James H Boykin is a partner in the Washington, DC, office of Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP and chair of the firm’s investment treaty arbitration group. Jim focuses his practice on international arbitration and includes state-to-state and investor-state arbitration as well as commercial disputes. Jim has represented parties in treaty arbitrations under the ICSID, UNCITRAL and SCC Rules. In addition, he has represented clients in commercial arbitrations under the ICDR and ICC Rules. Jim is a member of the Expedited Commercial Panel of the American Arbitration Association. Previously, he taught as an adjunct professor at the College of William & Mary, School of Law, and at American University, Washington College of Law.
Jim is an active member of the German-American Lawyers Association and is a frequent speaker and moderator at various international arbitration conferences. Jim received his BA from the University of Virginia and his JD from the College of William & Mary.