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Me Prosper Abega (1964)

Avocat (France / Cameroon) Fr
Marseille / France

Avocat. Member of the FIFA Players' Status Committee; Membre de la Commission des Affaires Juridiques de la FIFA. Membre de la Commission des Affaires Juridiques de la CAF. Président de la Commission dAppel de la Confédération Africaine de Football. Expert FIFA dans le cadre du Programme "Gouvernance".

Mr Gerardo Luis Acosta Perez (1974)

Lawyer (Paraguay) Eng/Fr/Sp
Asuncion / Paraguay

Professor in Sport Law, National University of Assuncion (Paraguay); Academic Director, Master in Management of Sport, National Universtiy of East (Paraguay); Legal advisor of the Paraguayan Football Federation in negotiation and rights of the television contract for the qualifying of the FIFA World Championship South Africa 2010; President of National University Sports Confederation of Paraguay (2000-2005); Director of Legal Commission of the National Athletics Federation of Paraguay (2013-_); Director of Legal Commission of the National Olympic Committee of Paraguay (2013-_); Director of Legal Commission of National Hockey Federation of Paraguay (2013-_); Director of Legal Commission of South America Swimming Confederation (2014-_); Member of the Legal Commission of the South America Tennis Confederation (2014-_); Member of the Arbitration Tribunal of the South America Master's Athletes Association (2014-_); Member of the National Anti-Doping Organization (2014-_)

Mr Henri C. Alvarez (1954)

Arbitrator (Canada) Fr/Eng/Sp
Vancouver / Canada

Independent arbitrator based at Vancouver Arbitration Chambers; Previously Partner at Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP. Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Law, University of British Columbia.

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Me Lucas Anderes (1954)

Avocat (Switzerland) Fr/Eng/Deu
Zürich / Switzerland

Avocat. Associé à létude Giroud & Anderes. Depuis 1993, membre du Tribunal de la Fédération suisse de sport équestre (depuis 1997 comme président).

Me Luc Argand (1948)

Avocat (Switzerland) Fr/Eng
Genève / Switzerland

Avocat au barreau de Genève; ancien Bâtonnier de lordre des avocats genevois; membre de la Chambre ad hoc du TAS aux Jeux Olympiques dété, Atlanta, 1996; ancien membre du Conseil Supérieur de la Magistrature genevois (1996-2007); Président de la Commission de surveillance des notaires.

Mr Türker Arslan (1942)

Attorney-at-law (Turkey) Fr/Eng
Istanbul / Turkey

Attorney-at-law. 1st Vice President of the National Olympic Committee of Turkey (NOC) and Chairperson of NOCs sport and Law Commission. President of the Anti-Doping Commission of Turkey (TADA); Former President of the Appeal Board of the Turkish Football Association. Former memberships of the Executive Boards of the athletisme and the football federations. Executive Board former membership and Council member of the Galatasaray Sport Club.

Mr Xianyue (Simon) Bai (1970)

Attorney-at-law (China) Eng/Chi
Tianjin / China

M.Jur from University of Oxford; Council member of China Sports Law Association; Vice-chair of Arbitration Committee of Tianjin Bar Association; Member of Arbitration Committee of IPBA; Managing Partner Chenyi Law Office

Dr Marco Balmelli (1969)

Attorney-at-law (Switzerland) Fr/Eng/Deu/It
Basel / Switzerland

Dr.iur. Attorney-at-law, Notary Public. Partner, Kellerhals Carrard, Basel (sports law including the consultation of professional international athletes, corporate law, M & A and commercial law).

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Mme Carole Barbey (1946)

Juge suppléante (Switzerland) Fr/Eng
Genève / Switzerland

Juge suppléante à la Cour de Justice du Canton de Genève; ancien substitut du procureur général; membre du Comité exécutif de la Fédération Mondiale de Curling (WCF); médaille dargent aux Championnats dEurope de Curling 1986.

Mr Marc Beaumont (1963)

Barrister-at-law, arbitrator (United Kingdom) Eng/Fr
Windsor / United Kingdom

LLB; accredited mediator; UK Co-Chair of New York State Bar Association, International Section; Registered as a F.A. Intermediary; Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Me François-Charles Bernard (1968)

Avocat (France) Fr/Eng
Paris / France

Avocat à la Cour de Paris. Pratique de larbitrage international en qualité darbitre unique. Rapporteur de la Commission de droit administratif de lOrdre des Avocats à la Cour dAppel de Paris. Président fondateur de lAssociation des Jeunes Avocats de Droit Public (AJADP).

Me Michele A.R. Bernasconi (1963)

Avocat (Switzerland) Fr/Eng/Deu/It/Sp
Zürich / Switzerland

Attorney-at-law. Partner Bär & Karrer AG, Rechtsanwälte. Assistant & Lecturer at Zürich University 1991-1994. LL.M. at Harvard University (Mass., USA) 1995-1996. President of the ASDS, Swiss Sports Law Association. Past Chair of the Committee Telecommunications of the IBA, International Bar Association. WIPO Panelist in ICANN domain name proceedings. Co-Director of the UEFA Football Law Programme. Member of the ASA, Swiss Arbitration Association. Chair of the Committee Sports Law of the Swiss Bar Association. Chair of the Subcommittee Sports-related Disputes of the ABA, Business and Corporate Litigation Committee. Member of the Executive Board of Swiss Tennis.

Mr David Harold Bloom (1948)

Barrister (Australia) Fr/Eng
Sydney / Australia

LL.B; LL.M, Sydney; practicing barrister; admitted to the bars of NSW, Victoria, the Act, Queensland, Western Australia and of New York State.

Ms Laurence Boisson de Chazournes (1958)

Professor of Law (France / Switzerland) Fr/Eng
Geneva / Switzerland

Professor of International Law, University of Geneva. Associate Member, Institute of International Law. Member of the Board of Directors, MIDS – Geneva LL.M. in International Dispute Settlement. Expert with international organizations (inter alia, UN, ILO, WHO). Arbitrator in the areas of investment protection and international trade (ICSID, ICC, PCA, WTO). Member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA).

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Mr Rui Botica Santos (1968)

Attorney-at-law (Portugal) Eng/Sp/Por
Lisbon / Portugal

Lawyer. Based in Lisbon/Portugal and Macau/China. Partner of CRA - Law Firm. Arbitrator of the Portuguese Centre for Commercial Arbitration. Board Member of "Rex Sport Asociación de Asesores del Deporte", Club Español de Arbitraje, AIJA and European league for Economic Cooperation. Lecturer on Negotiation, Mediation and Arbitration at the Masters Degree Course in International Sports Law at ISDE-Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economía, Madrid, Spain.

Mr John Francis Boultbee (1950)

Lawyer (Australia) Fr/Eng/Deu
Sydney / Australia

LL.M. Master of laws, London University; Barrister; Director of the Australian Institute of Sport (1995-2001); former Secretary General of the International Rowing Federation (FISA). Former Head of High Performance, National Teams and Football Development and Head of International Relations, Football Federation Australia (2004-2013). Former Director of the Australian Institute of Sport. Secretary General of FISA 1989-1995; Council member of FISA (1998-2014); Executive Board Member FISA (2004-2014); Chaire FISA Anti-Doping Tribunal (2014- ); Currently High Performance Director, Volleyball Australia. Former international level rower

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Ms Fanny-Marie Brisdet (1975)

Attorney-at-law (France) Fr/Eng
Amsterdam / Netherlands

Partner and Attorney-at-law in Amsterdam and Paris; Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the National Netherlands Bar Association; Former Lawyer and Managing Director of TMF Group (financial sector); Former Legal Senior Policy Advisor on compeition and commercial law to the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs (government sector);

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Me Michel K Brizoua-Bi (1966)

Avocat (Ivory Coast) Fr
Abidjan / Ivory Coast

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Ms Dominique Brown-Berset (1953)

attorney (Switzerland) Eng/Fr
Geneva / Switzerland

Partner at Brown & Page, Switzerland

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Mr Patrice M. Brunet (1969)

Attorney-at-law (Canada) Fr/Eng
Montréal / Canada

Attorney-at-law. Arbitrator with the Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (SDRCC) (1995- ); Lawyer/ombudsperson for Canada at Olympic Games (1996, 2002, 2006); Session member Canadian Olympic Committee; Former legal adviser to the ITU; Past president/vice-president national and provincial sports organizations."

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Me Jean-Paul Burnier (1948)

Avocat (France) Fr/Eng
Lyon / France

Avocat. Président de la Société FORTEM Avocats Lyon Annecy. Membre de Rex Sport.

Dr Guillermo Cabanellas (1950)

Attorney-at-law (Argentina / Spain) Fr/Eng/Sp
Buenos Aires / Argentina

Master of Compoarative Law and Juridical Science Doctor, University of Illinois (USA). Partner, Cabanellas, Etchebarne & Kelly, Buenos Aires.

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Mr Affimar Cabo Verde Filho (1969)

Attorney-at-law (Brazil) Fr/Eng/Sp/Por
Manaus / Brazil

Attorney at law. Partner of Cabo Verde and Arakian Izel Lawyers Association. Former member of IAAF Arbitration Panel. Former member of Superior Court for Sport Justice of Brazilian Athletic Confederation.

Professor Guido Carducci (1965)

Professor of Law, arbitrator, attorney-at-law (Italy) Eng/Fr/Sp/Deu/It/Por
Paris / France

Website: www.carducciarbitration.com: Chartered Arbitrator, FCIArb, Law Professor in Paris (MC, HDR), Attorney-at-law (Rome, admitted also before supreme courts, Paris), Ph.D.s (Universities Paris II, Rome I), Former Chief, International Standards Section, UNESCO (Paris) and the UNESCO International Convention against Doping in Sport has currently 182 States Parties, Member ICC Institute of World Business Law and ICC Commissions on Arbitration and ADR, Commercial Law and Practice, Competition; Panels of Arbitrators: ICSID (Italy), CIArb, HKIAC, SIAC, JCAA, ACICA, CRCICA, KLRCA; Visiting Professor at the Universities of Miami, Rome, Thessaloniki (IHU).

Me Olivier Carrard (1956)

Avocat (Switzerland) Fr/Eng/Deu
Genève / Switzerland

Managing Partner and Attorney at law at the Lawfirm CMS Von Erlach Poncet AG, Geneva office; President of the Swiss Fencing Federation since 2004; Participant in the 1982 Olympic Games in Los Angeles (team épée); 1982 individual European Champion in Mödling; 1982 team World Vice Champion in Rome; President of the "Fondation du Panathlon Club Genève" since 1996; Member of the CAS ad hoc Division of the 2010 Olympic Games in Vancouver.

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Prof. David N.W. Chen (1957)

Professor (China) Eng/Chi
Shanghai / China

Doctor of Law. Professor, Director of Sports Law research Center, Fu Dan University. Partner of Shanghai Allbright Law offices. Governor of Chinese Science and Technology Law Institution. Vice-Chairman of Shanghai Bar Association. Listed arbitrator of China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (CIETAC). Listed expert of the Domain Dispute Settlement Center under CIETAC. Listed arbitrator of Shanghai Arbitration Committee.

Mr Mauricio Chiriboga Merino (1986)

Lawyer (Ecuador) Eng/Sp/Fr
Quito / Ecuador

Masters degree in sports law. Attorney at law specialized in sport related disputes and disciplinary procedures. Founding partner of the law firm "SPORTIUS Legal Advice". Member of the Madrid Association of Sports Law.

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Prof. Thomas Clay (1969)

Professor of law (France) Fr/Eng/Sp/It
Paris / France

Doctor of Law. Professor at the Sorbonne University, Paris, France. Managing partner of Clay Arbitration Office. Vice-President of National Labor Arbitration Centre. Member of the "Appeal Commission" on French Professional Football League.

Mr Massimo Coccia (1957)

Professor, Attorney-at-law (Italy) Fr/Eng/Sp/It
Rome / Italy

J.D. (1981, University of Rome Sapienza Law School), LL.M. (1984, University of Michigan Law School); Fulbright Fellow (1983-84); Attorney at law, admitted to Italian high courts; Founding Partner of law firm “Coccia De Angelis Vecchio & Associati”, with offices in Rome and Milan (www.cdaa.it); Professor of International Law at Tuscia University in Viterbo, Italy (since 2001); Research Professor of International and EU Law at University of Rome Sapienza Law School (since 1991); Visiting Scholar at University of Michigan Law School (1986); Member of the Board of the Italian Arbitration Association (AIA); Honorary President of the Italian Chapter of the Spanish Arbitration Club (CEA); Arbitrator at the CAS Olympic Divisions of Salt Lake City 2002, Turin 2006 and London 2012.

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M. Jean-Paul Costa (1941)

Ancien Juge (France) Fr/Eng
Strasbourg / France

Diplômé détudes supérieures de droit. Docteur en droit de l'université de Toulouse (2017). Ancien élève de lENA (Ecole Nationale dAdministration - France). Consultant. Président de lInstitut International des Droits de lHomme, Strasbourg. Juge (1998-2006), puis Président (2007-2011) de la Cour Européenne des Droits de lHomme, Fondation René Cassin. Membre du Conseil dEtat de France (1966-1998). Conseiller dEtat honoraire. Professeur associé aux facultéss de droit dOrléans et de Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne (1989-1998). Auteur de lAvis de droit (public) sur la révision du Code mondial anti-dopage (2013).

Mr Bernardo Cremades (1943)

Attorney-at-law (Spain) Fr/Eng/Deu/Sp
Madrid / Spain

Senior partner of law firm B. Cremades y Asociados and Catedrático of Universidad de Madrid; International Arbitrator. Member of Spanish sports arbitral body: Tribunal Español del Arbitraje Deportivo. Former President of the Spanish Court of Arbitration.  

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The Honourable Pierre Dalphond (1954)

Former judge (Canada) Eng/Fr
Montreal / Canada

Senior Counsel at Stikeman Elliott, litigation and ADR Group; Visiting professor, Faculty of Law, University of Montréal; arbitrator and mediator.

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Dr Aliaksandr Danilevich (1974)

Lawyer (Belarus) Fr/Eng/Ru/It
Minsk / Belarus

Attorney at law, partner at Danilevich & Volozhinets law office, Associate Professor of law at the Belarusian State University, Belarus; Former Member of the Legal Committee of Rugby Europe association (Paris, France) (2014-2016), Former President of the Belarusian Rugby Union (2012-2016); Member of the Anti-Doping Appeals Committee by the Ministry of Sport and Tourism of Belarus (2013-_); Deputy Chairman of the Disciplinary Committee of the NADA of Belarus (2010-2013).

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Mr Paul David (1956)

Barrister (United Kingdom) Fr/Eng
Auckland / New Zealand

Barrister England and Wales. Barrister New Zealand High Court. 2002-2006, Partner at Wilson Harle, Auckland. 2006 - present, Barrister, Auckland. Counsel to Drug Free Sport New Zealand from 2002 to present. Chairman of various disciplinary tribunals for sport.

M. Guido De Croock (1951)

Magistrat (Belgium) Fr
Aalst-Moorsel / Belgium

Magistrat et Président du Tribunal de Commerce de Gand, division de TERMONDE ; Vice- président de La Cour Belge d’Arbitrage pour le Sport ; Membre de la Commission d’Arbitrage de l’Union Royale Belge de Football;Membre du Comité national paritaire pour le sport; membre du Conseil disciplinaire de la fédération Flamande de gymnastique ; Ancien Président de la Commission juridique de l’ Union Royale Belge de Football ; Ancien Président de la Ligue Nationale de football;

Mr Andrew de Lotbinière McDougall (1970)

Lawyer (Canada / France) Fr/Eng
Paris / France

Solicitor Advocate, England & Wales. Barrister & Solicitor, Ontario. Avocat, Québec. Admitted to the Paris Bar. Partner, International Arbitration Group, White & Case LLP. Special Counsel, International Arbitration Group, Perley-Robertson, Hill & McDougall LLP.

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Mr Otto L.O. De Witt Wijnen (1935)

Counsel (Netherlands) Fr/Eng/Deu
Rotterdam / Netherlands

LLM Leiden University, NL. Arbitrator in domestic and internatoinal arbitrations (ICC, ICSID, UNCITRAL, LCIA, ad hoc, Netherlands Arbitration Institute).

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The Hon. Robert Décary (1944)

Judge (Canada) Fr/Eng
Gatineau, Québec / Canada

Masters in Law. Former Judge on the Federal Court of Appeal of Canada (1990-2009). Former practicing lawyer in Montreal and Gatineau (1973-1990). Member of the Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada. Commissioner of the Canadian Communications Security Establishment. Member of the IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal.

Me François Claude Dikoume (1946)

Avocat (Cameroon) Fr
Yaoundé / Cameroon

Docteur en Droit. Enseignant Droit du Sport à lInstitut National de la Jeunesse et des Sports et à lEcole Nationale dAdministration et de Magistrature - Yaoundé. Conseiller Technique no 1 du Ministre de la Jeunesse et des Sports, chargé des problèmes juridiques.

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Me Sophie Dion (1956)

Avocat (France) Fr/Eng
Paris / France

Docteur dEtat en droit. Directeur et fondateur diplôme droit du sport Paris I (Panthéon Sorbonne). Conseiller technique chargé des sports à la Présidence de la République française. Maître de conférences à Paris I (Panthéon Sorbonne). Avocat - anciennement associée au Cabinet Gide Loyrette Nouel, Paris (Directeur de léquipe droit du sport).

Mr Stephen Drymer (1960)

Attorney-at-law (Canada) Fr/Eng
Montreal / Canada

Head of International Arbitration, Woods LLP. See CV for full details.

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Ms Carine Dupeyron (1974)

Attorney-at-law (France) Fr/Eng/Sp
Paris / France

LLM, MBA, Partner at Darrois Villey Maillot Brochier, Paris; Formerly partner in the "Litigation, Arbitration and White Collar Crime" department of August & Debouzy; See CV for full details of Ms Depeyron's experience.

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Mr Jalal El Ahdab (1973)

Attorney-at-law (Lebanon / France) Fr/Eng/Ar
Paris / France

PhD - Doctorate in law (Paris I). Practicing lawyer. Senior Associate at Orrick Rambaud Martel in Paris. Maître de conférence at the Institut dEtudes Politiques de Paris/Sciences Po-Paris since 2005.

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Dr. Georg Engelbrecht (1940)

Attorney-at-law (Germany) Fr/Eng/Deu/Sp
Saarbrücken / Germany

Doctor Juris. Attorney-at-law in Saarbrücken Advisor for Federations and Clubs in sports-related matters (statutes, internal regulations, occupational accident insurance). Legal Counsel for the German Athletic Federation (DLV). Member of the Arbitration Tribunal of the German Basketball League BEKO BBL.

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Dr. Mingchao Fan (1978)

Juris doctor (China) Eng/Chi
Shanghai / China

Regional Director of Arbitration and ADR for North Asia, International Chamber of Commerce; Deputy Director, Judicial Research Instiution of Supreme People's Court of People's Republic of China; Deputy Head of International Affairs, Shanghai University of Political Science and Law (2015-2016);

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Ms Raphaëlle Favre Schnyder (1970)

Attorney-at-law (Switzerland) Eng/Fr
Zurich / Switzerland

Partner Barandun von Graffenried AG; counsel and arbitrator. See CV for full details

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Mr Ian S. Forrester QC (1945)

Barrister (United Kingdom) Fr/Eng
Luxembourg / Luxembourg

Nominated by the UK government to serve as a judge at the General Court of the European Union (2015-_); LL.B. Barrister. Queens Counsel. Honorary Professor, University of Glasgow (2010). Co-founder of Forrester & Norall, 1981; merged with White & Case LLP, 1998-2015. Specialized in European law (trade, customs, regulations, free movement of goods, services and persons, employment, precautionary principle, sport, competition, abuse of dominant position, cartels, chemicals, civil service, etc.).

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Me Yves Fortier (1935)

Barrister (Canada) Fr/Eng
Montréal / Canada

Chairman,Emeritus Senior Partner, Ogilvy Renault, lawyers; Former President of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA); former Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Canada to the United Nations in New York; Member of the CAS ad hoc Divisions at the Winter Olympic Games, Salt Lake City, 2002 and Vancouver 2010. Member of the IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal.

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M. Bernard Foucher (1945)

Conseiller dEtat (France) Fr
Paris / France

Docteur dEtat en droit; Conseiller dEtat; chargé denseignement à la Faculté de droit de Limoges; Conciliateur au Comité National Olympique et Sportif Français (CNOSF); Président de la conférence des conciliateurs.

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Mr Franco Frattini (1957)

Judge (Italy) Fr/Eng/It
Rome / Italy

Judge. President of 3rd Jurisdictional Chamber - Council of State, Italy. Former State Prosecutor (Italy). Former Minister for Foreign Affairs of Italy. Former Vice President of EU Commission, responsible for security, justice, fundamental rights. President of Italian Court of Sport Justice "Collegio di Garanzia dello Sport". President of Commission of ski instructors (Italian Ski Federation).

Mr Luigi Fumagalli (1959)

Prof. Attorney-at-law (Italy) Fr/Eng/It
Milano / Italy

Professor – University of Milan. Attorney at law. Appeals Judge of Euroleague Basketball. President of the Second Division of the National Anti-Doping Tribunal of the Italian National Anti-Doping Organization at the Italian National Olympic Committee. Member of the CAS ad hoc Division at the Summer Olympic Games, Beijing 2008, and at the Winter Olympic Games, Sochi 2014.

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Mr Marc Furrer (1951)

Attorney-at-law (Switzerland) Fr/Eng/Deu
Bern / Switzerland

Attorney-at-law and Notary Public; Senior partner Monti Stampa Furrer Partners (2015- ); Formerly President of the Swiss Federal Communications Commission (ComCom); Lecturer of Communications Law at the University of St-Gallen; President Swiss National League (Ice hockey); President of the Swiss Ice Hockey (2012- ).

Me Jean Gay (1946)

Avocat (Switzerland) Fr/Eng/It
Martigny / Switzerland

Avocat et notaire; Juge à la Cour dAppel Internationale de la Fédération Internationale de lAutomobile (FIA). Président de la Commission de Discipline de lASS (Auto Sport Suisse). Médiateur de la Chambre Suisse de Médiation Commerciale (CSMC) et de la Fédération Suisse de Médiation (FSM).

Mr Michael Geistlinger (1956)

Professor (Austria) Fr/Eng/Deu/Ru
Salzburg / Austria

Dr. jur.; University Professor for Public International, Comparative Constitutional and Eastern European Law; Visiting Professor St. Petersburg; Legal Adviser of the Union Internationale de Pentathlon Moderne (UIPM).

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Dr Hamid G. Gharavi (1971)

Attorney-at-law (France / Iran) Fr/Eng
Paris / France

Dr. jur. Founding Partner of Derains & Gharavi. Appointed to the LCIA Court and the ICSID Panel of Arbitrators. Ph. D from the University of Paris II and holder of a Master of Comparative Jurisprudence from New York University School of Law.

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Mr Jean-Mathias Goerens (1947)

Docteur en droit, magistrat honoraire (Luxembourg) Fr/Eng/Sp
Luxembourg / Luxembourg

Docteur en droit. Magistrat honoraire. Expert auprès du Conseil de lEurope. Ancien Premier Conseiller du Gouvernement du Luxembourg (-1996). Ancien Vice-Président de la Cour Administrative du Luxembourg. Ancien Membre de la Cour Constitutionnelle du Luxembourg. Ancien Conseiller juridique de la Fédération Luxembourgeoise de Football (FLF).

Me André Gossin (1958)

Avocat (Switzerland) Fr
Moutier / Switzerland

Avocat.

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Haas (1964)

Professor (Germany) Fr/Eng/Deu/It
Zurich / Switzerland

PhD.Professor of law at the University of Zurich, Switzerland. Former Chairman of the Geman Anti-Doping Commission (1999-2002) and of the advisory group on legal issues of the monitoring group of the Council of Europe Anti-Doping Convention (2002-2004). Since 1998, member of the Appeals Tribunal and since 2007 of the Arbitration Tribunal of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA). Member of the drafting team for the revision of the World Anti-Doping Code(2006-2007).

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Mr Jirayr Habibian (1974)

Attorney-at-law (Lebanon) Eng/Fr/Ar
Dubai / United Arab Emirates

Solicitor, attorney-at-law, Managing partner at Al kamali & Co Advocates and legal consultants, previously of Counsel at Squire Patton Boggs and consultant to the Under Secretary of the Abu Dhabi judicial department; member of the Executive Committee of the International Federation of Horse Racing academies

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Dr Mahmoud Hammami (1958)

Lawyer (Tunisia) Fr/Eng/Ar
Tunis / Tunisia

PHD in private law (University of Montpellier). Chief Executive Officer of SNDP-AGIL. General Treasurer Tunisian Football Federation (FTF:2001-2010). General Secretary National Olympic Committee (CNOT: 2010-). CAF, Finance Committee Member (since 2002). Union Arab Football Association/Finance Committee Member (since 2004).

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Prof. Dr. Lukas Handschin (1959)

Attorney-at-law (Switzerland) Fr/Eng/Deu
Zurich / Switzerland

J.D. Full professor for company- and accounting law at University of Basel (50%). Attorney-at-law at Baur Hürlimann AG, Zurich (50%). 1989-1996, Attorney-at-law with Lenz & Staehlin, Zurich, Switzerland. Expert to Swiss Federal Office of Sports regarding Association Governance.

Me Bernard Hanotiau (1947)

Avocat (Belgium) Fr/Eng
Bruxelles / Belgium

Docteur en droit, Université de Louvain. LLM, Columbia University. Avocat aux barreaux de Bruxelles et Paris. Professeur émérite (Droit commercial international) aux universités de Louvain et Namur. Conseil pendant 15 ans du European Champion Championship (Tennis) à Anvers.

Mr Axel Heck (1947)

Attorney-at-law (Germany) Fr/Eng/Deu
Berlin / Germany

International arbitrator and legal counselor; Co-Chair, International Section, Indian National Bar Association

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Ms Claudine Helou (1974)

Attorney-at-law (Lebanon) Fr/Eng/Ar
Beirut / Lebanon

LL.M General Law, Lebanese University, Lebanon; International Dispute Resolution, University of Dundee, UK. Attorney-at-law. Managing Partner at HSLF (Helou Sade Law Firm), Beirut, Lebanon. Specialized in international commercial arbitration.

Mr Clifford J. Hendel (1957)

Attorney-at-law (USA / France) Fr/Eng/Sp
Madrid / Spain

Attorney-at-law (New York), solicitor (England and Wales), avocat à la cour (Paris) and abogado (Madrid). Global Executive Masters in International Sports Law, ISDE. Partner of the Madrid law firm Araoz & Rueda until June 2018. Hendel IDR (July 2018- ).

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Mr Fabio Iudica (1966)

Attorney-at-law (Italy) Fr/Eng/It
Milan / Italy

Attorney-at-law. Civil lawyer at Milan bar association; Partner of law firm “Studio Legale Associato Iudica – Carbone” in Milan, Italy; Director of the advanced Course in Sports Law and Sports Justice at Milan University; Adjunct Professor of corporate law and financial market law at Milan University -Bicocca; Appeals judge of the Italian Sports fishing and underwater activity Federation.

Prof. Philippe Jestaz (1936)

Professeur (France) Fr
Paris / France

Docteur en droit; Professeur émérite de lUniversité de Paris XII; docteur honoris causa de lUniversité Libre de Bruxelles, directeur de la Revue trimestrielle de droit civil, ancien membre de lInstitut universitaire de France.

M. Jean-Pierre Karaquillo (1943)

Professeur (France) Fr
Limoges / France

Docteur en droit privé; Agrégé de Droit privé; Professeur à lUniversité de Limoges et Maître de conférences à lEcole Nationale dAdministration (ENA); Directeur du Centre de droit et déconomie du sport de Limoges; conseil juridique de la Fédération Française des sports de glace et de voile; co-rédacteur en chef de la Revue juridique et écnomique du sport Dalloz-Comité National Olympique et Sportif Français.

Dr Minas Khatchadourian (1958)

arbitrator (Egypt / Armenia) Eng/Fr/Ar
Doha / Qatar

PHD International Arbitration; LLM, Executive Director & Deputy Secretary General Qatar International Centre for Conciliation and Arbitration; adjunct Professor of Law, College of Law, Qatar University.

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Me François Klein (1951)

Avocat (France) Fr
Paris / France

Avocat au Barreau de Paris. Président Directeur Général de la Selafa KGA Avocats. Membre créateur de la Direction Nationale du Contrôle de Gestion (DNCG) auprès de la Ligue française de Football Professionnel (LPF). Membre de la Commission paritaire de la LPF. Membre de la Chambre arbitrale du sport (CNOSF).

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Prof. Peter Koh (1951)

Barrister, Solicitor, Arbitrator (Singapore) Eng/Chi
Singapore / Singapore

LL.M-London. Barrister, Solicitor, Arbitrator. Sport lawyer and Head of Sports Practice Group at RHTLaw Taylor Wessing LLP in Singapore. Visiting Professor of Sports law at China University of Political Science & Law. Current member, Disciplinary Tribunal at IAAF. Investigator, IAAF (2015-2017).

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Mr Richard H. Kreindler (1959)

Attorney-at-law (USA) Fr/Eng/Deu
Frankfurt/Main / Germany

Partner at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP; Formerly Partner in the law firm Shearman & Sterling LLP. Attorney, New York, Paris, Frankfurt. Commercial investment, construction and infrastructure arbitration before and under the rules of the leading global institutional and ad hoc arbitration regimes. Council Member, Institute of World Business Law of International Chamber of Commerce (Paris). Honorary Professor, University of Münster, Germany.

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Me Patrick Lafranchi (1964)

Avocat (Switzerland) Fr/Eng/Deu/It
Bern / Switzerland

Attorney-at-law. Partner Lafranchi Meyer Rechtsanwälte; Member of Appeal Court Transfers Swiss Ice Hockey Federation (SIHF) since 1992; Board Member of the Association Suisse de Droit du Sport (ASDS); Member of the CAS ad hoc Division at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games.

Prof. Dr. Zhi Li (1972)

Attorney-at-law (China) Chi/Eng
Fujian / China

Juris doctor; Professor of Law Fuzhou University Law School, Director of International Law Institute (2006- );

Prof. Didier Linotte (1948)

(France) Fr/Eng
Monaco / Monaco

Professeur émérite de l'Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis; Président du Tribunal Suprême de Monaco; Ancien Recteur de l'Académie de Nice; Docteur en droit; Ancien avocat au barreau de Nice et de Paris.

Mr Chi Liu (1963)

Attorney-at-law (China) Eng/Chi
Beijing / China

JunZeJun Law Offices, Beijing. Member of China Law Society Sports Law Chapter; Asian Football Confederation (“AFC”), Entry Control Body, Chairperson; former FIFA Ethics Committee member(2013-2016); FIBA appeal panel member; FIVB Vice Chairman of Arbitral Tribunal; Board member of Beijing Law Society Sports Law and Olympic Legal Affairs Committee. Arbitrator of China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission. Member of the CAS ad hoc Division at the Summer Olympic Games, Beijing 2008, and at the Winter Olympic Games, Vancouver 2010.

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Mr Daniel Lorenz (1973)

Attorney-at-law (Portugal) Eng/Deu/Sp/Por
Porto / Portugal

Former Legal Director & Club Secretary, FC Porto (2003-2016); Head of Sports Law Department at Gil Moreira dos Santos, Cladeira, Cernadas & associados legal firm (2006- ).

Mr Song Lu (1957)

Professor of law (China) Eng/Chi
Beijing / China

LL.M. Dean of Faculty, International Law Dept, China Foreign Affairs University. Formerly Senior Counsel, Yao Liang Law Office. Arbitrator and Mediator.

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Mr Dirk-Reiner Martens (1942)

Attorney-at-law (Germany) Fr/Eng/Deu/It/Sp
Munchen / Germany

Doctor of Law; Principal at MARTENS Rechtsanwälte; Member of the CAS ad hoc Division at the Olympic Games, 2000, 2004, 2002 and 2006; Lecturer in sports law and international commercial arbitration at several universities."

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Me Paul Mauriac (1943)

Avocat (France) Fr
Paris / France

Avocat. Médiateur. Ancien joueur de Rugby de haut niveau. Vice-Président de la Conciliation près le Comité National Olympique et Sportif Français - CNOSF. Arbitre près la Chambre dArbitrage du Sport du CNOSF. Membre dInstances Disciplinaires et de Lutte contre le Dopage Nationales et Internationales dans le domaine du Cyclisme et du Rubgy.

Mr Petros C. Mavroidis (1959)

Professor of Law (Greece / Switzerland) Fr/Eng/Deu
Neuchâtel / Switzerland

Professor of Law: Columbia Law School, New York (September - December) (since 1998), University of Neuchâtel (since 1996) and European University Institute, Florence (2000-2002 and 2011-). GATT Legal Service (1992-1996). Member of the UEFA Club Financial Control Panel.

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Mr Stuart C. McInnes (1956)

Solicitor (United Kingdom) Fr/Eng
London / United Kingdom

Solicitor, Consultant to the Sport Department, Squire Patton Boggs (UK) LLP, formerly Managing Partner, Pritchard Englefield Solicitors. Director, British Showjumping Association; Chair, Parkour Earth, Member of Rex Sport Asociación de Asesores del Deporte. Visiting Professor to Instituto Superior de Derecho y Economia, Madrid, Spain and Cambridge University, United Kingdom.

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Mr Alexander McLin (1970)

Attorney-at-law (Switzerland / USA) Fr/Eng
Geneva / Switzerland

Executive Director, ASA - Swiss Arbitration Association. Member, IAAF Legal Commission; IAAF Working Group on Governance and Integrity Reform. Member, World Rowing (FISA) Ethics Group. Secretary General and CEO, Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) (2007-2011). General Counsel, FEI (2005-2009). General Counsel, CNET Channel Services (CNET Networks, now CBS Interactive) (2000-2004). Attorney-at-law, Baker & McKenzie, New York (1998-2000). Lenz & Staehelin, Geneva (1997). World Economic Forum, Geneva/Davos (1993-1999). J.D. Duke University School of Law (1999).

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Mr Niall P. Meagher (1965)

Attorney-at-law (Ireland / USA) Fr/Eng
Geneva / Switzerland

Attorney-at-law. Executive Director of the Advisory Centre on WTO Law (ACWL). Former Senior Counsel at the ACWL (2004-2012).

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Me Koffi Sylvain Mensah Attoh (1961)

Avocat (Togo) Fr
Lomé / Togo

Avocat au Barreau de Lomé. Chef Division Législation au Ministère des Droits de lHomme. Arbitre au niveau du Centre National de lArbitrage au Togo. Membre du Comité de rédaction de la Revue Togolaise des Droits des Affaires et de lArbitrage.

Mr Daniele Moro (1968)

Attorney-at-law (Switzerland / Italy) Eng/Fr/Deu/It
Luzern / Switzerland

Attorney-at-law and founding partner at Moro Recthsanwälte (2010- ); Former judge (substitute member) of the criminal court of the Canton of Lucerne (2005-2010); President of the Disciplinary Commission of the Swiss Football League (SFL); President of the Court of Appeal of the Central Switzerland Football Association (IFV); Member of the Disciplinary COmmission of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG); President of the European Athletic Association (EAA) Court; Member of the Board of Directions of Basketball Association (NBV); Former professional football player in the Swiss 1st division (Servette FC, FC Neuchatel Xamax, FC Basel, RC Zurich, Lausanne-Sport) and Swiss national U21 team.

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M. Pierre Muller (1969)

Juge (Switzerland) Fr/Eng
Lausanne / Switzerland

MullerLegal (dès 2017); Ancien juge cantonal, Tribunal cantonal (Vaud). 2001-2002, Président du Tribunal d’arrondissement de Lausanne. 1998-2001, Président de tribunal rattaché à la Cour civile du Tribunal cantonal. Participation à la rédaction des statuts de la Fédération Internationale de Võ Vietnam (FIVV).

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Mr Francisco Müssnich (1955)

Attorney-at-law (Brazil) Fr/Eng/Por
Rio de Janeiro / Brazil

JD. Attorney-at-law. Former member of the Superior Court of Sports Justice for Soccer (STJD - Superior Tribunal de Justiça Desportiva do Futebol) from 2004 through 2012. Senior Partner of Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão since April 1995. Member of the Sports Law Studies Commission from the Ministry of Sport. National Reporter for the 2009 Brazilian Code of Sports Justice. Legal counsel to the Local Organizing Committee for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil since its bidding process in 2007. Professor of Corporate Law at PUC/RJ since 1981.

Dr Hans Nater (1943)

Avocat (Switzerland) Fr/Eng/Deu/It
Zürich / Switzerland

Docteur en droit; Master of law, Harvard Law School; avocat en létude Nater Dallafior Rechtsanwälte; ancien Vice-président du Comité Olympique Suisse (1985-1996); ancien membre du Comité central de la Fédération Suisse de Ski ; membre de la Chambre ad hoc du TAS aux Jeux Olympiques dhiver, Salt Lake City 2002, Turin 2006 et aux Jeux Olympiques dété, Athènes 2004.

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Me Guédel Ndiaye (1954)

Avocat (Senegal) Fr
Dakar / Senegal

Avocat à la Cour. Barreau du Sénégal. Trésorier général de lOrdre des Avocats du Sénégal. Président de la Fédération sénégalaise de Rugby. Membre de la Commission juridique du Comité National Olympique Sénégalais (CNOSS) et du Comité dOrganisation de la Coupe dAfrique de Football en 1992, Sénégal. Capitaine de léquipe nationale du Sénégal (rugby) de 1980 à 1985. Vice-président de lAssociation sénégalaise de droit pénal.

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M. Youssoupha Ndiaye (1938)

Juge (Senegal) Fr
Dakar / Senegal

Mnistre dEtat; Ministre des Sports du Sénégal; ancien Président du Conseil constitutionnel du Sénégal; ancien Président de la Fédération sénégalaise de tennis; ancien Président de la fédération sénégalaise de football; membre de la Chambre ad hoc du TAS aux Jeux Olympiques dété, Atlanta, 1996.

Mr Laurent Niddam (1960)

Attorney-at-law (France / USA) Fr/Eng
Budapest / Hungary

Attorney at law admitted to the New York and Paris Bars. Independent arbitrator and counsel in commercial and investment arbitrations. Former Senior Partner: Szecskay, Attorneys at Law, Budapest. Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (FCIArb) and approved faculty member of the Institute. Member of the Tribunal of the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI).

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Me José Miguel Nobre Ferreira (1936)

Avocat (Portugal) Fr/Sp/Por
Lisbonne / Portugal

Avocat au barreau de Lisbonne; Président de la Fondation pour le sport; membre de la Commission juridique de lAssociation des Comités Nationaux Olympiques dEurope (ACNOE); ancien vice-président de la fédération portugaise de rugby; ancien membre de la Direction du Comité National Olympique Portugais; président de la Commission Juridique du Comité National Olympique Portugais; membre du Conseil Supérieur du Sport du Portugal.

Mr João Nogueira Da Rocha (1963)

Attorney-at-law (Portugal) Fr/Eng/Sp/Por
Lisbonne / Portugal

Lawyer, Legal adviser of the Portuguese Players Association, Arbitrator at the Training Compensation Chamber at the Portuguese Football Federation (F.P.F.), member of the Disciplinary Committee of the Portuguese Motorcycle Federation (F.P.M.), member of the Disciplinary Committee of Table Tennis Federation (F.P.T.M). Member of “Rex Sport Asociación de Asesores del Deporte".

Mr Piotr Nowaczyk (1953)

Attorney-at-law / arbitrator (Poland) Fr/Eng
Warsaw / Poland

Attorney-at-law admitted in Warsaw and Paris. Member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration. President of the Court of Arbitration of the Polish Chamber of Commerce (2006-2009). Former Partner and Head of Arbitration Department of Dentons Warsaw. Member of UNCITRAL Arbitration and Conciliation Working Group.

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Ms Carmen Nunez-Lagos (1966)

Attorney-at-law (Spain) Fr/Eng/Sp/It
Paris / France

Partner at Hogan Lovells law firm, Paris. Honorary President of the French chapter of the Spanish Arbitration Club; Member of the Board of Directors of the Spanish Arbitration Club. See CV for full details of Ms Nunez-Lagos' experience.

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Ms Maidie E. Oliveau (1953)

Attorney-at-law (USA) Fr/Eng
Los Angeles / USA

Juris Doctor, Georgetown University Law Center; Counsel in the law firm of Arent Fox, LLP, Los Angeles, California, USA; executive at the Los Angeles Olympic Organizing Committee (1984); former managing director of Womens International Professional Tennis Council (now WTA Tour, Inc.); represents sports events, leagues, teams, major corporations and individuals in sports acquisitions, marketing and television/media transactions; vice-chair of the American Bar Association Forum on Entertainment & Sports Laws sports division; arbitrator on Olympic and professional sports matters for American Arbitration Association and International Center for Dispute Resolution;.member of the CAS ad hoc Division at the Olympic Games, Sydney 2000, Athens 2004 and at the Olympic Winter Games, Salt Lake City 2002, Turin 2006. Member of the IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal.

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Mr Ucheora Onwuamaegbu (1965)

Solicitor (Nigeria / United Kingdom) Fr/Eng
Bethesda / USA

Consulting Attorney at Arent Fox LLP in Washington, D.C. (2015-); Barrister and Solicitor of Supreme Court of Nigeria. Solicitor Supreme Court of England and Wales. Editorial Committee Member, Columbia University Yearbook on International Investment Law and Policy. Member, Peer Review Board, ICSID Review: Foreign Investment Law Journal. Legal Advisor, Kuwait National Focal Point (KNFPP), Kuwait City. Arbitration Principal, Onwuamaegbu and Co., Lagos; 2001-2010: the World Bank, International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), Washington D.C.

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Me Denis Oswald (1947)

Avocat, Professeur (Switzerland) Fr/Eng/Deu
Colombier / Switzerland

Docteur en droit; avocat au barreau de Neuchâtel; ancien bâtonnier de l’Ordre des avocats neuchâtelois; Professeur émérite de l’Université de Neuchâtel (chaire de droit du sport) ; Directeur du Centre international d’étude du sport (CIES) ; membre du CIO (1991-) ; membre de la commission exécutive du CIO (2000-2012 et 2017-); membre de la commission des affaires juridiques du CIO (1993-); Président de la commission disciplinaire du CIO; membre de la Chambre des recours de la Ligue suisse de hockey sur glace (1976-1991); Secrétaire général (1978-1989) puis Président (1989-2014) et Président d’honneur (dès 2014) de la Fédération Internationale des Sociétés d’Aviron (FISA); secrétaire général adjoint du Comité National Olympique Suisse (1985-1997); Médaillé de bronze aux Jeux Olympiques 1968 (aviron) et participation aux Jeux Olympiques de 1972 et 1976.

Mr José Manuel Otero Lastres (1947)

Professor (Spain) Fr/Sp
Madrid / Spain

Professor of Commercial Law at University of Alcalá de Henares (Madrid). Lawyer. Member the Board of Directors of Real Madrid. Former Vice-President of "Comite Español de Disciplina Deportiva".

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Prof Jan Paulsson (1949)

Avocat (France / Sweden) Fr/Eng/Sp
Washington DC / USA

AB Harvard, JD Yale, DESS Paris; Partner, Three Crowns LLP (2014- ); Professor of Law, University of Miami (2008- ); President, European Bank Administrative Tribunal (2008-2016), President, World Bank Administrative Tribunal (2006-2010); Judge, International Monetary Fund Administrative Tribunal (2011- ); Board Member, American Arbitration Assocation (2010-2017); Vice President, ICC International Court of Arbitration (2009-2012); Head of International Arbitration and Public International Law, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP (1993-2012); member of CAS Ad hoc divisions for the Olypic Games of Atlanta, Sydney and Nagano. Member of the IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal.

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Prof. Pascal Pichonnaz (1967)

Professor of law & Arbitrator (Switzerland) Fr/Eng/Deu
Washington / USA

Ph.D - University of Fribourg. Ordinary Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Fribourg, Switzerland. Arbitrator. Vice-President of the Federal Commission for Consumer Affairs. Member of Judicial Committee for Swiss basketball.

Mr Alfonso Picone (1935)

Lawyer (Italy) Fr/Eng/It
Rome / Italy

Attorney at law, Supreme Court; President of the juridical Commission of the Italian Federation of Swimming; member of the editorial staff of the "Rivista di diritto sportivo"; counsel to Comitato Olimpico Nazionale Italiano (CONI) and some Italian sport federations; counsel to sport manager and athletes; President of the European Confederation of Modern Pentathlon; Europe Vice-president of the Union Internationale de Pentathlon Moderne (UIPM); member of law rules commission of CONI.

Mr José Juan Pintó Sala (1951)

Lawyer (Spain) Fr/Eng/Sp/It
Barcelona / Spain

Lawyer. President of Bufete Pintó Ruiz, S.L. based in Barcelona. President of Pintó Ruiz & Del Valle, S.L. based in Madrid. Former President of Pannone Law Group G.E.I.E. based in Brussels. Member of the “Associazione Internazionale Giuristi di Lingua Italiana”. Member of the “International Sports Lawyers Association” (ISLA). Honorary President of the “Rex Sport Asociación de Asesores del Deporte”. Awarded with the Medal for Sports Merit by the Sport Council of Spain (Consejo Superior de Deportes del Estado Español). Independent member of the UEFA Governance and Compliance Committee. Independent member of the UEFA Compensation Committee (2017).

Mr Didier Poulmaire (1968)

Lawyer (France) Fr/Eng
Paris / France

Lawyer specialised in sports law and entertainment; General Secretary of "Avocats en droit du sport"

Mr Jacques Radoux (1969)

Attorney-at-law (Luxembourg) Fr/Eng
Luxembourg / Luxembourg

Référendaire à la Cour de justice de l'Union Européenne / Legal Secretary to the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg (1999- ). Former lawyer at Wagner and Rukavina (Luxembourg). Revision of the regulations of the Luxembourg Tennis Association. 1998-2003, Member of the judicial commission and the elite sport commission of the NOC Luxembourg. 2008-2013, Captain of the Luxembourg Davis Cup Team.

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Judge Chedli Rahmani (1968)

(Tunisia) Fr/Eng/Ar
Tunis / Tunisia

Vice Chairman of the Tribunal of first instance of Ariana (Tunisia); President of the tax chamber; Formerly member of Civil and Commercial Chamber in several governorates of Tunisia; Member of the Criminal Chamber; Social Security Judge; Family Court Judge; Arbitrator with Tunisian Court of Arbitration for 5 years; Former President of the Disciplinary Committee of the Tunisian Chess Federation; Member of the Legal Committee and Competitions Committee of the Chess Arab Union; President of the Tunisian Chess Federation; Former international chess player with Tunisian team.

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S.E.le Juge Raymond Ranjeva (1942)

Juge (Madagascar) Fr
La Haye / Netherlands

Docteur en droit, Université de Paris II; Ancien Vice-Président et Juge à la Cour Internationale de Justice, La Haye. Membre du Curatorium de lAcadémie de Droit international de la Haye. Président ex-officio du Conseil de discipline en matière de sports collectifs et individuels à Madagascar. Membre de la Commission des experts de lOrganisation internationale du Travail pour lapplication des conventions et recommandations. Président de la Commission internationale denquête du Bureau international du Travail sur la liberté dassociation et les conventions collectives au Zimbabwe.

Dr Mohamed Abdel Raouf (1971)

Lawyer (Egypt) Fr/Eng/Ar
Cairo / Egypt

Attorney at law, Partner, Abdel Raouf Law Firm, Cairo-Egypt. Former Director of the Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (CRCICA [2012-2016]) and Associate Professor at Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. International commercial arbitration and ADR as well as in commercial contracts, investment agreements, construction, real estate and sports-related disputes.

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Prof. Michèle-Laure Rassat (1940)

Professeur (France) Fr
Paris / France

Docteur en droit. Professeur Emérite à lUniversité de Paris (droit pénal, procédure pénale, organisation judiciaire). Juge de proximité au Tribunal de police de Paris.

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Me Jean-Philippe Rochat (1957)

Avocat (Switzerland) Fr/Eng/It
Lausanne / Switzerland

Attorney-at-law; Partner Kellerhals Carrard. Former Secretary General of the  Court of Arbitration for Sport (1994-1999). Founding member of the Swiss Sports Law Association. Former Vice President of the Swiss Ski Federation (2004-2016). Member of the ASA Swiss Arbitration Association. Member of the CAS ad hoc Division at the Summer Olympic Games, Sydney 2000.

Mr Philippe Sands (1960)

Professor of Law (United Kingdom / France) Fr/Eng
London / United Kingdom

Professor of Law, University College London. Barrister (QC), Matrix Chambers, London. Diretor, Centre for International Courts and Tribunals, UCL.

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Prof. Dr. Martin Schimke (1959)

Attorney-at-law (Germany) Fr/Eng/Deu
Düsseldorf / Germany

Dr. jur.; LL.M.; Attorney at law; Of Counsel of the law firm Bird & Bird; 1998 - 2014 President of the Sports-law-Commission and member of the Governing Board of the UIA (Union Internationale des Avocats); 1998 - 2000 member of the Arbitration Panel of the professional German Ice-Hockey League (DEL); since 1997 member of the Advisory Board of the German Sports-Law Association; 1989 - 2000 member of the Legal Committee of the German Basketball Federation and member of the Anti-doping Committee of the German Basketball Federation; 1978 - 1980 member of the German Basketball National Team; since 2015 member of the Ethics Group of the FISA (Fédération Internationale des Sociétés d’Aviron); Honorary Professor at the Hochschule Fresenius; Member of the CAS ad hoc Division at the Summer Olympic Games, London 2012 and at the Olympic Winter Games in Pyoengchang 2018. .

Mr Alexis Schoeb (1978)

Attorney-at-law (Switzerland) Fr/Eng
Geneva / Switzerland

Attorney-at-law. Founding Partner Schoeb Attorney-at-law. Member of the Arbitral Tribunal of the International Cycling Union (UCI). Member of the Disciplinary Committee of the International Cycling Union (UCI). Vice-President of the Appeal Tribunal of Swiss Volley. Member of the Disciplinary Commission of the International Boxing Association (AIBA).

Dr Ismail Selim (1975)

Doctor of law (Egypt) Eng/Fr/Ar
Cairo / Egypt

Ph.D in international Dijon School of Law, France. Serves as Prosecutor and Judge in the Egyptian Judiciary since 1998 till 2009. Registered on the Egyptian Bar in 2010. Director of the Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (CRCICA). Lecturer at Sorbonne University Paris I. Partner in international law firms in Cairo (2013-2016).

Me Augustin E. Senghor (1965)

Avocat (Senegal) Fr/Eng/Sp
Dakar / Senegal

Avocat. Gérant Sce davocats Augustin Senghor et Associés. Président de la Fédération Sénégalaise de Football. Membre de la Commission Recours de la FIFA depuis 2009. Vice-Président Jury disciplinaire de la CAF (2009). Maire de lIle de Gorée et Adjoint au maire de Dakar (depuis 2002). Membre de la Commission exécutive du CNOSS (2009).

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Mr Peter Dirk Siemsen (1929)

Lawyer (Brazil) Eng/Deu/Sp/Por
Rio de Janeiro / Brazil

Lawyer and industrial property agent; senior partner of Dannemann, Siemsen, Bigler & Ipanema Moreira; Member of Honour of AIPPI (Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Industrielle); former legal advisor in trademark matters to the Brazilian Football Federation; former Vice-President of the International Sailing Federation (ISAF), Member of the ISAF Review Board; International Judge of the ISAF; member of the Americas Cup XXX Arbitration Panel; member of the Jury of the Olympic Games in 1984 (Yachting); chairman of the Jury of the Eliminations to the Americas Cup in 1986 and member of the Americas Cup Jury in 1988, panelist of the Arbitration and Mediation Center of World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

Mr Bruno Simma (1941)

Professor (Germany) Fr/Eng/Deu
Munich / Germany

Doctor of law, University of Innsbruck; Professor of International and European Community Law; member of the UN International Commission; former Judge at the International Court of Justice in the Hague.

Prof. Gérald Simon (1950)

Professeur (France) Fr
Dijon / France

Professeur de droit public à la Faculté de droit de Dijon. Directeur du laboratoire de droit du sport de l’Université de Bourgogne. Avocat au Conseil d’Etat et à la Cour de Cassation (1989 – 1992).

Ms Janie Soublière (1976)

attorney-at-law (Canada) Eng/Fr
Beaconsfield, Québec / Canada

Sports lawyer. Legal counsel and consultant in anti-doping in sport. President, Doping Hearing Panel, International Powerlifting Federation (IPF). Member IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal. Panel Member, Sports Dispute Resolution Center of Canada (SDRCC). Member IBU Court of Arbitration and IBU Anti-Doping Panel. Former manager, Legal and Results Management, World Anti-Doping Agency (2004-2007). Member of the CAS Anti-Doping Division 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Games. Member of the IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal.

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Ms Zali Steggall (1974)

Barrister (Australia) Eng/Fr
Sydney / Australia

Barrister at Family Law chambers in Australia; Director Olympic Winter Institute of Australia (OWIA) (1998-2002 2014- ); Director Sports Australia Hall of Fame (2015- ); Member ASADA Anti-Doping Rule Violation Panel (2014- ); Vice Chair Football NSW Appeals Tribunal (2012- ); Member National Federation Appeal's Tribunal of the NOC of Australia (2009- ); Professional alpine skier (1989-2002); Winter Olympic Games 1992, 1994, 1998, 2002; Bronze medal Nagano 1998 Women's slalom; Gold medal 1999 World Alpine Championships Women's Slalom

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Prof. Brigitte Stern (1942)

Professor of law (France) Fr/Eng
Paris / France

Professor at the University Paris 1, Panthéon-Sorbonne. Member of the United Nations Administrative Tribunal. Former Director for Law, Political Science and Economy at the Ministry of Education (France). 

Mr Ercus Stewart (1949)

Barrister (Ireland) Fr/Eng
Dublin / Ireland

Senior Counsel (Barrister) practising since 1970. Chartered arbitrator, C.I.Arb., London; Lecturer in law/ Arbitration at University College Dublin, Kings Inn (law school), Dublin 7, and Dublin Institute of Technology. Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Chairman JUST SPORT IRELAND, Sports Arbitration. Diploma in International Arbitration (UCD and DIT). Former Chairman, Broadcasting Complaints Commission. Committee, Irish Sports Council.

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Me Ruggero Stincardini (1956)

Professeur Avocat (Italy) Fr/Sp/It
Perugia / Italy

Professeur de Droit civil et de Droit du sport à la Faculté de droit à lUniversité E-campus de Novedrate-Milan (Italie). Professeur de Droit du sport à la Faculté de médecine - Sciences du Sport et de la Motricité à lUniversité de Pérouse (Italie). Avocat. Conseiller juridique de la Ligue Nationale Professionnelle Italienne - FIGC- Fédération Italienne de Football. Membre de la "Rex Sport Asociación de Asesores del Deporte".

Dr. Jan Stovicek (1972)

Attorney-at-law (Czech Republic) Fr/Eng
Praha / Czech Republic

Doctor in laws and Ph.D in private law, Charles University, Prague, Of Counsel in KSD Legal advotakni kancelar, s.r.o., Prague, Czech Republic and KSD Legal advokatska kancelario, s.r.o., Bratislava. Vice President of FIM Europe, First Vice President of Auto Club of Czech Republic (ACCR), Member of the Czech Olmypic Committee Executive Board, Member of the International Court of Appeal of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), President of the FIA Anti-Doping Disciplinary Commitee, Member of the International Judicial Panel of the FIM, Chairman of the Legislative Council of the Czech Olympic Committee, Chairman of the Arbtiration Board of the Football Association of the Czech Republic, President of the Ethics Committee of ACCR, Former President of the Disciplinary Committee of ACCR - Federation of Automobile Sport (FAS), Motorcycling Road Racing rider in European Supermono Cup (1998-2000), Automobile GT driver in FIA GT3 European Championships (2011), Driver in FIA GT Series - overall winner in Gentleman category (2013)

Mr Romano F. Subiotto (1961)

Attorney-at-law (United Kingdom) Fr/Eng/Deu/Sp/It
Bruxelles / Belgium

QC. Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP. Solicitor-Advocate (England and Wales). Counsel to the International Olympic Committee since 2002 on all EC competition matters.

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Mr Jingzhou Tao (1958)

Attorney-at-law (France) Fr/Eng/Chi
Beijing / China

Partner, Jones Day Beijing Office, China. Chair of the Commission on ICC China. Adjunct Professor of Peking University Law School. Managing Partner, Coudert Brothers, China (1996-2005).

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Mr Stefan Geir Thorisson (1962)

Attorney-at-law (Iceland) Eng/Fr
Reykjavik / Iceland

Attorney-at-law; Part-time lecturer Law Faculty of the University of Reykjavik in EU Law and Member of the Board of the European law Institution of the University of Reykjavik (2004- );Vice Chairman Icelandic sports club Vikingur Reykjavik (1996-2008); Vice Chairman Stoke City Football Club (2000-2008); Board Member Icelandic FA (2007-2009); Arbitrator Icelandic FA Committee dealing with disputes on the status and transfer of players (2007- );

Me Ahmadou Traore (1962)

Avocat (Mali) Fr
Bamako / Mali

Maîtrise en Droit Privé, ENA du Mali. Chef du Service Juridique de la SOTELMA. Professeur de Droit au Centre de Formation Professionnelle des Télécommunications du Mali.

Mr Nicolas Ulmer (1952)

Attorney-at-law (Switzerland / USA) Fr/Eng/Sp
Geneva / Switzerland

Partner at Budin & Associés, Geneva, former Head of Arbitration Practice at Winston & Strawn, extensive experience as arbitrator, WIPO domain name panellist and mediator, former trial observer for Amnesty International

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Me Guido Valori (1958)

Avocat (Italy) Fr/It
Rome / Italy

Attorney at law; Legal counsel of Italian Rugby Federation; Legal counsel of Italian Athletics Federation; Legal counsel of Italian Dancesport Federation; Legal counsel of Italian Boxe Federation; lecturer at Master Course in Motorcycling Management, Foro Italico Foundation, Rome; lecturer at Master Course in Sport Law, Università Statale Milan; lecturer at Master Course in Sport Management Marketing and Society, Università Bicocca, Milan; managing committee’s member of CONI Rivista di Diritto Sportivo

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Dr. Herman Verbist (1959)

Attorney-at-law (Belgium) Eng/Fr/Deu
Ghent / Belgium

Attorney-at-law in Ghent and Brussels; Board Member of Belgian Centre for Arbitration and Mediation (CEPANI); Chairman of the arbitrators of the Belgian Court of Arbitration for Sports, Brussels (BAS-CBAS)(2016-); Counsel at the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) in Paris (1988-1996); Visiting Professor at University of Ghent (International Commercial Arbitration) (1996-2013); Consultant to the International Trade Centre UNCTAD/WTO, Geneva (1988- ); Accredited mediator, Belgian Federal Mediation Commission (2008- ); Member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR (1996- ); Doctorate in Law at the University of Ghent

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Mr Boris Vittoz (1975)

Attorney-at-law (Switzerland) Fr/Eng
Lausanne / Switzerland

Attorney-at-law. Founding partner of the law firm CPV Partners (Lausanne/Geneva); Member of the Arbitration Court of the Swiss Chambers' Arbitration Institution (SCAI); Co-chair of the Vaud group of the Swiss Arbitration Association (ASA)

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Dr Andrzej Wach (1954)

Professor (Poland) Fr
Warsaw / Poland

Professor. Legal Adviser. Director of Polish FA Legal Department. Professor of University of Warsaw, Institut of Civil Law. General Secretary (1994-2003) and arbitrator (2003- ) of Polish Court of Arbitration. Arbitrator of Court of Arbitration PFA (1993 - ). Member of UEFA, Administrative Experts Panel. Member of Juridical Committee of EOC. Member of Juridical Group for Doping Control (Council of Europe).

Me Bernhard Welten (1966)

Avocat (Switzerland) Fr/Eng/Deu/It
Berne / Switzerland

Attorney at law at Kanzlei Welten, Bern, Switzerland. President of the licencing commission of the Swiss Football League. Member Disciplinary Commission of the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG). Past functions: member of the Anti-doping commission of Swiss Olympic, former president of the doping sanctioning commission of Swiss Cycling (until 2001).

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Mr Wei (David) Wu (1968)

Attorney-at-law (China / Brazil) Eng/Chi
Shanghai / China

Partner at Llinks Law firm (2017- ); Formerly founding and senior partner of Boss & Young Attorneys-at-Law. Head of Shanghai Bar Association Education & Sport Committee. Member of China Law Society Sports Law Chapter. Member of Rex Sport Asociación de Asesores del Deporte. Former President and Global Executive Committee Member of PLG International Lawyers. Pluralistic Master Mentor of Shanghai Jiao Tong University Ko Guan Law School. Arbitrator at the CAS ad-hoc Division for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games.

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Dr Norbert Wühler (1948)

Lawyer (Germany) Eng/Fr/Deu
Coppet / Switzerland

Chairman Appeal Board of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) (2014- ); Member, Kosovo Property Claims Commission (KPCC) (2007-2015); Director, Reparations Department, International Organization for Migration (IOM) (2000-2010); Head, Legal Service, United Nations Compensation Commission (UNCC) (1992-2000)

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Ms Rabab Yasseen (1962)

Attorney-at-law (Iraq / Switzerland) Eng/Fr/Ar
Geneva / Switzerland

Attorney-at-law (Geneva bar); Solicitor (England and Wales); Partner, Mentha Avocats, Geneva (2005 -); Deputy Judge, Geneva Civil Courts (2007-); ICC Arbitration Commission; Arbitration Committee of the International Law Association; member of LCIA User's Council; member of the Advisory Committee of the Cairo Regional Arbitration Centre;

Dr Karim Youssef (1978)

Attorney-at-law (Egypt) Fr/Eng/Ar
Cairo / Egypt

JSD; Managing Partner of Youssef & Partners Attorneys, Giza. Former Partner and Head of Middle-East Arbitration and International Law Practices, Amereller Legal Consultants, Cairo & Dubai; See CV for full details.

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Mr Alain Zahlan de Cayetti (1967)

Attorney-at-law (France) Eng/Fr/Sp/Ar
Dubai / United Arab Emirates

Managing Partner of CVML Dubai; Registered practitioner with the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC); Arbitrator and mediator.

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