William H. Knull III
406 Fall River Road
Houston, Texas 77024
Mayer Brown LLP (Houston), Associate (1986), Partner (1987-2014); Sullivan & Cromwell (NY), Associate (1977-86); US Navy, 1970-74.
Fellow, ChIArb; Advisory Board, Past chair of Inst. For Energy Law (Chair, Committee on Litigation and Dispute Resolution); Advisory Board, Institute for Transnational Arbitration; Co-founder and past president and director, Houston International Arbitration Club; IBA; ABA.
AAA/ICDR Commercial Panel, AAA/ICDR for large and complex cases; IEL Energy Arbitrators.
Engaged for more than 35 years as lead counsel and counsel in arbitration and litigation of complex transnational disputes under ICC, AAA, ICDR, ICSID and UNCITRAL Rules. Although I was severely limited in my ability to accept appointments as a member of Mayer Brown due to the many conflicts of the large firm, I have sat as sole arbitrator and member of tribunals in a number of small commercial cases on appointment by the AAA.
W. Knull et al., Accounting for Uncertainty in Discounted Cash Flow Valuation of Upstream Oil and Gas Investments, Transnational Dispute Management, Vol. 4, No. 6, Nov. 2007; J. Energy & Nat. Resources L. 2007, Vol. 25, No 3, August 2007; W. Knull & N. Rubins, Betting the Farm on International Arbitration: Is it Time to Offer an Appeal Option?, 11 Am. Rev. Int’l Arb. 531 (2002).