Chapter Seventeen: Unique Issues in Construction Arbitration - CCA Guide to Best Practices in Commercial Arbitration - Fourth Edition

Albert Bates Jr.
John E. Bulman
Dr. Patricia D. Galloway
Neal M. Eiseman
John W. Hinchey
Allen L. Overcash
Stanley P. Sklar
A. Holt Gwyn
Herbert H. (Hal) Gray, III
Page Count: 
42 pages
November, 2017
Author Detail: 

Editor A. Holt Gwyn is recognized in the United States and Latin America for his arbitration and mediation practice. His ADR practice complements his legal practice, which is concentrated in construction, environmental, and business contracts and disputes. Mr. Gwyn has coauthored several books and is the author of more than two dozen articles on construction and environmental topics and on resolution of disputes by arbitration and mediation.

Mr. Gwyn has served as Chair of the world’s largest organization of construction lawyers, the ABA’s Forum on Construction Law. In 2014, he received the Forum’s highest achievement “Cornerstone” award. He is a Fellow and in 2016–2017 served as President of the American College of Construction Lawyers. He is also a Fellow of the College of Commercial Arbitrators and a Chartered Arbitrator and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London, England.

Mr. Gwyn is a founding member of and former Chair of the Section of Construction Law, North Carolina Bar Association. He is a Charter Member of the N.C. Academy of Superior Court Mediators. He has served as arbitrator on many AAA, ICDR, ICC, and CPR administered arbitrations and also serves on the AAA’s Construction Mega Panel and Large, Complex Case Program Panel of Arbitrators and Neutrals; he is included on the CPR International Institute Distinguished Panels of Neutrals, including its Environmental and Construction Panels. For more than a decade, he has been regularly listed in Best Lawyers in America, Super Lawyers (Corporate Counsel Edition), and Who’s Who in American Law.

From 2007 to 2014, Mr. Gwyn was the Editor in Chief of the Journal of the American College of Construction Lawyers, published by Thomson-Reuters-West. From 1996 to 2004, Mr. Gwyn served as a Charter Trustee of North Carolina’s Clean Water Management Trust Fund.

He is a graduate of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (BA 1971) and Wake Forest University School of Law (JD 1976).



Albert Bates, Jr.,   Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

John E. Bulman, Providence, Rhode Island

Patricia D. Galloway,  Seattle, Washington

Neal M. Eiseman,  New York, New York
Herbert H. (Hal) Gray, III,  Atlanta, Georgia

John W. Hinchey,  Washington, DC
Allen Overcash, Lincoln, Nebraska

Stanley P. Sklar,  Northbrook, Illinois