Professor of International Commercial Law, Private International Law and International Arbitration at the Faculty of Law of Bucharest University, Romania Arbitrator in international and domestic commercial disputes Attorney-at-law, member of Bucharest Bar
Bd. Ion Ionescu de la Brad, No. 5, Etaj 1, Ap. 9, Sector 1, 013811, Bucharest, Romania
+40722251205, 40722251205

Areas of Expertise: International Commercial Law (companies and partnerships, contracts, negotiable instruments and bank operations, international arbitration and any kind of commercial litigation), Private International Law and Civil Law

Arbitration Experience: Has participated in more than 100 arbitrations, both domestic (Romanian) and international (ICC, Arbitral Centre of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber, Vienna, Austria etc.), including ad-hoc arbitrations, acting as co-arbitrator, president of the arbitral tribunal and sole arbitrator. Member of the Panel of Conciliators and Arbitrators of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), Washington D.C., U.S.A. Former member of the ICC International Court of Arbitration. Member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR and Country Rapporteur for Romania. Member of the Working Group for Arbitration and Conciliation of UNCITRAL. Member of the International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA). Member of the ICC Central and Eastern European Arbitration Group (CEEAG).
Subject-matter of arbitrated disputes: corporate law, joint ventures and cooperation, construction law including FIDIC contracts, distribution and franchising, agency (representation), sale-purchases, energy and natural resources, environment, banking, investment and public procurement, maritime, real estate, transport, insurance

Languages: Romanian, English, French

Education: LLB – Bucharest University, Faculty of Law with “Diploma of Merit” (1975); Doctor in Law (1982)

Professional Career: Dragos – Alexandru Sitaru has been judge at judicial courts in Bucharest (1975-1978) and professor at the Faculty of Law of Bucharest University (since 1978). He is author of two academic treatises and more than 40 monographs and articles in the field of International Commercial Law, Private International Law and Civil Law, edited in Romanian and English.