Examples of Experience in International Dispute Settlement

Jan Kleinheisterkamp

Chairman of the Arbitral Tribunal
  • ICC proceedings with seat in Mozambique relating to a agreement concerning a concession for the construction of a port and railway line between a foreign investor and Mozambique (English language, Mozambican law applicable)
  • ICC proceedings with seat in Brazil relating to the construction of wind farms between Brazilian and Spanish parties
    (Portuguese language, Brazilian law applicable)
  • Ad-hoc proceedings with seat in Angola, relating to public concessions for the construction and operation of a port between an Angolan party and the Republic of Angola (Portuguese language, Angolan law applicable)
  • ICC proceedings with seat in Brazil relating to the construction of an electric power station between Brazilian subsidiaries of foreign companies (English language, Brazilian law applicable)
  • Ad-hoc proceedings with seat in Portugal relating to the construction of a bio-fuel production plant between a Portuguese and an Austrian party (English language, Portuguese law applicable, time-limit for making the award: 2 months)
  • ICC proceedings with seat in Paris relating to the sale/refurbishment of aircrafts (including issues of assignment and joinder of a third party) between a European/Spanish and a U.S. company (English language, English law applicable)
Party-appointed Arbitrator / Co-Arbitrator
  • ICC proceedings concerning a pledge agreement in the context of commodities transactions between a Dutch and a Kazakh party (English language, Kazakh law applicable)
  • LCIA proceedings concerning a project development agreement in renewable energies between a Hong-Kong and a UK party (English language, English law applicable)
  • LCIA proceedings concerning the construction of photovoltaic energy plants between a Spanish and a UK party (English language, English law applicable)
  • Ad-hoc proceedings under the UNCITRAL Rules with seat in France concerning the termination of, and rights under, a cooperation and licensing agreement relating to machinery between a Finnish/Swiss and a Brazilian party (English language, Swiss law applicable)
Sole Arbitrator
  • ICC proceedings concerning a consultant agreement relating to military procurement proceedings between an Asian and a European party (English language, Spanish law applicable)
  • LCIA proceedings concerning student loan agreements between Indian and Irish parties (in English language, English law applicable)
  • ICC proceedings concerning partnerships and cattle share-lease agreements between Mexican and U.S. parties (English and Spanish language, Louisiana and Mexican law applicable)
  • ICC proceedings resulting from an international sales contract involving export insurance and insolvency issues between a Spanish bank and a Turkish company (English language, Spanish law applicable)
  • LCIA proceedings for the recovery of costs for enforcement of a prior arbitral award relating to an investment in the gaming industry between U.S. American and Russian parties (English language, English law applicable)
  • ICC proceedings relating to the sale of pipeline components between a Uruguayan and a Kazakh company (English language, CISG chosen by parties)
  • ICC proceedings resulting from a dissolution of a joint venture in the pharmaceutical industry between Italian and Turkish parties (English language, Turkish law applicable)
  • ICC proceedings resulting from a cooperation agreement relating to the production of aerospace technology between European and English parties (English language, English law applicable)
  • ICC proceedings concerning public works between a Peruvian state entity and a German engineering company (Spanish language, German law applicable)
Emergency arbitrator
  • ICC emergency arbitrator proceedings concerning measures for the preservation of the status quo regarding the construction of a fertilizer plant construction between Russian and Italian companies, involving questions of sanctions (English language, English and Russian law applicable)
  • ICC emergency arbitrator proceedings concerning performance bonds in the context in the context of a power plant construction between Spanish/Mexican companies and a Mexican state entity (in Spanish language, Mexican law applicable)
  • ICC emergency arbitrator proceedings concerning performance guarantees at first demand in the context of a large construction contract between Korean/Colombian and Spanish/Colombian parties (Spanish language, Colombian law applicable)
Co-panellist in Expert Determination Proceedings
  • ICANN / ICC gTLD proceedings regarding limited public interest objections against the registration of a generic top-level domain name (gTLD) between U.S. American and English brokering companies (in English language)
  • ICANN / ICC gTLD review proceedings regarding limited public interest objections against the registration of a generic top-level domain name (gTLD) requested by ICANN (in English language)