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Judith Kaye 1938 – 2016

Judith Kaye 1938 – 2016

Premium article - 08 January 2016

Judith Kaye, the first female chief justice of New York who went on to become a disputes specialist at Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom and chair of the New York International Arbitration Centre, has died aged 77.

Florentino Feliciano 1928-2015

Florentino Feliciano 1928-2015

Premium article - 16 December 2015

Justice Florentino Feliciano of the Philippines, one of Asia’s most distinguished international jurists and a well-known ICSID arbitrator, has died at the age of 87.

Arthur Marriott QC 1943-2015

Arthur Marriott QC 1943-2015

Premium article - 08 September 2015

Arthur Marriott QC, a leading arbitration specialist and the most recent winner of GAR's lifetime achievement award, has died aged 72.

Priyatna Abdurrasyid 1930-2015

Priyatna Abdurrasyid 1930-2015

Premium article - 17 June 2015

A leading Indonesian international arbitrator and the founder and chair of the country's arbitration centre, who was famously “kidnapped” at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam to prevent him from hearing a case, has died aged 85.

Lord Mustill 1931-2015

Lord Mustill 1931-2015

Premium article - 30 April 2015

Lord Mustill, a British judge and arbitrator and former president of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, has died aged 83.

Andreas Lowenfeld 1930-2014

Andreas Lowenfeld 1930-2014

Premium article - 12 June 2014

Andreas Lowenfeld, professor emeritus of international law at New York University and part of the US delegation at the drafting of the ICSID Convention, has died at the age of 84.

Pierre Lalive 1923-2014

Pierre Lalive 1923-2014

Premium article - 10 March 2014

Swiss arbitrator and law professor Pierre Lalive, one of the founding fathers of modern international arbitration, has died at the age of 91.

Howard Holtzmann 1921-2013

Howard Holtzmann 1921-2013

Premium article - 12 December 2013

Howard Holtzmann, an influential US figure in the development of international arbitration and one of the first judges on the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal, has died at the age of 91.

Sir Ian Sinclair QC 1926-2013

Sir Ian Sinclair QC 1926-2013

Premium article - 16 August 2013

Sir Ian Sinclair QC, a former UK government legal adviser and distinguished public international lawyer at Blackstone Chambers in London, has died at the age of 87.

Cecil Olmstead 1920-2013

Cecil Olmstead 1920-2013

Premium article - 10 July 2013

A former president of the International Law Association who played a role in a number of pioneering expropriation claims has died at the age of 92.