Do Municipal Investment Laws Always Constitute a Unilateral Offer to Arbitrate? - Panel Discussion - Chapter 7 - Investment Treaty Arbitration and International Law - Volume 2

Carlos Ignacio Suarez Anzorena
Victorino J. Tejera Perez
Marco E. Schnabl
Michael D. Nolan
Margrete Stevens
Mark Kantor
Perry S. Bechky
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July, 2009
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Ignacio Suarez Anzorena is a Latin America Specialist Adviser in the Washington, D.C. office of Clifford Chance. He has been involved in ad hoc and institutional arbitration proceedings conducted under the auspices of most of the leading arbitration organizations.

Victorino J. Tejera Pérez is an Attorney in the Caracas office of Macleod Dixon LLP. He concentrates his practice in commercial law, conflict law and corporate matters. He focuses his practice in national and international litigation and arbitration and in Alternative Dispute Resolution in general.

Marco E. Schnabl is a Partner in the international arbitration and litigation groups of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, New York City. He has appeared for claimants and respondents in proceedings before the leading international arbitral institutions including several involving investment treaty arbitrations.

Michael D. Nolan is a Partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley and McCloy LLP. Mr. Nolan is experienced in all phases of commercial litigation and arbitration. 

Margrete Stevens is a Consultant in King & Spalding’s Washington, D.C. office working in the International Investment Arbitration Practice Group. Ms. Stevens served as Acting Lead Counsel, supervising the ICSID Secretariat’s administration of more than 100 investor-State arbitration proceedings including cases brought under bilateral investment treaties; NAFTA; and the Energy Charter Treaty.

Mark Kantor is an independent arbitrator. He teaches both international arbitration and international business transactions as an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University Law Center. He is also a Fellow at the Columbia Program on International Investment.

Perry S. Bechky is a Professor of Law at University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, CT.