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Arbitrator/Mediator Roster

The sector specialism of arbitrators and mediators is often cited as a key attraction of these dispute resolution methods. This Roster has been created so as to enable prospective parties to an arbitration or mediation the ability to identify potential candidates with technology experience relevant to their dispute. ITechLaw hopes that the Roster is a useful tool to help resolve technology related disputes. Your attention is drawn to the disclaimer below. The ITechLaw Privacy Policy applies as appropriate. In addition, the following specific disclaimer applies to the Roster.

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Both Arbitrator and Mediator

Peter Ruby

Canada

  • Languages SpokenEnglish, Some French
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified JurisdictionsOntario,Canada

Degrees and Certifications
B. Comm. (1991), J.D. (1994), LL.M (2000). Has acted as counsel in many international and Canadian domestic arbitrations involving technology and energy issues.

Non-Legal Industry Experience
Software programmer and systems analysis

  • 1-5
  • 1-5
  • International Center for Dispute Resolution (ICDR) (inc. AAA and BCDR),Other. Ad hoc
  • 1-5
Arbitrator

David Einhorn

United States

  • Languages Spoken N/A
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified JurisdictionsNY,DC

  • 20+
  • 20+
  • 20+
  • Other. National Arbitration Forum
Mediator

Anthony Wong

Australia

  • Languages SpokenEnglish
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified JurisdictionsAustralia

Degrees and Certifications
Accredited IT Disputes Mediator, Australian Commercial Disputes Centre (ACDC)

Non-Legal Industry Experience
Leader in ICT Industry, Chief Information Officer

Mediator

Despina Chatzimanoli

United Kingdom

  • Languages SpokenGreek,English,Spanish,Italian,French,Portuguese
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified JurisdictionsGreece

Degrees and Certifications
Please refer to my LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/despinachatzimanoli/

Non-Legal Industry Experience
Some publishing house experience

Both Arbitrator and Mediator

Naomi Assia

Israel

  • Languages SpokenEnglish
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified JurisdictionsIsrael

Degrees and Certifications
Vice-chair of Dispute Resolution Committee for ITechLaw; Panel member os isoc il and wipo

  • 11-20
  • 11-20
  • 1-5
  • Other. wipo isco ilisrael bar
  • 6-10
Arbitrator

Nathan Kaiser

Taiwan

  • Languages SpokenGerman, French, English, Mandarin
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified JurisdictionsSwitzerland, Hong Kong, Germany, Taiwan

  • 1-5
  • 1-5
  • Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC),Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC),Other. Shanghai
Arbitrator

Paulo Brancher

Brazil

  • Languages SpokenEnglish, French, Spanish and Portuguese
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified Jurisdictions1

  • 11-20
  • 1-5
Both Arbitrator and Mediator

Roland Mathys

Switzerland

  • Languages SpokenGerman, English, French
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified JurisdictionsSwitzerland

Non-Legal Industry Experience
software analyst and programmer

  • 1-5
  • 1-5
  • 1-5
  • International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). Swiss Rules of International Arbitration, SGOA
  • 1-5
Both Arbitrator and Mediator

Sandra Jeskie

United States

  • Languages SpokenEnglish
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified JurisdictionsCA, PA, NJ

Non-Legal Industry Experience
Computer Scientist

  • 20+
  • 11-20
  • 1-5
  • Other. AAA, CIArb
  • 1-5
Arbitrator

Mauricio Paris

Costa Rica

  • Languages SpokenSpanish, English
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified JurisdictionsCosta Rica

  • 11-20
  • 1-5
  • 6-10
  • Other. CICA, CCA, CAM, CRC
Both Arbitrator and Mediator

Rajesh Vellakkat

India

  • Languages SpokenEngish, Hindi
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified JurisdictionsIndia

Degrees and Certifications
I have acted as counsel for parties in many arbitration proceedings

  • German Arbitration Institution (DIS)
Arbitrator

Polo van der Putt

Netherlands

  • Languages Spoken N/A
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified Jurisdictions

  • 6-10
  • 1-5
  • 6-10
  • Other. Dutch ADR Institute for IT matters (SGOA)
Mediator

Alesch Staehelin

Switzerland

  • Languages SpokenGerman, English, French, Spanish
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified JurisdictionsSwitzerland

Non-Legal Industry Experience
Information Technology, Media

  • 20+
Arbitrator

Richard Horning

United States

  • Languages Spoken N/A
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified Jurisdictions

  • 20+
  • 20+
  • 6-10
  • International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). Silicon Valley Arbitration and Mediation Center
Both Arbitrator and Mediator

Gary Benton

United States

  • Languages SpokenEnglish, French
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified JurisdictionsCalifornia, District of Columbia, England & Wales

Degrees and Certifications
Focus: IT, Private Investment, Corporate, Int'l Business: Fellow, College of Commercial Arbitrators Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators SVAMC List of Leading Technology Neutrals (Tech List) - peer vetted IAM 300 - World's Leading IP Strategists

Non-Legal Industry Experience
Technology - Internet/Mobile Cybersecurity

  • 20+
  • 20+
  • 20+
  • Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC),International Center for Dispute Resolution (ICDR) (inc. AAA and BCDR),International Chamber of Commerce (ICC),International Court of Arbitration (ICC),London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA). Numerous US and int'l institutions- see website
  • 20+
Mediator

Peter Nielsen

Denmark

  • Languages SpokenDanish, German and English
  • Qualified LawyerYes
  • Qualified JurisdictionsDenmark

  • 1-5