Advocacy in International Arbitration - WAMR 2013 Vol. 7, No. 1

Toby Landau
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12 pages
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June, 2013
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TOBY LANDAU QC is a barrister at Essex Court Chambers in London, and a member of the New York Bar, specializing in international arbitration. As arbitrator, he has served in over 70 major international cases, including many investment treaty cases (BITs and NAFTA) and international commercial cases (ICC, LCIA, SCC, HKIAC, SIAC, AAA, UNCITRAL amongst many others) in numerous countries worldwide. As counsel, he has appeared in over 270 major international arbitrations, as well as many of the landmark arbitration cases before the English Courts (including the UK Supreme Court) and foreign courts. He is a Director of the LCIA; a Fellow (and previously Trustee) of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and Chartered Arbitrator; a UK delegate to the UNCITRAL Working Group on Arbitration (since 2000); a member of the IBA sub-committee responsible for drafting the IBA Rules on Evidence 2010; and one of the draftsmen of the English Arbitration Act 1996; the Pakistan Arbitration Ordinance of 2005; the Mauritius Arbitration Act of 2008; and the LCIA India Rules. He is a Visiting Professor at Kings College London (arbitration law), and a visiting lecturer at the Pakistan College of Law in Lahore. He was the most junior of his year to be made a QC (in 2008). Before this, he received the Chambers & Partners Award for “Junior Barrister of the Year” in international arbitration in both 2005 and 2007 (short-listed also in 2006), and was voted “first” amongst the world’s “45 under 45” in this field.