March 24 Tuesday

Cancelled: Lunch Talk with Tai-Heng Cheng

  • Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 12:10PM - 1:00PM
  • SLB Room 128
  • Open To The Public
  • Cancelled
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Please join the Center for Global Legal Challenges for a discussion with leading international arbitrator Tai-Heng Cheng on public policy and international arbitration, including the conflicts that arise between liberal democracy, sovereignty, investment. These conflicts can be seen through cases such as arbitration where Mr. Cheng represented a TV station in the wake of censorship by the Albanian government.

Tai-Heng Cheng is global co-head of the international arbitration practice at Sidley Austin. He has handled matters in the United States, Europe, Asia and Latin America for clients in a wide array of industries. He also has extensive experience serving as tribunal chair or co-arbitrator in more than a dozen arbitrations before major international arbitral institutions across multiple continents, and is a member of the arbitration panels of arbitration institutions in North America, Europe and Asia. He is ranked as one of the top 10 arbitration practitioners in North and South America under 45 by Who’s Who Legal and as a Band 1 international arbitrator by Chambers USA. Mr. Cheng is vice president of the American Society of International Law and previously served as a Professor of Law at New York Law School, where he served as co-director of the Institute for Global Law, Justice, and Policy. He has a J.S.D. and LL.M. degree from Yale Law School and first class honors in law from Oxford University.


Sponsoring Organization(s)

Center for Global Legal Challenegs