Phillip Leon Euell is an accomplished Of Counsel attorney. His fluency in French is a testament to his ability to navigate international legal landscapes and communicate effectively in diverse cultural settings.
Before his engagement with Diaz Reus, Euell distinguished himself in the field of international arbitration, earning an LLM from Miami Law. His legal journey is characterized by significant roles, including clerkships at Shearman & Sterling, Fisher Broyles, Holland & Knight, and DLA Piper. His work has covered a spectrum of high-stakes areas, from the Bre-X gold mining fraud litigation and UNCITRAL award appeals, to crypto insolvency and ICC arbitration and OFAC appeal matters. Further, his active participation in digital asset conferences and collaboration with entities like the Ethereum Foundation and Urbit protocol highlight his depth in the field of emerging technologies. In addition to his legal prowess, Euell is a CITBA member, reflecting his dedication and expertise in international trade law.
Beyond law, Mr. Euell's versatile background includes over a decade in Europe as the head retail architect and builder for Estee Lauder, a multinational cosmetics corporation. His work in this role garnered him accolades as an industrial designer, adding another layer to his diverse skill set. Further showcasing his entrepreneurial spirit, Euell founded several restaurants in Paris and Seoul, recognized by esteemed publications and included in international best lists, highlighting his ability to excel in multiple industries. This eclectic mix of international experience, coupled with his legal acumen, linguistic skills, and entrepreneurial success, positions Mr. Euell as a unique and invaluable asset to the diverse, international clientele of DRT.
Areas of Practice
- University of Miami School of Law, LL.M in International Arbitration (with honors)
- Fordham Law, J.D.
- New York University, B.A. in Political Theory
- Florida Bar
CITBA (Customs and International Trade Bar Association)