Benjamin Ross focuses his practice on international arbitration. He has participated in arbitral proceedings conducted under the arbitration rules of the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC), the Belgian Centre for Arbitration and Mediation (CEPANI), the World Intellectual Property Organization (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

Benjamin is a member of the steering committee of the Paris Very Young Arbitration Practitioners group.