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Click here to enlarge.   Neil KAPLAN IAI Correspondent   
Arbitration Chambers Hong Kong
Chinachem Hollywood Centre, Suite 803
1 Hollywood Road, Central
Hong Kong
Tel: +852.2140.6555

Languages   English
Nationality   UK
Bar Admission   Barrister, England & Wales - 1965
Barrister, Hong Kong - 1981
Solicitor and Barrister, Victoria, Australia - 1983
New York - 1985
Education   King’s College, London University (Bachelor of Laws Degree - 1964); Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and Chartered Arbitrator (Past President of the Institute)
Former Visiting Professor (Arbitration) - City University of Hong Kong
as Arbitrator  
Chair, sole arbitrator, or member of the tribunal in numerous international arbitration proceedings, ad hoc (including UNCITRAL) and under the auspices of the ICC, AAA, LCIA, CIETAC, SIAC, and KLRCA; Chair, HKIAC; Chair of Hong Kong’s Review Body on Bid Challenges under WTO; Deputy Chair of Hong Kong’s Telecommunications (Competition Provisions) Appeal Board
as Counsel  
Numerous arbitration proceedings in Hong Kong, mostly commercial and construction-related
• ICSID Case No. ARB/08/6, Perenco Ecuador Ltd. v. The Republic of Ecuador and Empresa Estatal Petróleos del Ecuador (Petroecuador), Decision on Remaining Issues of Jurisdiction and on Liability, 12 Sep. 12, 2014 (full text ITA English)(full text ITA Spanish)

• Cambodia Power Company v. Kingdom of Cambodia, ICSID Case No. ARB/09/18, Decision on Jurisdiction, 22 Mar. 2011, (full text ITA English)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/08/6, Perenco Ecuador Ltd. v. Republic of Ecuador and Empresa Estatal Petroleos del Ecuador (Petroecuador), Decision on Jurisdiction, 30 Jun. 2011 (full text ITA)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/03/16, ADC Affiliate Ltd and ADC & ADMC Management Ltd v. Republic of Hungary, Award, 2 Oct. 2006 (full text ITA) (excerpts Kluwer)

• ICSID Case No. ARB/08/6, Perenco Ecuador Ltd v. Republic of Ecuador and Empresa Estatal Petróleos del Ecuador (Petroecuador), Decision on Challenge to Arbitrator, 8 Dec. 2009 (excerpts Kluwer)
Relating to  
• Co-editor, "Model Law Decisions: Cases Applying the UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration (1985-2001),"(Kluwer, 2002)(with H.C. Alvarez, D.W. Rivkin)

• "Arbitration in Hong Kong and China" (Butterworths, 1994) (with J. Spruce, M.J. Moser)

• "Hong Kong Arbitration - Cases & Materials" (Butterworths, 1991) (with J. Spruce, T.Y.W. Cheng)

• "The Use of Experts in International Arbitration," in "The Powers and Duties of an Arbitrator: Liber Amicorum Pierre A. Karrer" 187 (P. Shaughnessy and S. Tung eds., Kluwer, 2017)

• "Arbitration In Asia? Developments and Crises," 19(2) J. Int’l Arb. 163 (2002)

• "Hong Kong," in ICCA International Handbook on Commercial Arbitration (Kluwer, 1999)(with R. Morgan)

• Kaplan, Spruce & Moser’s Arbitration in Hong Kong and China (Butterworths, 1994)

• Kaplan, Spruce & Cheng’s Hong Kong Arbitration - Cases & Materials (Butterworths, 1991)

• Contributor, Journal of International Arbitration, Arbitration; American Journal of International Arbitration and Bulletin ASA

Numerous conferences and seminars on arbitration worldwide
with France  
Participation, as speaker, in several seminars and symposia organized by the ICC

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