Professor Dres. h.c. George BERMANN

Professor of Law, Columbia UniProfessor Dres. h.c. George BERMANNversity, New York, USA

P rofessor, Columbia University School of Law, Jean Monnet Professor of European Union Law; Walter Gellhorn Professor of Law

Director, Center for International Commercial and Investment Arbitration;  Co-director, European Legal Studies Center

Professeur affilié, Ecole de droit, Sciences Po (Paris)

Faculty member, Geneva LL.M. in International Dispute Settlement (MIDS)

International commercial and investment arbitrator

Director of the American Arbitration Association and member of the panel of ICDR arbitrators

Member of roster of CPR neutrals; fellow of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Member of Governing Board of ICC International Court of Arbitration (Paris)

Chief Reporter, ALI Restatement of the US Law of International Commercial Arbitration

Co-chair, advisory board of the New York International Arbitratio Center (NYIAC)

Co-author (with E. Gaillard), UNCITRAL Guide to the New York Convention

Co-editor-in-chief American Review of International Arbitration

Member Board of Editors, Revue de l’Arbitrage

Court- and attorney-appointed foreign law expert on French, German, Swiss and EU Law, and transnational litigation and arbitration

Current President, Académie Internationale de Droit Comparé;

Former President, American Society of Comparative Law

Founder and Chair of the Board, Columbia Journal of European Law

J.D. Yale Law School, 1971 (editor of the Yale Law Journal)

Doctor honoris causa, University of Fribourg, Switzerland, and Université de Versailles-San Quentin, France.