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Jack J. Coe Jr., Ph.D.
Professor of Law

Office: School of Law (SOL)

  • Ph.D. (Law), London School of Economics and Political Science, 1999
  • LL.M., University of Exeter, Exeter, England, 1982
  • J.D., Loyola Marymount, 1979
  • B.A., University of California, Los Angeles, 1975, with distinction

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Professor Coe is the Faculty Director of the LLM Concentration in International Commercial Arbitration. He is listed in Who's Who Legal for Arbitration, and is a fellow of the American Bar Foundation, an elected member of the American Law Institute, and an associate reporter for the Restatement on the U.S. Law of International Commercial Arbitration. Coe has chaired the Disputes Division of the ABA International Law Section, and the Academic Council of the Institute for Transnational Arbitration.

Professor Coe consults with governments and multinational corporations in relation to commercial and direct investment disputes under the treaties and has both argued international arbitral claims and acted as arbitrator in ad hoc and institutional arbitrations. He is on the arbitrator panel of the International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR) of the American Arbitation Association. His consultancies and arbitral appointments have involved him in a wide variety of commercial topics including production sharing agreements, mining joint-ventures, patent cross-licensings and domain name management. He is admitted to practice in California and Washington, and holds the Diploma of the Hague Academy of International Law.



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Book Chapters

  • Jack J. Coe, Jr., Chapter Two, in ALI RESTATEMENT ON THE AMERICAN LAW OF INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION (Council and Tentative Drafts Approved 2015) .
  • Jack J. Coe, Jr., Making Remission and Other 'Curative' Mechanisms Part of the Forum Shopping Conversation: A View from the U. S. with Comparative Notes, in FORUM SHOPPING IN THE INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION CONTEXT (Franco Ferrari ed., Seller European Law Publishers 2013) . WorldCat
  • Jack J. Coe, Jr., Chapters 1 & 5 (First Tentative Draft), in RESTATEMENT OF THE LAW (THIRD) INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION (ALI 2010) . WorldCat
  • Jack J. Coe, Jr., Should Mediation of Investment Disputes Be Encourage; and If So, by Whom and How?, in 3 CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION: THE FORDHAM PAPERS (Arthur Rovine ed., Martinus Nijhoff Pub. 2009) .
  • Jack J. Coe, Jr., Settlement of Investor-state Disputes Through Mediation: Preliminary Remarks on Processes, Problems and Prospects, in ENFORCEMENT OF ARBITRAL AWARDS AGAINST SOVEREIGNS (R. Doak Bishop ed., Juris Publishers 2009) . WorldCat
  • Jack J. Coe, Jr., An Examination of the Draft Award Circulation Provision of the US Model BIT of 2004, in THE FUTURE OF INVESTMENT ARBITRATION (Roger Alford & Catherine Rogers eds., Oxford Univ. Press 2009) . WorldCat
  • Jack J. Coe, Jr., The Transparency Features of the Iran-U.S. Claims Tribunal, in THE IRAN-U.S. CLAIMS TRIBUNAL AT 25: THE CASES EVERYONE NEEDS TO KNOW FOR INTERNATIONAL AND INVESTOR-STATE ARBITRATION (Chris Drahozal & Chris Gibson eds., Oxford Univ. Press 2007) .
  • Jack J. Coe, Jr. & Noah Rubins, Regulating Expropriation and the Tecmed Case: Context and Contributions, in INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT LAW AND ARBITRATION: LEADING CASES FROM THE ICSID, NAFTA, BILATERAL TREATIES AND CUSTOMARY INTERNATIONAL LAW (Todd Weiler ed., Cameron May 2005) .
  • Jack J. Coe, Jr., The Mandate of Chapter Eleven Tribunals -Jurisdiction and Related Questions, in NAFTA INVESTMENT LAW AND ARBITRATION: PAST ISSUES, CURRENT PRACTICE, FUTURE PROSPECTS (Todd Weiler ed., Transnational Pub. 2004) .
  • Jack J. Coe, Jr., Metalclad -A Retrospective, in NAFTA ARBITRATION REPORTS (J.C Thomas & J.C. Mowatt eds., Cameron May 2002) .
  • Jack J. Coe, Jr., Pre-Hearing Techniques to Promote Speed and Cost-Effectiveness, in THE ARBITRATION PROCESS: COMPARATIVE LAW YEARBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS (D.Campbell ed., Kluwer Law International 2002) . WorldCat

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