Faculty Profile: Eric van Ginkel
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Eric van Ginkel is a highly experienced arbitrator and mediator, with full law degrees from both a civil law country (Leiden University, the Netherlands) and a common law country (Columbia Law School, United States). He also holds a Master’s Degree in Dispute Resolution from the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine Law School, among the top-rated dispute resolution institutes in the United States.
Eric is a Fellow of the College of Commercial Arbitrators (CCA), an international, elite invitation-only fellowship of experienced commercial arbitrators (according to the CCA website). He is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), a leading professional organization of alternative dispute resolution practitioners worldwide. It has over 16,000 members located across 149 countries supporting all forms of private dispute resolution worldwide.
Eric is also an Adjunct Professor of Law at the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution of Pepperdine University School of Law (since 2004), where he has taught courses in ADR Survey, (US Domestic) Arbitration, International Commercial Arbitration, International Business Transactions, International Commercial Dispute Resolution, International Investment Disputes, Introduction to the Legal Process, and the Mediation Clinic (in alphabetical order).