Professor Thomas E. Carbonneau

Senior Counsel

Professor Thomas E. Carbonneau

AB (Bowdoin); BA, MA (Oxford); MA, JD (University of Virginia); LLM, JSD (Columbia University)

International Bar Association


Contracts; International litigation and arbitration; U.S. arbitration law; Private international law; Maritime law

Academic Experience:

  • Distinguished Professor of Law (Penn State Law)
  • Fulbright Scholar (McGill Law Faculty)
  • Professor of Law (Tulane University School of Law)
  • Visiting Professor (University of Paris Panthéon/Assas)
  • Visiting Professor of Law (Fordham University)
  • Visiting Professor of Law (University of California, Davis)

Selected Publications:

  • Thomas E. Carbonneau and Henry Allen Blair, Cases and Materials on Arbitration Law and Practice (8th edn, 2019)
  • Thomas E. Carbonneau, The Law and Practice of United States Arbitration (6th edn, 2017)
  • Thomas E. Carbonneau, Arbitration Law in a Nutshell (4th edn, 2017)
  • Thomas E. Carbonneau, Toward a New Federal Law on Arbitration (2014)
  • Thomas E. Carbonneau and William E. Butler, International Litigation and Arbitration, Cases and Materials (2nd edn, 2014)