Professor William F. Fox

Head, International Arbitration Department

Professor William F. Fox

BGS (Washington University); JD (Catholic University of America); LLM (Harvard Law School)

Admitted in the District of Columbia, New Mexico, and various federal jurisdictions including the Supreme Court


Contract negotiation and drafting; international and domestic arbitration and mediation; U.S. and international arbitration law; private international law; energy law and policy; international sale of goods; international communications law and policy; international standardization (ISO).

Academic Credentials and Experience:

  • BGS, The George Washington University, J.D. The Catholic University of America; LL.M. Harvard Law School.
  • Distinguished Visiting Professor, School of Transnational Law, Peking University
  • Distinguished Scholar in Residence, Penn State Law
  • Ordinary Professor and Dean, The Catholic University of America
  • Visiting Lecturer (Global Faculty), The Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy,
  • University of Dundee, Scotland
  • Visiting Professor, Law Faculty, London School of Economics
  • Senior Associate Member, St. Antony’s College, Oxford University

Selected Publications:

  • International Commercial Agreements and Electronic Commerce (Kluwer Law International, 6th edition, 2018)
  • Understanding Administrative Law (Lexis/Nexis, 6th edition, 2012)
  • Federal Regulation of Energy (McGraw Hill, 1985).