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Loukas Mistelis (Greece/UK)

Loukas Mistelis is a member of the Centre for Commercial Law Studies at Queen Mary, University of London, where he is Director of the School of International Arbitration and the Clive M Schmitthoff Professor of Transnational Commercial Law and Arbitration. He teaches at the LLM programme and is the co-ordinator of the courses in International and Comparative Commercial Arbitration and International Trade and Investment Dispute Settlement. He also teaches on the International Commercial Law, International Commercial Litigation and ADR courses.

He was the Secretary of the CISG-AC (Advisory Council of the Convention on Contract for the International Sale of Goods) from 2001 to the end of 2007 and co-ordinator of the Queen Mary Case Translation Programme, part of the CISG Database (IALL Website Award 2002). He also co-directs the International Arbitration Case Law Project.

Loukas studied law at Athens (LLB); Strasbourg (Certificate in International & Comparative Human Rights); Hanover (Magister Legum Europae and Dr. iuris) and Keio (Certificate in Japanese International Trade Law). He has been a Member of the Athens Bar since 1993.

He has also participated in a number of experts groups, including for the UK Department of Trade and Industry, the International Chamber of Commerce, UNCITRAL and UNCTAD. He is Visiting Professor, NYU in London (since 2006); Pepperdine University London programme (2008-2011).

Loukas is an acknowledged authority on international dispute resolution. His substantial arbitration experience covers ICC, ICSID, LCIA, UNCITRAL, SCC, Swiss Chambers and Moscow cases. Parties in these cases were from Bangladesh, Egypt, Switzerland, France, Germany, Malaysia, India, Lithuania, Russia, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Canada, Nigeria, Ireland, Moldova, Ukraine, Korea, Czech Republic, Greece, France, Argentina, Turkey, Spain, UK, UAE and the United States. Subject matters included foreign direct investment, sales contracts, distribution agreements, counter-trade, mining, share purchase agreements, media contracts, administration of natural resources, oil and gas transactions.

Languages: Besides English he is fluent in German and Greek, has good knowledge of French, and basic knowledge of Polish, Spanish and Russian.
For full CV contact:
Prof Loukas Mistelis,
Centre for Commercial Law Studies,
Queen Mary University of London
67-69 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3JB, UK

T +44 20 7882 8075; M +44 79 1234 8262
F +44 20 8181 6616: VOIP +1 203 422 9216
E L.Mistelis@qmul.ac.uk