Executive Committee

Chair, Advisory Board

Tomasz J. Sikora
Senior Counsel
Exxon Mobil Corporation
Houston

Chair - Academic Council

Prof. Victoria Shannon Sahani
Arizona State University - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
Phoenix

Immediate Past Chair, Academic Council

Prof. Chiara Giorgetti
University of Richmond School of Law
Richmond

Vice Chairs

Prof. Charles H. Brower, II
Wayne State University Law School
Detroit

Dominique Brown-Berset
Brown & Page
Geneva

James Castello
King & Spalding International LLP
Paris

Laurence Shore
Bonelli Erede Pappalardo Studio Legale
Milan

Jennifer M. Smith
JMS Arbitration
Houston

Luke Sobota
Three Crowns LLP
Washington, D.C.

Members-at-Large

Alan R. Crain
Crain Arbitration
Houston

Klaus Reichert, S.C.
Brick Court Chambers
London

Ank Santens
White & Case LLP
New York

Past Chairs

R. Doak Bishop
King & Spalding LLP
Houston

The Hon. Charles N. Brower
20 Essex Street Chambers
Washington, D.C.

Donald Francis Donovan
Debevoise & Plimpton
New York

Joseph E. Neuhaus
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
New York

Lucy F. Reed
Arbitration Chambers – Hong Kong/London/New York
New York

Prof. Jeswald W. Salacuse
The Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy, Tufts University
Medford

Abby Cohen Smutny
White & Case LLP
Washington, DC

Vice Chairs, Academic Council

Dr. Crina Baltag
Senior Lecturer in International Arbitration
Stockholm University
Stockholm

Prof. Joshua Karton
Queens University Faculty of Law
Kingston

Prof. Catherine A. Rogers
Professor of Law at Università Bocconi (Milan) & Queen Mary (London)
Milan

Editors

Editor, News & Notes

Hansel T. Pham
White & Case
Washington, D.C.

General Editor, ITA Board of Reporters/ITA Arbitration Report/KluwerArbitration.com 

Prof. Roger P. Alford
University of Notre Dame, The Law School
Notre Dame

Co-Managing Editors, ITA Board of Reporters/ITA Arbitration Report/KluwerArbitration.com

Dr. Crina Baltag
Senior Lecturer in International Arbitration
Stockholm University
Stockholm
Monique Sasson
Macchi Di Cellere Gangemi
Milan

Co-Editors-in-Chief, ITA in Review

Rafael T. Boza
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Houston

Charles B. (Chip) Rosenberg
Counsel
King & Spalding LLP
Washington, D.C.

Practice Committee Chairs

Chair, Americas Initiative

Eduardo Damião Gonçalves
Montserrat Manzano
Von Wobeser y Sierra, S.C.
Mexico City

Chair, Young ITA

Catherine Bratic
Hogan Lovells US LLP
Houston

Strategic Committee Chairs

Co-Chairs, Communications Committee

Alexander Leventhal
Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP
Paris

Ben Love
Reed Smith LLP
New York

Co-Chairs, Membership Committee

Marcela Berdion-Straub
Lead Counsel – Litigation
TotalEnergies
Houston

Rachael Kent
WilmerHale
Washington, D.C.

Silvia Marchili
White & Case LLP
Houston

Co-Chairs, Programs Committee

Robert Reyes Landicho
Vinson & Elkins LLP
Houston
(Virtual Programs)

Dietmar W. Prager
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
New York

Ruth Teitelbaum
Ruth Teitelbaum PLLC
New York

Co-Chairs, Strategic Planning Committee

Elliot Friedman
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP
New York

Ann Ryan Robertson
Locke Lord LLP
Houston

Chair, In-House Counsel Committee

Suzana M. Blades
Assistant General Counsel, Commercial Litigation and Arbitration
ConocoPhillips
Houston

Co-Chairs, UNCITRAL Task Force

Dr. Crina Baltag
Senior Lecturer in International Arbitration
Stockholm University
Stockholm

Prof. Chiara Giorgetti
University of Richmond School of Law
Richmond

Thomas W. Walsh
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP
New York

Chair, Nominations Task Force

Barton Legum
Dentons
Paris

Chair, MENA Task Force

Kevin O’Gorman
Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
Houston

Chair, Asia Task Force

Nicholas Lingard
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP
Singapore

Co-Chairs, Diversity & Inclusion Task Force

Mimi M. Lee
Managing Counsel, Litigation
Chevron Upstream
San Ramon

Noiana Marigo
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP
New York

Co-Chairs, CAIL 75th Anniversary Task Force

Prof. Charles H. Brower, II
Wayne State University Law School
Detroit

Prof. Victoria Shannon Sahani
Arizona State University - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law
Phoenix

2022 Workshop Co-chairs

Kate Davies
Allen & Overy LLP
London

Prof. Patricia Shaughnessy
University of Stockholm School of Law
Lidingoe

Laurence Shore
Bonelli Erede Pappalardo Studio Legale
Milan

Ex-Officio

Cecilia Flores Rueda
Counsel, Institute for Transnational Arbitration

David B. Winn
Director, Institute for Transnational Arbitration
Senior Vice President
The Center for American and International Law
Plano

T.L. Cubbage
President
The Center for American and International Law
Plano, TX