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NYIAC’s Directors and Advisors

NYIAC’s professional leadership works with New York’s international arbitration leaders who serve as members of NYIAC’s Board of Directors, its Officers and its Committee Chairs.  NYIAC’s Founding Chair is Judith S. Kaye.  NYIAC is also guided by a Global Advisory Board, comprising leading international arbitration practitioners, academics, and institutional leaders from around the globe.

NYIAC Officers & Executive Committee Members

Louis B. Kimmelman Chair
Edna Sussman Chair Emeritus / Director
Stephen P. Younger,
Foley Hoag LLP
First Vice Chair / Director
Peter J.W. Sherwin,
Proskauer Rose LLP
Second Vice Chair / Director
Greig Taylor,
AlixPartners
Treasurer
Rainbow Willard,
Chaffetz Lindsey LLP
Secretary
Aldo A. Badini,
Winston & Strawn LLP
Director
Elliot Friedman,
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
Director
Martin F. Gusy,
K&L Gates LLP
Director
Jennifer Permesly,
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Director
John V.H. Pierce,
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr LLP
Director
David Z. Pinsky,
Covington & Burling LLP
Director
Daniel Schimmel,
Foley Hoag LLP
Director
Henry Weisburg,
Shearman & Sterling LLP
Director
David Zaslowsky,
Baker McKenzie LLP
Director

 

Additional Members of the NYIAC Board of Directors

 

Catherine Amirfar Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
C. Mark Baker Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
Frances E. Bivens Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Timothy G. Cameron Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
Tai-Heng Cheng Sidley Austin LLP
Hagit M. Elul Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
Bryce L. Friedman Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Elliot Friedman Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
John L. Gardiner Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
Miriam K. Harwood Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
Sherman W. Kahn Dispute Resolution Section of the New York State Bar Association
Edward Kehoe King & Spaulding LLP
Eliot Lauer Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP
Kerri Ann Law Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
Ari D. MacKinnon Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Alan E. Mansfield Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Jonathan M. Moses Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
Joseph E. Neuhaus Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Michael Nolan Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP
Diane E. O’Connell International Section of the New York State Bar Association
Aníbal Sabater Chaffetz Lindsey LLP
Ank Santens White & Case LLP
Jonathan D. Schiller Boies Schiller Flexner LLP
Richard H. Silberberg Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Lilia B. Vazova Latham & Watkins LLP

 

NYIAC Committee Chairs

Board Relations John V.H. Pierce  / Miriam K. Harwood
Contracts Joseph E. Neuhaus
Finance & Audit Peter J.W. Sherwin
Global Advisory Board Relations Jennifer Permesly
Advisory Council Henry Weisburg
Governance Jonathan D. Schiller / David Zaslowsky
Human Resources Peter J.W. Sherwin
Long-Term Planning Peter J.W. Sherwin / Stephen P. Younger
Nominating Joseph E. Neuhaus
Program Aldo A. Badini / Daniel Schimmel
Technology Gregory A. Litt / Sherman Kahn

 

Global Advisory Board

George A. Bermann, Co-Chair Eric A. Schwartz, Co-Chair
Gerald Aksen, Co-Chair Emeritus Chiann Bao
Gary Born Robert Davidson
Eduardo Zuleta Teresa Giovannini
Jacqueline Nolan Haley Neil Kaplan
Meg Kinnear Christopher Lau
Seok Hui Lim Salim Moollan
Richard Naimark William W. Park
Jan Paulsson Jose Emilio Nunes Pinto
Catherine Rogers Linda J. Silberman
Tom Stipanowich S.I. Strong