Covington & Burling LLP
London WC2R 1BHUnited Kingdom
Partner, White & Case, Paris (1993-2008) Of Counsel, White & Case, Paris (1991-1992); Secretary-General, ICC International Court of Arbitration (1985-1991); Counselor for Legal Affairs, U.S. Mission to the United Nations, Geneva (1980-1985); Assistant Legal adviser for United Nations affairs, Office of the Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State (1977-1980); Attorney in the Economic and Business Affaires Section, Office of the Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State (1974- 1977); Associate, Law Office of Samuel Pisar, Paris (1971-1973); Associate, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, New York (1969-1971); Law Clerk, U.S. District Court, E.D. New York (1968-1969)
ICC Institute of International Law and Business Practice, Corresponding Member; Association Suisse de l’Arbitrage, Member; Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Fellow; Comité Français de l’Arbitrage, Member; Institute for Transnational Arbitration, Advisory Board Member; ICC
Commission on International Commercial Arbitration, Member; World Arbitration and Mediation Report, Advisory Board Member.
AAA; Arbitral Centre of the Federal Economic Chamber (Vienna Austria); Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration; CIETAC Court of Arbitration at the Polish Chamber of Commerce; Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre; Korean Commercial Arbitration Board; LCIA; Permanent Arbitration Court at the Croatian Chamber of Commerce; Singapore International Arbitration Centre; U.S. Council for International Business (ICC National Committee in U.S.); WIPO
Secretary General, ICC International Court of Arbitration, 1985–91; Counsel and co-counsel in numerous international arbitrations under ICC and other arbitration Rules, re: disputes about oil and gas, construction, intellectual property, joint ventures, sales and distribution; Chairman and party-proposed arbitrator in ICC, Stockholm, JCAA and other arbitrations; Vice-Chairman, Working Group to establish 1998 ICC Rules of Arbitration; provided expert witness statements in international arbitration related matters
Numerous publications on various aspects of international arbitration.