Request for Arbitration - Article 9 - Chamber of Arbitration of Milan Rules: A Commentary

Michael McIlwrath
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14 pages
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PDF from "Chamber of Arbitration of Milan Rules: A Commentary"
April, 2012
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MICHAEL MCILWRATH is Associate General Counsel - Litigation for GE Oil & Gas, based at the company’s headquarters in Florence, Italy. He is co-author of the book International Arbitration and Mediation: A Practical Guide (Kluwer 2010), host of International Dispute Negotiation (, the podcast of the International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution (CPR), winner of the CEDR award for Innovation in ADR, and a contributing editor of the Kluwer International Arbitration blog. Mike is also an adjunct professor at the Law Faculty at the University of Florence, where he teaches courses on negotiation, mediation, and arbitration. He is a member and past-president of the Board of Directors of the International Mediation Institute, a non-profit in the Netherlands promoting mediation as a global profession through quality, standards, and transparency, and a member of the Board of Director of the National Center for Science Education, a non-profit in California that defends the teaching of science in the public schools. Mike grew up in California, had his first jobs as a writer and English teacher in Italy, and then qualified as a lawyer in New York, practicing with Willkie Farr & Gallagher. He returned to Italy in 1999 to join GE.