Comment: A Defense of the 2004 United States Model Investment Treat - WAMR 2010 Vol. 4, No. 2

Barton Legum
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8 pages
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PDF from "World Arbitration and Mediation Review (WAMR)"
March, 2011
Author Detail: 

Barton Legum is a partner in the Paris office of
Salans and head of the firm’s investment treaty
arbitration practice. He has over 20 years’
experience in litigating complex cases, with a
focus on international arbitration and litigation in general and
arbitration under investment treaties in particular. From 2000 to
2004, Mr. Legum served as Chief of the NAFTA Arbitration
Division in the Office of the Legal Adviser, United States
Department of State. Mr. Legum is a member of the Executive
Committee, the Council and the Administration Committee of the
American Bar Association’s Section of International Law, and
serves as the Section’s Vice Chair. He will become Chair of the
Section in 2012. He is the editor of International Litigation
Strategies and Practice (2005), a book published by the American
Bar Association, and frequently writes and speaks at conferences
on international arbitration and litigation.