Kristina F.Moore


New York + 1.212.326.3960

Kristina Moore's practice focuses on the arbitration and litigation of high-stakes commercial and international investment disputes. Kristina represents clients in state and federal courts and in numerous arbitrations and annulment proceedings under the rules of major arbitral institutions, including the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), and at the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) under the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Rules. As part of her practice, Kristina has taken multiple depositions in federal court.

Kristina's extensive pro bono practice includes representing individuals seeking asylum in the United States through the Firm's Border Project and women in need of representation in New York Family Court through the Her Justice organization.

Prior to joining Jones Day, Kristina was a Fellow in the Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (FASPE) law program. Selected Fellows study historical, philosophical, theological, and cultural texts related to Nazism and the Holocaust in which the historical context frames the discussion of contemporary legal and ethical issues. While a law student Kristina was team captain of Case Western Reserve University's (CWRU) Willem C. Vis International Arbitration Moot team and took fifth place at the 2017 Paris International Chamber of Commerce Vis Pre-Moot as a team of one, on behalf of CWRU. Kristina continues to participate as an arbitrator for international arbitration practice moots.

Kristina is an active volunteer with Achilles Kids and a Young Patron of the Metropolitan Opera.


  • Alhambra Resources obtains arbitration award against Republic of KazakhstanJones Day represented Alhambra Resources Ltd., a Canadian mining company in an arbitration against Kazakhstan under the auspices of the World Bank’s International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID).
  • High Road Capital portfolio company acquires PacTool InternationalJones Day represented High Road Capital Partners in connection with the acquisition and related financing by portfolio company General Tools & Instruments, a designer, developer, and distributor of precision specialty hand tools and handheld test instruments, of PacTool International, a designer and manufacturer of siding tools and gauges, specialty hand tools, cutting tools, and blades.
  • Kazakh investors initiate ICSID arbitration against UzbekistanJones Day represents Vladislav Kim and 11 other citizens of Kazakhstan in an ICSID arbitration against the Republic of Uzbekistan instituted pursuant to the Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Government of the Republic of Uzbekistan on Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments.