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Albert Jan van den Berg

J.D.; Ph.D.

Professor Albert Jan van den Berg is and has been sole, presiding and party-appointed arbitrator in numerous international arbitrations relating to various fields. Professor van den Berg also frequently acts as counsel in international commercial arbitration matters.

He is a founding partner at the Brussels-headquartered law firm Hanotiau & van den Berg. He is on many panels of arbitrators including the American Arbitration Association (AAA), China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC), Netherlands Arbitration Institute (NAI), Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) and many more.

He was the President of the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA) from 2014 to 2016. Professor van den Berg is also former President and Secretary-General of the NAI and former Vice-President of the LCIA. He is Emeritus Professor of Law (arbitration chair) at Erasmus University, Rotterdam, a Visiting Professor at Georgetown University Law Center, Washington DC and at Tsinghua University Law School, Beijing and a member of the Faculty of the Geneva University MIDS, Geneva.

Professor van den Berg is Acting General Editor of the Yearbook: Commercial Arbitration. He has extensively published and lectured on international arbitration and has founded and maintains a website on the New York Convention on the Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards http://www.newyorkconvention.org.

He was awarded the "Best Prepared and Most Responsive Arbitrator" by the Global Arbitration Review in 2013 and "Arbitration: Lawyer of the Year Award" by  The International Who's Who Legal in 2006, 2011 and 2017.

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Congress Series: I: Preventing Delay and Disruption in Arbitration II: Effective Proceedings in Construction Cases

The fifth volume of the Congress Series published by the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA), the world’s leading organization representing practitioners and academics in the field, comprises the proceedings of ICCA’s 10th International Arbitration Congress held in...

By Albert Jan van den Berg
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Yearbook Commercial Arbitration Volume XLII – 2017

The Yearbook Commercial Arbitration continues its longstanding commitment to serving as a primary resource for the international arbitration community with reporting on arbitral awards and court decisions applying the leading arbitration conventions, as well as on arbitration legislation and rules...

Edited by Albert Jan van den Berg
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Yearbook Commercial Arbitration Volume XIX - 1994

As in previous years this Yearbook treats current developments in international commercial arbitration: recent changes in arbitration legislation newly enacted arbitration rules application of the UNCITRAL Model Law arbitral awards (ensured

By Albert Jan van den Berg
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International Arbitration in a Changing World - XIth International Arbitration Conference, Bahrain, 1993

The reports and commentaries in this volume are a clear reflection of the changes in the world economic and political structure. They contain both general overviews of the current situation as well as detailed observations. The rapporteurs and

Edited by Albert Jan van den Berg
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