White & Case Lawyers Pen A Practical Guide to International Arbitration

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White & Case lawyers Abby Cohen Smutny (Washington, DC) and Andrew de Lotbinière McDougall QC (Paris) have co-authored (with Michael P. Daly) the new book A Practical Guide to International Arbitration, published January, 2020 by Juris Net LLC.

According to the publisher, "A Practical Guide to International Arbitration" offers the reader a practical and direct explanation of international commercial arbitration from alpha to omega, written by three leading practitioners in the field. This book is designed to appeal to lawyers in private practice, as well as to students and newcomers to international arbitration. It is also aimed at another, often overlooked audience, the actual users of the arbitral process. The authors have written each chapter considering the perspective of in-house counsel, and business people in general, who find themselves navigating legal disputes with international counter parties."

Abby Cohen Smutny is a partner at White & Case and Global Head of the firm's International Arbitration practice. She is an Advisor to the American Law Institute’s (ALI) U.S. Restatement on International Arbitration. Previously Smutny served as Chair of the Executive Committee for the Institute of Transnational Arbitration (ITA), President of the North American User’s Council for the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), Vice-President of the American Society of International Law (ASIL), Vice Chair of the Arbitration Committee and Chair of Investment Treaty Subcommittee for the International Bar Association (IBA), and Chair of the International Law Section of the District of Columbia Bar.

Andrew de Lotbinière McDougall QC is a partner in White & Case's International Arbitration practice. He is Canadian and French and admitted to practice in Ontario, Québec, Paris, England & Wales and Ireland. He represents Canada on the ICC Court and is a member of the ICC Institute, ICC Commission, ICC Canada and ICC France. McDougall is also on the Roster of Arbitrators of CAS and the ICDR. McDougall has taught international arbitration at Université Paris 1, the University of Ottawa and the Moscow State Institute of Foreign Relations.

This book titled "A Practical Guide to International Arbitration" published by Juris in early 2020. (paywall).

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