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James Clanchy (UK)

Arbitrator in independent practice (www.jamesclanchy.com)
Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb)

Part-time professional support lawyer at LexisNexis UK, London, on Lexis®PSL Arbitration

Career
20 years in private practice in London and Paris as a solicitor, specialising in shipping, commodities, oil and gas, cruise and travel, with Withers (including four years in Paris), HFW, Stephenson Harwood

Registrar and Deputy Director General of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) 2008 to 2012, heading up the secretariat and helping to develop the LCIA’s business

Two years in After the Event (ATE) insurance and third-party funding with Thomas Miller Legal, 2012 to 2014

Education and qualifications
Solicitor (England and Wales) since 1990
Admitted as avocat at the Paris Bar 1994 – 2008
BA and MA, Classics and Modern Languages (French) (Oxford)

Languages
English (native)
French (fluent)

Memberships
London Maritime Arbitrators Association (LMAA) (Aspiring Full Member)
Minor Metals Trade Association, Arbitration Panel
LCIA (European Users’ Council)
Worshipful Company of Arbitrators (Freeman)
Commodities Arbitration Club
Chartered Institute of Arbitrators: London Branch committee and Professional Conduct Committee

Publications
Co-author of A Commentary on the LCIA Arbitration Rules 2014 – published by Sweet & Maxwell (2015)
Navigating the Waters of Third Party Funding in Arbitration, Arbitration, Vol 82, No.3, Aug 2016, pp222-232
Third Party Funding in Arbitration: Breaking down Barriers & Building Bridges, Croat. Arb. Yb.2016, pp53-69

Contact
Millfield Cottage
Cobham Road,
Stoke d’Abernon

Tel: 01932 865159
Mob: 07704 658508