Platt W. Davis
7500 San Felipe
Houston, TX 77024
Law Offices of Platt Davis, 2006-Present; Vinson & Elkins LLP (1970-71, 1973-2005; partner 1976-2005, Washington, D.C and Houston, Texas); Federal Power Commission, 1971-1973, Trial Attorney.
AAA, ABA, IBA, Institute for Transnational Arbitration (Advisory Board), Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Energy Bar Association.
AAA/ICDR (Commercial, Oil & Gas, International), ICC, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Chartered Arbitrator), CPR, and FINRA.
Approximately 15 international arbitrations as counsel, and over 18 as party-appointed arbitrator, sole arbitrator or chair (over 50 domestic arbitrations). These include AAA/ICDR, ICC, SCC, SIAC, Iran-U.S. Claims Tribunal, UNCITRAL and ad hoc cases.
“Nondisclosure of Arbitrator Conflicts and the Federal Arbitration Act’s ‘Evident Partiality’ Standard,” THE CPA JOURNAL, June 2004; co-author, has spoken at numerous conferences regarding natural gas and electric regulatory matters, drafting arbitration provisions, and the arbitral process.