Visiting Faculty

Visiting Faculty

 

Chester Brown

Chester Brown

Visiting Faculty, Singapore Management University’s School of Law
Professor of International Law and International Arbitration, University of Sydney Law School
Barrister at 7 Wentworth Selborne Chambers (Sydney) and Essex Court Chambers (London)

Chester Brown is Professor of International Law and International Arbitration at the University of Sydney Law School, a Barrister at 7 Wentworth Selborne Chambers, Sydney, and an Overseas Member of Essex Court Chambers, London. He teaches and researches in the fields of public international law, international dispute settlement, international arbitration, and international investment law. He also maintains a practice in these fields, and has been involved as counsel in proceedings before the International Court of Justice, the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal, inter-State and investor-State arbitral tribunals, as well as in inter-State conciliation proceedings and international commercial arbitrations.

Gary Born

Gary Born

Visiting Faculty, Singapore Management University School of Law
Chair of International Arbitration Practice at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP

Gary Born is the President of the SIAC Court of Arbitration.

Mr Born is Chair of the International Arbitration Practice Group at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP and is one of the world's preeminent authorities on international commercial arbitration and international litigation. He has served as counsel in over 675 arbitrations, including several of the largest arbitrations in ICC and ad hoc history, and has sat as arbitrator in more than 250 institutional and ad hoc arbitrations.

Mr Born is ranked by peers and clients as one of the leading international arbitration practitioners in the world. Among many accolades, Mr Born has received the Global Arbitration Review inaugural "Advocate of the Year" award, the Client Choice award for "Best International Arbitration Practitioner" and the Best Lawyers "London Arbitration Lawyer of the Year" award. He is one of only two practitioners globally to achieve "starred" status for international arbitration in the Chambers and Partners guides and the sole practitioner in London. In 2018 Chambers and Partners recognized him for his "Outstanding Contribution to the Legal Profession".

Mr Born has published a number of leading works on international arbitration, international litigation and other forms of dispute resolution. He is the author of International Commercial Arbitration (Third Edition, Kluwer 2020), the leading treatise in the field, which has received the American Society of International Law's Certificate of Merit for High Technical Craftsmanship and OGEMID's Book of the Year award for 2009. Other recent works include International Arbitration and Forum Selection Agreements: Drafting and Enforcing (Fifth edition, Kluwer 2016). He is an Honorary Professor of Law at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland and Tsinghua University, Beijing, and teaches regularly at law schools in Europe, Asia and North and South America.

Huiqin Jiang

Huiqin Jiang

Visiting Faculty, Singapore Management University School of Law
Associate Professor, School of Law and Politics, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University

Huiqin Jiang is an Associate Professor at the School of Law and Politics, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University, and visiting faculty at Singapore Management University (SMU) School of Law. She completed the Bachelor of Laws and the Master of Laws at China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL). She obtained her first PhD degree in Law from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in 2017 with an Excellence Award. She obtained her second PhD degree in Comparative Law from CUPL in 2018. She passed China’s National Judicial Examination in 2009. From 2011 to 2012, she was a legal counsellor in the Beijing subsidiary of Hong Kong Energy (Holding) Ltd. From 2018 to 2019, she was a Yong Pung How research fellow at the Centre for Cross-Border Commercial Law in Asia (CEBCLA), SMU School of Law. Huiqin’s research interests include foreign investment law, international economic law, company law and comparative law. Her recent publications appear in Journal of World Trade, Asia Pacific Law Review, Civil Justice Quarterly, The Company Lawyer, Chinese (Taiwan) Yearbook of International Law and Affairs, etc.