Lord (Peter) Goldsmith QC, PC, London Co-Managing Partner and Chair of European and Asian Litigation, joined Debevoise in September 2007. Lord Goldsmith served as the UK’s Attorney General from 2001–2007, prior to which he was in private practice as one of the leading barristers in London.
Douglas Jones is a leading international commercial and investor/state arbitrator. Douglas has experience in both ad hoc and institutional commercial arbitrations under the AAA, ACICA, AMINZ, DIAC, HKIAC, IAMA, ICC, ICDR, ICSID KLRCA, LCIA, SIAC, UNCITRAL and other international rules. He sits regularly as an arbitrator in London; in addition to many other jurisdictions, from Singapore to California, Dubai to Kuala Lumpur.
Professor and former Associate Dean of Osgoode Hall Law School. Professor Walker has served as sole arbitrator, co-arbitrator and chair in ICC and ICDR arbitrations and she is active with ICC Canada, and the ICDR and CIETAC Panels, Toronto Commercial Arbitration Society, Chartered Institute (Toronto Branch), Arbitralwomen, and as a coach and arbitrator at the Vis Moot since 2001. She was among the Canadian arbitrators listed in Who’s Who Legal in 2010 and 2011, and she is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a member of the ILA Committee on International Commercial Arbitration.