Benjamin Ross focuses his practice on international arbitration.  He acts as counsel and secretary to the arbitral tribunal in arbitration proceedings conducted under the rules of arbitration of several institutions (AFA, CEPANI, DIA, HKIAC, ICC, ICSID, LCIA, NAI, SCC, SIAC, Swiss Chambers, VIAC, WIPO), as well as ad hoc proceedings, including under the UNCITRAL arbitration rules.  He also takes part in arbitration-related proceedings before the French courts such as requests for interim measures and enforcement or annulment proceedings.

Prior to joining van Hooft, Benjamin worked in Paris for the arbitration practice of an international law firm and for a prestigious international arbitration boutique.


American University Washington College of Law, Washington, District of Columbia, U.S.A., J.D. 2013
Université Paris Nanterre, Nanterre, France, Master 2 Bilingue Droit Français / Common Law 2013
University of Essex, Colchester, UK, LLB English and French Law 2011
Université Paris Nanterre, Nanterre, France, Master 1 Bilingue Droit Français / Common Law 2011

Bar admissions

Paris (2017)
New York (2014)

Professional activities

Former member of the steering committee of the Paris Very Young Arbitration Practitioners group.

Board member of the Paris Bar sports association.

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Benjamin Ross