Kristina F.Moore


New York + 1.212.326.3960

Kristina Moore's practice focuses on the arbitration and litigation of complex commercial and investment disputes, particularly under international investor-state laws. She has assisted with several investment arbitrations, including representations of both States and investors, International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), as well as in various aspects of pretrial litigation and arbitration procedure that includes substantive drafting, preparing witnesses for trial, legal research, and discovery.

Kristina's pro bono practice includes representing individuals seeking asylum in the United States, and she has participated extensively in the Firm's Border Project.

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 CWRU's 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 Vis practice moots.

Kristina is a member of the American Society of International Law.


  • 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.
  • 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).
  • 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.