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Anthony Connerty (U.K)

Anthony Connerty (U.K)
Barrister, Chartered Arbitrator, CEDR- accredited Mediator and IMI Certified Mediator.

In practice in Chambers in London.

Counsel and Arbitrator in major international commercial arbitrations in multi-million U.S. dollar claims – ICC, LCIA, AAA/ICDR, SSC, LME, RCICAL, ICA- and ad hoc (including arbitration under the UNCITRAL Rules). Member of various international arbitration /mediation panels including AAA/ ICDR, CIETAC and WIPO.

Counsel and Mediator in domestic and international mediations.

In practice in London at the English Bar since 1975. Has appeared in most English courts, including the High Court and Court of Appeal. Experience as advocate in lengthy and complex cases.

Arbitration and Mediation
Counsel and Arbitrator in multi-million U.S. dollar international commercial disputes under the Rules of various arbitral and other institutions including:
ICDR (the international section of the American Arbitration Association);
London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA); International Chamber of Commerce (ICC); Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC); Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb); Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration – Lagos (RCICAL); London Metal Exchange (LME); International Cotton Association (ICA).

Counsel and arbitrator in ad hoc arbitrations (including international arbitration
under the UNCITRAL Rules).

Counsel and Mediator in international commercial mediations.

Has acted in international arbitrations and mediations in Beijing, Lagos, London, New York, Singapore, Stockholm and Washington.

Experience in international commercial arbitration and mediation
International arbitration and mediation cases have covered various types of international commercial disputes including contracts for the sale and carriage of goods; letters of credit; international metals contracts; oil contracts; oil drilling jack up rig contracts; contracts for the fabrication of sub-sea oil drilling structures; joint venture agreements; franchising; trademarks; know-how licensing; armaments and weapons systems; hotels; fashion and clothing manufacturing contracts; investment contracts; IT contracts; international cotton contracts.
Jurisdiction of the arbitral tribunal; governing law; enforcement of arbitral awards; challenge to international arbitral awards.
Appointed in various cases by the ICC’s International Centre for Expertise, Paris.
Appointed by the UN’s World Intellectual Property Organisation, Geneva as panellist in WIPO domain name disputes.

Conferences and Publications
Speaker at conferences in the UK, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the United States and China on international commercial dispute resolution.
Articles on international commercial dispute resolution have been published in various journals around the world.

Author of the Commonwealth Secretariat’s “Manual of International Dispute Resolution”. Foreword by Sandra Day O’ Connor, Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. ISBN 13: 978-8-0-85092-837-2

Particular interest in Oil & Gas, Metals, Banking, Cotton, Art Law – and in China:
Oil and Gas: Arbitrator and Mediator in petroleum and petroleum – related disputes. Member of the Energy Arbitrator’s List of the AAA’s ICDR, and member of various Middle East arbitration panels.
Metals: Has acted as counsel and sat as arbitrator in international metals disputes.
Banking: Acted as Counsel and advised in cases involving frauds against banks.
Cotton: Co-counsel in international cotton arbitrations.
Art Law: Disputes in English Courts. Member of PAIAM.
China: Has acted for Chinese clients in litigation in the U.K. and as counsel in international arbitrations in the U.K. and in China. Panel member of CIETAC since 1997. Chairman of CIETAC Tribunal, seat Shanghai.

Detailed CV available from Anthony Connerty at the contact details below.

Anthony Connerty
The International Dispute Resolution Centre
70 Fleet Street
London EC4Y 1EU
Tel: +44 (0)20 7936 7059
Email: anthonyconnerty@idrgroup.org