Louis B. Kimmelman
Partner, Sidley Austin LLP, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A. Yale; J.D. Yale
Professor Kimmelman is a Law Clerk for the Honorable Leonard I. Garth of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. He is a...Continue Reading
Professor Kimmelman is a Law Clerk for the Honorable Leonard I. Garth of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. He is a partner of Sidley Austin LLP, where he is co-leader of the firm’s global International Arbitration practice. He acts as lead counsel in complex commercial and investment treaty disputes under all the major international arbitration rules and serves as an arbitrator in international and domestic disputes. He also represents parties involved in litigation in aid of the arbitration process, such as compelling parties to arbitrate and enforcing arbitration awards. Professor Kimmelman is an adjunct professor of law at Brooklyn Law School, where he teaches International Commercial Arbitration and International Litigation, as well as an Adviser to the American Law Institute project on the Restatement of the U.S. Law of International Commercial Arbitration. He is a member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and served as chair of the International Commercial Disputes Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York.