Database of arbitrators

Professor Douglas Jones AO


Independent Arbitrator

Gender: Male

Nationality: Australian

Address: Sydney,

Country: Australia

Email Address:

Phone: +61293534120


Languages: English Native, , ,

Experience as sole arbitrator: Yes

Experience as co-arbitrator: Yes

Experience as presiding arbitrator: Yes

Experience as counsel in arbitration proceedings: No

Legal systems: Common Law

Bar Admission: Supreme Court of Queensland, 1973 , Supreme Court of Northern Territory, 1981 , Supreme Court of Western Australia, 1986, Supreme Court of Australian Capital Territory, 1986Supreme Court of New South Wales, 1985; Supreme Court of Victoria, 1984 ,  High Court of New Zealand, 1992

Fields of arbitration specialization: Construction & Infrastructure, Commercial arbitration, Energy & Natural Resources, Telecommunications, Transport


Commercial Arbitration in Australia, Thomson Reuters, 2013
Australia, The GAR Asia-Pacific Arbitration Review 54, 2020
Navigating Penalties and Liquidated Damages Across Common Law and Civil Law Jurisdictions, International Construction Law Review 526, 2019
Innovating Evidence Procedure in International Construction Arbitration, Journal of the Canadian College of Construction Lawyers 167, 2019
Ten Years of Construction Law in the Asia Pacific Region, Construction Law International 20, 2017
Energy Arbitrations in the Construction Sector, Construction Law International 15, 2018
Arbitrators as Law-Makers, Indian Journal of Arbitration Law 18, 2017
Looking Forward in International Arbitration, International Construction Law Review 148, 2016
Contributor to World Arbitration Reporter (2nd Edition), Juris Publishing Inc, 2011
Contributor to International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration, Global Legal Group, 2011
The Legal Landscape of Cooperation: A Close Study of the Jardine Decision, Wolters Kluwer, 2019
Overcoming the Tyranny of Distance: Australia as an Arbitral Seat, Connor Court Publishing 2018)
The Substantive Rights of Parties in Arbitration: Voie Directe and Voie Indirecte, Wolters Kluwer, 2018
Construction Arbitrations Involving Energy Facilities: Power Plants, Offshore Platforms, LNG Terminals, Refineries and Pipelines, GAR, 2018
Prevention, Time-Bars and Multiplex Constructions (UK) Ltd v Honeywell Control Systems Ltd (No 2), Hart Publishing, 2018
Emergency Arbitrators and Interim Relief in International Commercial Arbitration, International Chamber of Commerce, 2015

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