Joe has acted as arbitrator, domain name panelist, tribunal secretary and party representative in numerous international disputes under multiple governing laws and procedural rules, with the total amount in dispute up to US$3.5 billion.
His experience includes disputes arising under sale of goods and supply contracts, corporate sale and purchase agreements, shareholders’ agreements, joint venture agreements, partnership agreements, banking and financial instruments, energy contracts, manufacturing and distributorship agreements, technology agreements, investment contracts and treaties.
Joe has strong institutional experience, having overseen the administration of thousands of arbitrations, mediations and domain name disputes, as well as the development of institutional policies, rules and practices.
Joe has been appointed as sole or co-arbitrator in several international arbitrations concerning sale of goods, professional services and corporate disputes involving laws of Hong Kong, Vietnam, Russia, South Korea, Uzbekistan and the CISG.
During his tenure at HKIAC, Joe was instrumental in the institution’s numerous key developments including the following:
Joe has represented parties in multiple high-value and complex arbitrations under commercial agreements including production sharing contracts, the ISDA Master Agreement, loan agreements, shareholders’ agreements and share purchase agreements, as well as bilateral investment treaties. Joe has acted in cases under multiple governing laws (including Chinese law, English law, Hong Kong law, Indian law, New York law and Singapore law) and numerous sets of rules (including the HKIAC Rules, ICC Rules, ICSID Rules, LCIA Rules, SIAC Rules and UNCITRAL Rules).
Listed on the ADNDRC’s and HKIAC’s Domain Name Dispute Resolution Panels, Joe has experience acting in and overseeing the administration of domain name cases. He was appointed as the sole panelist in a CNDRP proceeding administered by HKIAC and represented the complaint in another CNDRP proceeding administered by WIPO obtaining a favourable decision. He also supervised the HKIAC’s domain name team’s case administration work during multiple periods of time.