Herfried Wöss is founding partner of Wöss & Partners, international arbitrator and damages consultant. He frequently sits on complex arbitrations with respect to large infrastructure projects and damages claims. He was visiting scholar for arbitration at the Georgetown University Law Center from 2012–2013 and holds a Magister iuris and a doctorate in international economic law (summa cum laude) from the Johannes Kepler University in Linz, Austria, as well as an LLM in international business legal studies from the University of Exeter, United Kingdom. He is also a licenciado en derecho admitted in Mexico. He frequently holds and lectures advanced seminars on damages in international arbitration organised with leading arbitration institutions.