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Click here to enlarge.   William K. SLATE II IAI Member   
American Arbitration Association
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Tel: +1.212.716.5800
Fax: +1.212.716.5905

Languages   English (native); Spanish (fluent)
Nationality   USA
Bar Admission   Virginia - 1968
US Supreme Court - 1972
Position   President, American Arbitration Association
Education   Wake Forest University (BA - 1965); University of Richmond Law School (JD - 1968); Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania (MBA - 1990)
Former Visiting Professor, Seton Hall Univ. Law (Fed. Jurisdiction, UCC, Torts); Adjunct Professor - University of Richmond Law School (Federal Courts); Guest Lecturer, Wake Forest University Law School (Arbitration and Mediation)
as Arbitrator  
US domestic, ad hoc and on court panels; Member, Court of Arbitration for Sports; Member International Commercial Arbitration Court at the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
as Counsel  
Legal advisor on arbitration, mediation and appellate process in Federal Courts. As President of the American Arbitration Association, oversees world's largest arbitration caseload including the International Center for Dispute Resolution
Relating to  
• "An American Arbitration Association – International Centre for Dispute resolution, ICDR-AAA. Recongnition of Mr. Bernardo Cremades, Arbitrator and friend of the association," in Arbitraje Internacional: pasado, presente y futuro, Libro homenaje a Bernardo Cremades e Yves Derains 441 (C.A. Soto Coaguila, D.R. Marsano de Mur, eds., Instituto Peruano de Arbitraje, 2013) (with L.M. Martínez)

• "AAA Faces Up to 21st Century Issues - Fact-Finding, E-Commerce and Globalization," The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, Vol. 10, No. 8 (Aug. 2002)

• "Settling Claims on the Internet," Vital Speeches of the Day, Vol. LXVII, No. 22 (Sept. 1, 2001)

• "Due Process and Employment Disputes," HR Advisor, Vol. 7, No. 4 (West, Aug. 2001)

• "ADR in the Information Age: Resolving Deregulation Disputes in the Telecommunications Industry," Corp. Counsel Mag. (Mar. 1999)

• "International Arbitration in the United States," in International Commercial Arbitration, Ch. VII (ITR, 1998)

• "Industry Dispute Resolution Systems: Mediation and Arbitration," in 1997 Wiley Construction Dispute Resolution Form Book (Wiley Law Publications, 1997)
with France  
Lectures at Paris Bar on arbitration and mediation

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