William K. Slate II
1875 Eye Street, N.W., Suite 600
Washington, DC 20006
President/CEO American Arbitration Association;President, Justice Research Institute; Director, Federal Court Sudy Committee, Executive, Federal Courts,Teaching arbitration and mediation in 5 universities
ICCA Governing Board, IFCAI, Vice President, Chairman of the Board of the American Management Association; elected member of American Law Institute, Virginia State Bar, Bahrain Chamber Board, a founder of IMI, and presently an Advisory Board member, Member of Board of Trustees of FIAA, Geneva Switzerland, Advisory Board the Institute for Transnational Arbitration.
Member Of AAA Commercial and Executive Compensation panels, ICDR international panel, CIETAC, The IDR Group, Ukraine Chamber Panel of Arbitrators.
Party appointed and panel member, expert witness on arbitration process issues and costs, advisor to two Gulf State nations on arbitration law, and authorized and edited the filing of 7 amicus curiae briefs on arbitration issues before the Supreme Court of the United States of America. Designated by the UNCITRAL Secretariat as an Expert on UNCITRAL Arbitration related to discussions on the draft Carriage of Goods by Sea Act (COGSA).
43 published articles on arbitration and mediation in journals and law reviews worldwide focus on UNCITRAL Rules and Process, arbitration clauses, international arbitration issues, employment and construction disputes , data, class actions , culture and ethics.