Professor Hiro Aragaki - Arbitrator, Mediator

JAMS

Nationality: American
Country of Residence: United States

Description

Professor Hiro Aragaki, FCIarb, is a distinguished neutral based in London and Los Angeles with 20+ years of commercial law and ADR experience. He is qualified in the US (NY, DC, CA) and UK (Roll of Solicitors, non-practising), is a full-time arbitrator and mediator with JAMS, and a Professorial Research Associate at SOAS Law School. He serves on the panels of AFSA, ADGM (Abu Dhabi), CPR, CRCICA, HKIAC, IACT (Tokyo), ICC, LCIA, NCIA (Nairobi), THAC (Bangkok), & WIPO.

Languages Spoken

Language Level
French Intermediate
Japanese Basic
English Advanced

ICC Arbitration Experience

The number of times I have acted for the ICC as:

Chair of Tribunal: 0
Sole Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Co Arbitrator: 0
Party's Counsel: 1 to 20
Secretary or Other: 0

Other Arbitration Experience

The number of times I have acted for other Institutions as:

Chair of Tribunal: 1 to 20
Sole Arbitrator: 41+
Co Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Party's Counsel: 1 to 20
Secretary or Other: 0

Have I sat as an arbitrator in cases where one party is not represented?: Yes

Legal Expertise

  • Common law
  • International law

Other legal expertise: U.S. Law

Other Experience

  • Mediation

Specialities

  • Competition
  • Corporate law
  • Distribution
  • Employment
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Finance and Banking
  • Information and Communication
  • Intellectual Property
  • Joint Ventures
  • Sales
  • Technologies
  • Transport

Other specialisation: Software, telecommunications, hospitality, e-commerce, e-sports, gaming