Dr. Romesh Weeramantry

Foreign Legal Consultant

Clifford Chance

Dr Romesh Weeramantry is a Foreign Legal Consultant at Clifford Chance, specializing in investment treaty disputes and cross-border commercial arbitrations. He has previously worked at the United Nations Compensation Commission (Geneva) on claims resulting from Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait and at the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal (The Hague). His publications include Treaty Interpretation in Investment Arbitration (Oxford UP 2012); and International Commercial Arbitration: An Asia-Pacific Perspective (Cambridge UP 2011).  He is a General Editor of the Asian Dispute Review, a General Arbitration Editor of the Hong Kong White Book and is a Visiting Research Consultant at the Centre for International Law, National University of Singapore.  He also serves on the Editorial Board of the ICSID Review and the IBA Subcommittee on Investment Treaty Arbitration.