John B. Pinney
Graydon Head & Ritchey LLP
1900 Fifth Third Center, 511 Walnut St.
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Complex business and commercial dispute resolution, including:
• Products liability
• Class action
Bachelor of Science in Economics from University of Pennsylvania (Wharton School) – 1969
University of Michigan Law School, cum laude – 1972
Pinney is the senior trial lawyer at Graydon Head and his practice for the past 20 years has focused largely on international disputes in which he has represented both U.S. and foreign parties in cases before U.S. state and federal courts and before international arbitration tribunals acting under ICC, UNCITRAL, CPR, AAA and Hong Kong arbitration rules. Pinney served as a law clerk for Judge Philip Pratt of the U.S. District Court, E.D.Mich.–1972-74. He has been active in the Cincinnati, Ohio State, American, Federal and International Bar Associations and has been a frequent speaker and program participant on federal procedure, international litigation, enforcement of foreign judgments, international arbitration and alternative dispute resolution at many venues in the United States as well as internationally in Argentina, Austria, Canada, China, England, Hong Kong, Korea, Spain and Turkey. Pinney is a Life Member of the Sixth Circuit Judicial Conference and recently completed his term as chair of the Advisory Committee on Rules for the Sixth Circuit. Pinney also has been trained as a mediator for international disputes in a program held at the Hague sponsored by the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution and also currently serves as a volunteer mediator for U.S. District Court in Cincinnati. For more information, visit www.graydonhead.com
Pinney charges $320 per hour or $2,000 per day for his arbitration services.