James A. Woods
2000, McGill Collège
MONTRÉAL, Québec Canada
Member of the Quebec Bar, Canadian Bar, Law Society of Upper Canada, Law Society of British Columbia Association of Trial Lawyers of America, American Bar Association, International Bar Association, American Arbitration Association, London Court of International Arbitration, Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (London), Fellow of Defence and Corporate Counsel, Fellow of the Federation of Defence and Corporate Counsel, Fellow of the American Collège of Trial Lawyers, Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, member of the Canadian Commercial Arbitration Centre, member of the Diversity Law Institute and member of The Trial Law Institute.
Mtre. Woods has acted as an Arbitrator either as President or Member of an Arbitration Tribunal in approximately twenty commercial arbitrations and he has acted as attorney in many commercial and international arbitrations, either ad hoc or I.C.C. He has been senior partner of the firm since 1976. A member of the bar in various Canadian provinces as well as the Law Society of England and Wales and the Paris bar, he is frequently named as one of the best lawyers in Canada.
Many publications and conferences including: “The Application of Arbitration Agreements in the Context of Multi-Party Disputes” (1999) Volume III, Corporate Litigation 2