Terry Moritz is an American Attorney, with an international commercial arbitration practice. He is based in Chicago, Illinois.
Mr. Moritz has extensive experience litigating a wide variety of complex commercial disputes both in court and in ADR settings. He founded Terry F Moritz LLC in 2014 where he has focused his alternative dispute resolution practice on resolving complex commercial disputes. Prior to establishing his current firm Mr. Moritz was been a principal in several significant firms, most recently Goldberg Kohn Ltd. He founded and built the firm’s litigation practice, served as chair of the Litigation Group for over 25 years and served continuously as a member of the firm’s management committee. He has arbitrated over 100 commercial disputes of varying complexity. Mr. Moritz has also served as an advocate in numerous mediations and international arbitrations.. Mr. Moritz is employing the knowledge he has gained as an advocate throughout his career to resolve disputes more effectively and efficiently through mediation and arbitration, as well as other ADR processes.
Mr. Moritz is a member of the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”) serving on its energy, joint venture and commercial panels. He is a member of the both the energy and the commercial panels of the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution (“CPR”). He is certified by the ADR Committee of the Midcontinent Independent Systems Operator (MISO) and the Board of the Midwest Reliability (MRO) as a mediator and arbitrator. Mr. Moritz is an Adjunct Professor of Law at Loyola University School of Law focusing on ADR matters. He was elected to membership in the American Law Institute and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (“CIArb”) serving as chair of its Chicago Chapter. He is a charter member of the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals (“NADN” ), He is a board member and panelist for the Forum for International Conciliation & Arbitration (“FICA”) and a member of the ICC Model Consortium Agreement working group. He is the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Resolution Systems Institute, a not for profit organization focused on strengthening justice by enhancing court supported alternative dispute resolution systems.