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Click here to enlarge.   Louis-Bernard BUCHMAN IAI Member   
30 avenue Georges Mandel
75116 Paris
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Languages   French (native); English (fluent); Polish, Italian (good working knowledge); German (knowledge)
Nationality   France
Bar Admission   Paris - 1974
New York - 1989
Education   Université de Paris (Advanced Studies in European Law Diploma - 1976, Master in Public Law - 1971); Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Lecturer - (Ethics) - Paris Bar Training School
as Arbitrator  
Chair, sole arbitrator or member of the tribunal in numerous international arbitration proceedings, ad hoc and under the Rules of the ICC and the Polish Arbitration Center.
as Counsel  
Numerous international arbitration proceedings, under the Rules of the ICC, LCIA, WIPO, Swiss Rules, UNCITRAL, Polish Arbitration Court, Milan Arbitration Chamber, Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Brazil (banking, competition)
Relating to  
• "First Demand Bank Guarantees - French Law," in Die Bankgarantie im internationalen Handelsverkehr (Deutscher Fachverlag, 2014)

• "La face cachée du droit européen : Les failles de son application par les juridictions nationales," Conseils & Entreprises No. 141 (Sept. 2017)

• "Como Seleccionar Un Arbitro?," Revista JustoMedio No. 125 (Aug. 2018)

• "France" in International Commercial Arbitration Practice & Procedure (B.A. Kumar ed., Universal Law Publishing, 2012) (with E. Locquin)

• "French Arbitration Law Reform" in Yearbook of International Arbitration, Vol. II (NWV, 2012)

• "Reforma francuskiego prawa arbitrazowego," in Biuletyn Arbitrazowy Nr 4-16 (SAKIG, 2011)

• "Trois bonnes raisons," Moniteur du Commerce International, 30 Oct. and 27 Nov. 2008 (with E. Loquin)

• "Préférez l’arbitrage!," Gaz. Pal., Sept. 14-16, 2008 (with E. Loquin)

• "Mediation and the Law: Case Law and other Aspects of French Law," 1(2) IBA Mediation Newsletter (2005)

• "Effective International Mediation Advocacy: Expectations of a European Client," 2004(1) J. Int'l Dispute Res. 38

• "How To Select An Arbitrator," in The Arbitration Process (Kluwer, 2002)

• "La médiation comme mode alternatif de résolution des litiges commerciaux internationaux," Revue de l’ACE (1998) and Anwalts Revue No. 4 (in German)(Apr. 2000)

• "Mediation," in International Contracts and Arbitration (Center for International Legal Studies, 1998) "New Dispute Resolution System Introduced For Intellectual Property Disputes," IPBA Legal Update (Jan. 1996)

• "France," in Handbook on Provisional Remedies in International Commercial Arbitration (Walter de Gruyter & Co, 1994)

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