Mr. Neil Kaplan

Mr. Neil Kaplan


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ICSID Panel Designation

Designation/Role Designated By Designation Date
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Professional Experience

Name Of Company / Organization City Job Title Date
Name Of Company / Organization CityHong Kong Job TitleInternational Arbitrator Date1995 - Present
Name Of Company / OrganizationHong Kong International Arbitration Centre CityHong Kong Job TitleChairman Date1991 - 2004
Name Of Company / OrganizationChartered Institute of Arbitrators CityHong Kong Job TitlePresident Date1999 - 2000
Name Of Company / OrganizationHigh Court CityHong Kong Job TitleJudge in charge of Construction and Arbitration List, Member of Judicial Studies Board Date1990 - 1994
Name Of Company / Organization City Job TitleChairman of Committee to examine court annexed mediation and related topics Date
Name Of Company / OrganizationAttorney general's Chambers CityHong Kong Job TitleDeputy Principal Crown Counsel, Attorney General’s Chambers, Hong Kong, with special responsibility for civil litigation Date1980 - 1982

Education and Professional Qualifications

Institution City Degree/Qualification Date
InstitutionKing's College CityLondon Degree/QualificationBachelor of Laws Date1961 - 1964

Experience in ICSID Proceedings

Case Name Type Role (Appt'd by)
Case NameCambodia Power Company v. Kingdom of Cambodia TypeArbitration Role (Appt'd by)President (parties)
Case NamePerenco Ecuador Limited v. Republic of Ecuador TypeArbitration Role (Appt'd by)Co-arbitrator (Cl.)
Case NameADC Affiliate Limited and ADC & ADMC Management Limited v. Republic of Hungary TypeArbitration Role (Appt'd by)President (parties)

Professional Membership

  • Awarded a CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) for services to international arbitration
  • Awarded the Silver Bauhinia Star by the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong SAR
  • Queen’s Counsel for Hong Kong


  • Co-authored the Hong Kong Report in ICCA’s International Handbook on Commercial Arbitration, Kluwer
  • Co-authored ICCA’s Guide to the Interpretation of the 1958 New York Convention: A Handbook for Judges, Permanent Court of Arbitration
  • General Editor of Arbitration in Hong Kong: A Practical Guide, Thomson – Sweet & Maxwell
  • Alvarez, Kaplan and Rivkin’s Model Law Decisions – Cases Applying the UNCITRAL Model Law, Kluwer
  • Kaplan, Spruce & Moser’s Arbitration in Hong Kong and China, Butterworths
  • ICCA report on Hong Kong’s New Arbitration Law
  • Kaplan, Spruce & Cheng’s Hong Kong Arbitration – Cases and Materials, Butterworths
  • Author of numerous articles on arbitration and speaker at various conferences and seminars worldwide. Publications include articles in Journal of International Arbitration, Arbitration, American Review of International Arbitration
  • Co-authored chapter on Hong Kong Arbitration for Year Book of International Commercial Arbitration


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Last Updated: March 7, 2014