4 Moray Place
Edinburgh EH3 6DS
Scotland United Kingdom
Advocate in practice in Scotland (also London and Luxembourg)1962-1988; Commissioner, Scottish Law Commission (part-time) 1980-1988; Judge Supreme Courts of Scotland (Title Lord Dervaird) 1988-1990; Dickson Minto Professor of Company and Commercial Law 1990-1998; Dean Faculty of Law University of Edinburgh 1996-1998; Chairman Lord Advocate’s Committee on Arbitration Law Reform 1985-1995.
ICC ICSID Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb 1991); Electricity Arbitration England and Wales IAI (International Arbitration Institute(Paris); Panel of Professional Adjudicators (Scotland); City Disputes Panel (London).
International Arbitrations since 1992: ICC as Chairman Scots –Finnish parties construction 1992; Indian –Canadian parties construction 1995-1996; South Africa Canada and UK mining dispute 1996-1997; USA – Canada oil and gas 1997; Swiss –Saudi Arabia construction 1998-2001; France- Germany intellectual property 1998-1999; Tanzania-UK energy 1999-2000; Switzerland –Channel Islands 2005 partial award 2006 continuing. ICC as sole arbitrator France-Scotland whisky 1997; Ireland-USA licensing 2003-2004. ICC as member France-UK construction 1993; Kenya-Tanzania banking 1997-1999; Ethiopia-Italy construction 1999-2002; Uk-France intellectual property 2002-2003; Zanzibar-Italy construction 2003-2005. LCIA arbitrations Chairman 2 disputes UK, Scandinavia and Singapore shipbuilding 1998-2005; Chairman Norway- Singapore –financing 200-2002; Member USA-Spain-energy 2003-2004. ICSID arbitration Chairman USA-Caribbean interests financing 1998. NAFTA arbitration Presiding Arbitrator Canada –USA investor 1999-2002; European Development Fund Arbitration; Member Greece-Tanzania-engineering 2004-2005.
Scotland-entry in ICCA Handbook of International Arbitration –1995; Stair Encyclopedia of Scots law s.v. Agriculture -1992, revised 2001; Stair Encyclopedia s.v. Remedies – 1992, revised 2004; Corporate Law–The European Dimension Butterworths -1991.