Philip Allen Lacovara
c/o Mayer Brown LLP
New York, NY
Mayer, Brown Rowe & Maw LLP: Partner, New York and Washington, D.C., 1993-2003. Morgan Stanley & Co., Inc.: Managing Director, General Counsel, and member of Management Committee, New York, 1990-1993. General Electric Co.: Vice President and Senior Counsel for Litigation and Legal Policy, Fairfield, CT, 1988-1990. Hughes Hubbard & Reed: Partner-in-Charge, Washington, D.C., 1974-1988; Associate, New York City, 1969-1971. Watergate Special Prosecutor’s Office: Counsel to the Special Prosecutor, Washington, D.C., 1973-1974. Office of the Solicitor General, Department of Justice: Deputy Solicitor General of the United States, 1972- 1973; Assistant to the Solicitor General, 1967-1969, Washington, D.C. New York City Police Department: Special Counsel to the Police Commissioner, New York, 1971-1972. United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit: Law Clerk to United States Circuit Judge Harold Leventhal, Washington, 1966-1967.
International Bar Association (Arbitration Committee); International Chamber of Commerce (Task Force on Production of Electronic Documents in International Arbitration)
CPR International Institute for Dispute Prevention and Resolution; Panels of Distinguished Neutrals (International, General Counsel, Banking Accounting & Financial Services, Insurance, and New York City panels);International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR); (international affiliate of American Arbitration Association);Panel of International Arbitrators; London Court of International Arbitration, Fellow; The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (London) Member; FedArb, Inc., panel member JAMS, The Resolution Experts: New York and Washington, D.C., panel of neutral arbitrators and mediators, 2004 to 2006
Chairman, sole arbitrator, or tribunal/panel member in arbitrations administered by: International Chamber of Commerce; JAMS; International Centre for Dispute Resolution; American Arbitration Association; Netherlands Arbitration Institute as well as ad hoc arbitrations governed by Federal Arbitration Act, United Kingdom Arbitration Act, etc. Arbitral experience in matters including telecommunications, intellectual property, insurance and re-insurance, executive employment, construction, licensing, technology, finance, etc.
Arbitration-related articles: “Class Action Arbitrations – The Challenge for the Business Community,”24 Arbitration International 541 (2008); “The Rules of the Road: The Number of Options for Arbitrating International Commercial Disputes Has Grown,” General Counsel: New York (November 14, 2005); “The Varying Standards of Review of Arbitration Awards,” New York Law Journal (August 2, 2004). Additional articles on other subjects published in Columbia Law Review, Yale Law Journal, Harvard Journal of International Law, Arizona Law Review, Delaware Law Review, Minnesota Law Review, Inter-American Law Review, St. John’s Law Review, Law & Contemporary Problems, New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, National Law Journal, and others.