President Biography

Thomas D. Halket

President 2019

A Chartered Arbitrator, Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Fellow of the College of Commercial Arbitrators, GAR listed arbitrator and a member of arbitral panels around the world, Thomas Halket has been an arbitrator for over 30 years. He is also an Adjunct Professor at Fordham Law School where he teaches courses on International Arbitration and IP transactions. Earlier in his career, he was a partner at Bingham McCutchen and prior to that a partner and co-chair of the Technology and the Emerging Company Group of Hughes, Hubbard & Reed.

Tom is a member of the London Court of International Arbitration, a member of the "Tech List" of the Silicon Valley Arbitration and Mediation Center, a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Arbitrators in London and a member of the International Arbitration Club of New York. He is also a member of the Scottish Arbitration Centre’s Arbitral Appointments Committee. He is a frequent speaker and writer on ADR matters. He co-authored and edited a book on the arbitration of international IP disputes and is a co-author of a just published book on the arbitration of IP disputes in the U.S. He holds a Law degree from the Columbia Law School and Bachelors and Masters degrees in physics from MIT.

   

     Thomas D. Halket