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Click here to enlarge.   Benjamin HUGHES IAI Member   
Seoul National University School of Law
1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu
Seoul 08826
Republic of Korea
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Languages   English (native); Korean, Spanish (fluent); Chinese (Mandarin) (knowledge)
Nationality   USA
Bar Admission   California - 2002
Education   NYU School of Law (JD - 2002);Seoul National University (MA Course - 1999); Harvard University (MA - 1997); Trinity University, San Antonio (BA - 1989); Fellow, CIArb, HKIArb, SIArb.
Associate Professor of Law - Seoul National University
as Arbitrator  
Chair, sole arbitrator and member of the tribunal in international arbitrations, ad hoc and under the Rules of the ICC, HKIAC, SIAC, CIETAC, ICDR, KCAB, KLRCA, ACICA, JCAA, VIAC, SCC, DIS and UNCITRAL
as Counsel  
International arbitration proceedings under the Rules of the ICC, LCIA, SIAC, AAA, ICDR, KCAB and UNCITRAL (mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, oil & gas, technology, telecommunications, automotive, financial services and contract disputes)
Relating to  
• Member, Editorial Board, Korean Arbitration Journal

• "The Problem of Undisclosed Assistance to Arbitral Tribunals," in The Powers and Duties of an Arbitrator: Liber Amicorum Pierre A. Karrer 161 (P. Shaughnessy and S. Tung eds., Kluwer, 2017)

• "The KCAB's Expedited Procedure: Problems and Prospects for Reform," 2012(2) Korean Arb. Rev. 24 (with S.Y. Shin)

• "Towards a Uniform Approach to Confidentiality: A Roles for the New IBA Rules," IBA Arbitration Newsletter 2012 at 43

• "Korea" in International Arbitration Review - Edition 3 at 313 (J.H. Carter ed., 2012)(with B. Kim)

• "Arbitration in South Korea," The Asia-Pacific Arbitration Review 2012, at 48 (with B. Kim)

• "What’s All the Fuss About? The Investor-State Dispute Resolution Provisions of the KORUS FTA," 10 Korea Univ. L. Rev. 161 (Fall 2011) (with S.M. Lee)

• "The Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards in Korea," J. Int’l Bus. Transactions L. 99 (Dong-A University School of Law, Spring 2010)

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