Gary B. Born
49 Park Lane
London W1K 1PS
Partner, Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering, Washington DC 1987-91; Adjunct Professor of Law, Georgetown Law Center 1988-91; Law Clerk, Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist 1982-83; Law Clerk, Judge Henry J. Friendly
ICC, LCIA, ICSID, AAA, ASA (Association Suisse de l’Arbitrage), DIS (Deutsche Institution fuer Schiedsgerichtsbarkeit), SIAC
International arbitration both as counsel (approximately 550 matters) and arbitrator (co-arbitrator, presiding or sole arbitrator in more than 150 matters), in commercial and state-to-state disputes; international litigation. Recent significant matters include representation of: a
major European telecommunications company in several of the largest arbitrations in ICC history; a multinational petroleum company in an LCIA arbitration against another petroleum company; a major North American defense contract in a dispute under relevant BIT; a major U.S. insurance company in an ICC arbitration against a major European insurer; a Caribbean state in an ICSID conciliation; a German investor in an ICSID dispute; Eritrea in an ad hoc arbitration sited in London and the Hague against Yemen; a major European telecommunications company in a series of Vienna International Arbitral Centre arbitrations; a U.S. software company in an ICC arbitration against a Latin
American state entity; a German company in an ICC arbitration sited in Zurich; a major oil company in an ICSID arbitration against an Asian state; an international media company in an LCIA arbitration sited in London against aGreek company; a U.S. company in an ICC arbitration sited in London against an Indian company; a U.S. company in a multiparty arbitration under ICC Rules; a leading German company in a series of related ICC arbitrations sited in Geneva; a Swiss company in an ICC arbitration concerning intellectual property
under seven national laws; a Scandinavian manufacturer against a German conglomerate in two related ICC arbitrations in Stockholm; a U.S. governmental agency in an AAA arbitration; a major U.S. manufacturer of capital goods in multiple ICC construction, intellectual property, and other arbitrations; a North American contractor in an ICC arbitration sited in the Hague; a Latin American financial institution in an LCIA arbitration major U.S. media company in ICC arbitration sited in Singapore; an English company in an AAA arbitration sited
in London; an Asian state in an ICC arbitration concerning infrastructure project; a Latin American purchaser of capital equipment in an UNCITRAL arbitration in Mexico City; a Scandinavian firm in an ICC arbitration in Switzerland; a U.S. supplier of capital equipment in an ICC arbitration in London; a Dutch exporter in an UNCITRAL arbitration in London; a Middle Eastern company in ICC arbitration in Paris; a Swiss company in an ICC arbitration in Switzerland; a Belgian company in an ICC arbitration in Belgium; a Dutch company in an ICC arbitration in London; a U.S. company in ICC arbitration in London.
Author, International Commercial Arbitration, 3rd ed. (Kluwer 2009); (awarded American Society of International Law “Certificate of Merit” for 2011; awarded OGEMID “Book of the Year” award for 2010); Author,
International Arbitration: Cases and Materials (Aspen 2010); Author,International Arbitration and Forum Selection Agreements: Drafting and Enforcing, 3rd ed. (Kluwer 2010) (awarded OGEMID “Book of the Year”
award for 2011) Author, International Civil Litigation in U.S. Courts, 5th ed. (Aspen 2011); Member, Board of Trustees, British Institute of International and Comparative Law; Academic Council, Institute for Transnational Arbitration; Advisory Committee, American Law Institute, Restatement of International Arbitration Law; numerous Publications, speaking engagements, and other activities concerning international arbitration and litigation; Adjunct Professor of Law (Harvard Law School, Pepperdine University of Virginia, Georgetown University Law Center, University of Arizona, Stanford University of California, University College London, National University of Singapore).