A. LEGISLATION AND RULES A.1 Legislation International arbitration in South Korea is governed by the Arbitration Act, which governs both domestic arbitration and international…
Robert Wachter FCIArb is co-head of the International Arbitration Team at Lee & Ko. Over the last 10 years, he has acted as counsel or arbitrator in more than 100 international arbitration cases brought under all of the major arbitration rules, including the ICC, KCAB, VIAC, Swiss Chambers, SIAC, LCIA, SCC, JCAA and UNCITRAL rules. Mr. Wachter has been recognized as a leading practitioner by Chambers and Partners, Legal 500, Asialaw, Benchmark Litigation, Asia Business Law Journal, Who’s Who Legal (Arbitration), and Who’s Who-Thought Leaders. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. He is on the panel or list of arbitrators at KCAB, SIAC, VIAC and HKIAC. He is the current Asia-Pacific Vice-Chair of the Lex Mundi LADR practice group and one of the co-founders of KCAB Next.