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Click here to enlarge.   R. Doak BISHOP IAI Member   
King & Spalding LLP
1100 Louisiana Street
Suite 4000
Houston, TX 77002-5219
Tel: +1.713.751.3205
Fax: +1.713.751.3290

Languages   English (native); Spanish (knowledge)
Nationality   USA
Bar Admission   Texas - 1976
Education   University of Texas (JD (hons.) - 1976); Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Southern Methodist University (BA (high hons.) - 1973)
Adjunct Professor of Law, Southern Methodist University Law School (International Commercial Arbitration) and University of Houston Law School (Investment Disputes with Foreign Governments)
as Arbitrator  
Chair, sole arbitrator, or member of the tribunal in numerous domestic and international arbitration proceedings, under the Rules of the ICC, AAA, UNCITRAL, and CPR
as Counsel  
Numerous arbitration proceedings, mostly international, under the Rules of the ICC, ICSID, IACAC, AAA, LCIA, and UNCITRAL (oil & gas, energy, construction, reinsurance, environmental, intellectual property, and general contractual matters); proceedings before the Iran-US Claims Tribunal
• PCA Case No. 2013-22, Windstream Energy LLC v. Government of Canada, Award, 27 September 2016 (full text ITA)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/11/22, Vigotop Limited v. Hungary, Award, 1 Oct. 2014 (full text ITA)

• LCIA Case No. UN 7927, Société Générale In respect of DR Energy Holdings Limited and Empresa Distribuidora de Electricidad del Este, S.A. v. The Dominican Republic, UNCITRAL, 19 Sep. 2008, Award on Preliminary Objections to Jurisdiction, (full text ITA)
Relating to  
• Annulment under the ICSID Convention (OUP, 2012) (with S. Marchili)

• Co-editor, The Art of Advocacy in International Arbitration 2nd ed. (Juris Publishing, 2010) (with E.G. Kehoe)

• Editor, Enforcement of Arbitral Awards Against Sovereigns (Juris Publishing, 2009)

• Co-editor, Foreign Investment Disputes: Cases, Materials and Commentaries (Kluwer, 2005) (with J. Crawford and W.M. Reisman)

Numerous articles on international arbitration, including:

• "Jurisdiction Ratione Personae – Is There a Standard Definition of an 'Investor' in Investment Treaties?," in Jurisdiction in Investment Treaty Arbitration, IAI Series on International Arbitration No. 8 at 199 (Y. Banifatemi ed., Juris Publishing, 2018) (with M. Stevens)

• "Fair and Equitable Treatment: Denial of Justice," in Building International Investment Law – The First 50 Years of ICSID 295 (M. Kinnear et al. eds., Kluwer, 2015) (with M. Stevens)

• "Investor-State Dispute Settlement Under the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership: Have the Negotiations Run Aground?," 30(1) ICSID Rev. 1 (2015)

• "Ethics in International Arbitration," in Arbitration Advocacy in Changing Times, ICCA Congress Series No. 15, at 383 (Kluwer, 2011)

• "The 'Null and Void' Provision of the New York Convention," in Enforcement of Arbitration Agreements and International Arbitral Awards – The New York Convention in Practice 275 (E. Gaillard and D. Di Pietro eds., Cameron May, 2008) (with W.D. Coriell and M. Medina Campos)

• "CMS v. Argentina – The Decision of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes and its Main Consequences for the Practice," 2004(1) J. Int'l Dispute Res. 20

• "Survey of Arbitration Awards Under Chapter 11 of the North American Free Trade Agreement," 19(6) J. Int’l Arb. 505 (2002) (with W.W. Russell)

• "A Practical Guide for Drafting International Arbitration Clauses," 1 Int’l Energy L. & Tax’n Rev. 16 (2000)

• "Practical Guidelines for Interviewing, Selecting and Challenging Party-Appointed Arbitrators in International Commercial Arbitration," 14 Arb. Int’l 395 (1998)

• "International Arbitration of Petroleum Disputes: The Development of a Lex Petrolea," XXIII Y.B. Com. Arb. 1131 (1998)

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