Achieving Fairness and Efficiency in Complex Commercial Arbitration - Part 3 - Chapter 4 - AAA Yearbook on Arbitration and the Law - 24th Edition

Lawrence W. Newman
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18 pages
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PDF from "AAA Yearbook on Arbitration and the Law - 24th Edition"
September, 2012
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Lawrence W. Newman is Of Counsel at Baker & McKenzie LLP’s New York office, where his practice focuses on international arbitration and litigation. He has represented clients in numerous international arbitrations over several decades and has served as arbitrator under the rules of various institutions. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a Fellow of the College of Commercial Arbitrators. Mr. Newman is the editor, co-editor, author and co-author of many books, articles and chapters in books, including The Leading Arbitrators’ Guide to International Arbitration, 2nd Edition (JurisNet), International Arbitration Checklists, The Practice of International Litigation and Litigating International Commercial Disputes (West 1996), excerpts of which have been published in Spanish in Mexico and Japanese in Japan, and Take the Witness: Cross-Examination in International Arbitration. Mr. Newman is the originator of symposia and seminars dealing with aspects of international arbitration, including the Leading Arbitrators’ Symposia on International Arbitration (Vienna, Singapore and New York) Cross-Examination in International Arbitration (Paris, Vienna and New York) and the forthcoming Presentation of Damages Evidence in International Arbitration (New York, 2012). He has been the co-author and author, since 1982, of a column in the New York Law Journal, “International Arbitration.”

He has been, since 2007, Chairman of the Arbitration Committee of the CPR International Institute of Conflict Prevention and Resolution. Previously he was Chairman, for four years, of the International Dispute Committee of the New York City Bar Association. He is a founder of and Chairman of the Steering Committee of the International Arbitration Club of New York. He has been, since 2010, Chairman of the International Legal Practice Committee of the New York City Bar Association.