New York University School of Law
40 Washington Square South, 409B
New York, NY 10012
Professor of Law, Verona University School of Law (2002 - 2015); Professor of Law, Bologna University School of Law (1998 – 2002); Professor of Law, Tilburg University School of Law (1995 – 1998); Legal Officer, United Nations Office of Legal Affairs, International Trade Law Branch (2000 – 2002).
Member, New York International Arbitration Club
AAA/ICDR List of Neutrals; ICSID Panels of Arbitrators and of Conciliators
46 commercial arbitrations as party-appointed arbitrator or chairman. This includes arbitration administered by ICC, LCIA, ICDR, Lugano Chamber of Commerce; Chamber of Arbitration of Milan as well as ad hoc arbitrations; party-appointed arbitrator in ICSID proceeding; party-appointed arbitrator in investment arbitrations under UNCITRAL Rules; expert witness on choice of law, international sales law, arbitration law issues and transnational civil litigation issues.
More than 290 law review articles in English, German, French, Spanish, and Italian, and 17 books, including “Limits to Party Autonomy in International Commercial Arbitration” (2016); “The Rome I Regulation” (2015); “International Sale of Goods – CISG - in a nutshell” (co-author, 2014); “Forum Shopping in the International Commercial Arbitration Context” (editor and co-author, 2013); Conflict of Laws in International Arbitration (co-editor and co-author, 2011).