinberg of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and then in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit between 1965 and 1967.
Mr. Grumbach is a member of the Bar in New York and is admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court and a number of U.S. Courts of Appeals and District Courts. Mr. Grumbach has acted as an arbitrator in a number of domestic and international cases. He is a member of the Boards of Trustees of several charitable organizations, including the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, the Children’s Storefront, Inc., FOJP Service Corporation, the Collegiate Chorale and New Yorkers for Parks.