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RA Prof. Dr. Eckart BrödermannLL.M. (Harvard), Maître en Droit (Paris V), FCIArb (London)

Brödermann Jahn Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
ABC-Straße 15
20354 Hamburg

Fon+49 40 37090520
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German, Hamburg 1958

Present Position
Attorney at law and arbitrator; partner of Brödermann Jahn RA GmbH; Professor at Hamburg University; Managing Director of Chinese European Arbitration Centre

Training / Professional Experience
1980/81: License en droit Paris/ Maîtrise en droit Paris V; 1983: LL.M. Harvard Law School; 1983/84: Foreign Associate in a large US law firm in Washington, D.C.; 1984: Admittance Attorney at law (New York); 1987: 1st State Exam Hamburg University; 1990: Admittance Attorney at law (Germany); 1992-1996: Associate in a large German law firm; 1996: Foundation of Brödermann Jahn RA GmbH; since 01/01/07 Brödermann Jahn RA GmbH

Areas of specialisation
Arbitration, Plant Construction, Mergers and Acquisitions / Corporate Law, International Trade, Civil Law, Common Law, European Law, Energy, Oil and Gas, IT, Automotive, Foreign Investment / Investment Protection

Arbitral experience
• over 50 arbitrations in different functions
• 16 cases as arbitrator (incl. Chairman ICC, Chairman CIETAC, Co-arbitrator DIS, ad hoc, sole arbitrator)
• multiple cases as counsel (ECT/BIT; since team member in UNCITRAL arbitrations at the Iran Claims Tribunal; various Swiss and German arbitrations, e.g. Chambre Vaudoise du Commerce et de L'Industrie; Stockholm Rules;Ghana Rules)
• Administrator of ca. 3 cases at CEAC
• Teaching of arbitration law at Hamburg University (supervision of numerous papers and state exams)

Membership in professional associations
• German Institute of Arbitration (DIS)
• Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (London)

Numerous books and articles including ca. 10 contributions on arbitration law issues such as:

• The Chinese European Arbitration Centre - An Introduction to the CEAC Hamburg Arbitration Rules, Journal of Arbitration June 2013, p. 303-327
• I principi Unidroit nella pratica commercial internazionale - un'esperienza tedesca, in: Dritto del Commercio Internazionale 2012, p. 887-906
• Various chapters on International Contract and Company Law (incl. conflict of law for arbitration agreements in: Anhang Art. 4 Rom I-VO at no: 5), in: Prütting/Wegen/Weinreich (Eds.), BGB-Kommentar (commentary on German Civil Code), 8th edition 2013
• Chapter on Arbitration (24 pages) in: Internationales Privat- und Zivilverfahrensrecht (compendium on conflict of law and international litigation and arbitration), by Brödermann/Rosengarten, 6th edition 2012
• "Schiedsvereinbarungen" (Arbitration Clauses) and "Schlichtung" (Joint Dispute Resolution), "Schiedsgutachtenvereinbarung" (Arbitration Opinion) in: Redeker (Editor), Handbuch des IT Rechts (Handbook on IT Law), Cologne 2005-2008
• Chapter on Ombudsmann-Procedures in Banking Law, in: Derleder/Knops/Bamberger (Eds.), Handbuch zum deutschen und europäischen Bankrecht ("Handbook on German and European Banking Law"), 2nd edition 2009; 3rd edition 2013 in production

Language Skills
German, English, French, Italian

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