U.S. Ambassador (Ret.) David Huebner Joins JAMS as an International Arbitrator
March 08, 2017
LOS ANGELES – JAMS, the largest private provider of mediation and arbitration services worldwide, today announced the addition of U.S. Ambassador (Ret.) David Huebner to its panel. Ambassador Huebner is available worldwide and will serve as an international arbitrator in several areas, including Business/Commercial, Construction, Energy, Health Care, Intellectual Property, International and Telecommunications.
Ambassador Huebner joins JAMS after more than 25 years of practice in international law and arbitration. He has handled more than 100 arbitrations in two dozen jurisdictions around the world. In 2016, President Barack Obama named him as one of four American designees to the panel of arbitrators of the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes.
In 2009, he was appointed as Ambassador to New Zealand and the Independent State of Samoa, where he served until 2014. He has held senior positions in the Asia Pacific region, including as founding chief representative of an AmLaw 100 law firm in Shanghai, and an advisor to a senior member of the National Diet of Japan in Tokyo.
“Ambassador Huebner’s experience combines public service, diplomacy and international prowess,” said Chris Poole, JAMS president and CEO. “We’re very pleased to have him join our panel.”
“I’m delighted to join JAMS with neutrals whom I know and respect,” said Ambassador Huebner. “I look forward to continuing the important work of resolving disputes from such a distinguished, exciting platform.”
Ambassador Huebner received his A.B. summa cum laude from Princeton University and his J.D. from Yale Law School.
Founded in 1979, JAMS is the largest private provider of mediation and arbitration services worldwide. With Resolution Centers nationwide and abroad, JAMS and its nearly 350 exclusive neutrals are responsible for resolving thousands of the world’s important cases. JAMS may be reached at 800-352-5267.