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Click here to enlarge.   Arif Hyder ALI IAI Member   
Dechert LLP
1900 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 2006
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Languages   English (native); Spanish, Urdu (fluent); French, Hindi, Bengali (good working knowledge); Portuguese (working knowledge)
Nationality   USA
Bar Admission   Pennsylvania - 1991 (inactive)
District of Columbia - 1992
Education   New York University (JD - 1990); Columbia University (BA summa cum laude - 1986)
Adjunct Professor of Law (International Commercial and Investment Arbitration) - Georgetown University; Honorary Lecturer - University of Dundee Centre for Energy, Mining, and Petroleum Law and Policy
as Arbitrator  
Chair, Sole arbitrator or member of the tribunal in numerous international arbitration proceedings under the aegis of WIPO; Administrative secretary in international arbitration proceedings under the Rules of the ICC, ICDR and UNCITRAL
as Counsel  
Numerous international arbitration proceedings, ad hoc (including UNCITRAL) and under the Rules of the ICC, ICSID, ICDR, and WIPO (foreign investment, privatization, power, oil and gas, tourism, project finance and development agreements, patents and trademarks, information technology, mining, distribution and construction disputes); proceedings before the International Court of Justice, the Iran-US Claims Tribunal, and the UNCC; proceedings under NAFTA Chapter 11 and CAFTA-DR
Relating to  
• "La responsabilidad civil de los árbitros y las instituciones arbitrales," in Arbitraje Internacional: pasado, presente y futuro Libro homenaje a Bernardo Cremades e Yves Derains 325 (C.A. Soto Coaguila, D.R. Marsano de Mur eds., Instituto Peruano de Arbitraje, 2013) (with H. G. Burnett and C. Ferraro)

• "The Effect of BITs on the International Body of Investment Law: the Significance of Fair and Equitable Treatment Provisions," in The Future of Investment Arbitration (C.A. Rogers, R.P. Alford eds., 2009) (with K.D. Tallent)

• "Anti-Suit Injunctions in Support of International Arbitration in the United States and the United Kingdom," 2008(1) Int'l Arb. L. Rev. 12 (with K. Nesbitt and J. Wessel)

• "ICSID Arbitration in the Americas," in The Arbitration Review of the Americas 2008, at 6 (GAR, 2007) (with A. de Gramont)

• "A Cross-Comparison of Institutional Mediation Rules," 57(2) Disp. Resol. J. 73 (2002), reprinted in 4(1) T.D.M. 5 (2007)

• "Resolving Disputes in Cross-Border Commercial Transactions," in Inside the Minds: Best Practices for International ADR (Aspatore Books, 2007) (with H. G. Burnett)

• "From COPEL to CEEE - International Arbitrators and Brazilian Courts Agree on the Capacity of Brazilian Mixed Capital Companies to Arbitrate," 21(1) ITA News & Notes 1 (2007) (with B. S. Vasani)

• Best Practices Series No. 7: Best Practices in Drafting International Arbitration Clauses (UNITAR, 2004)

• "Disputas en Materia de Tecnologias de Informacion y Comunicaciones: Arbitraje y Mediación Como Alternativas a los Litigios Judiciales," 147 Derecho de la Alta Tecnologia 15 (Nov. 2001)

• Dispute Avoidance and Resolution Best Practices for the Application Service Provider Industry (WIPO, July 2001) (co-author)

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