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Albert Bates Jr.

Practice areas:

Arbitration, Mediation, Construction & Development, Commercial, Lawsuits & Disputes

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1987

  1. Lawsuits & Disputes: 20%
  2. Commercial: 20%
  3. Construction & Development: 20%
  4. Mediation: 20%
  5. Arbitration: 20%

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Contact Info

Duane Morris LLP

600 Grant Street, Suite 5010

Pittsburgh, PA, 15219-2801

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive198708/03/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaN/A2007
Pennsylvania Super LawyerN/AN/A

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Arbitration AssociationMemberN/A
CPR Institute for Dispute ResolutionMemberN/A
London Court of International ArbitrationMemberN/A
International Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Allegheny County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Allegheny County Bar Association, Construction Law CommitteeTreasurerN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Comparative Law Year Book of International Business (Yorkshire Law Publishing)Non-Signatories and International Arbitration: Understanding the Paradox2007
IBA Arbitration NewsletterStill the Arbitrator's Call: U.S. Supreme Court Rules that Arbitrators, Not Courts, Should Decide the Validity of an Allegedly Void or 'Illegal' Contract2006
Yorkshire Law PublishingOverview of Arbitrator Disclosure Obligations Under the 2004 IBA Guidelines on Conflict of Interests2006
PBA Civil Litigation UpdateU.S. Supreme Court Rules that Arbitrators, Not Courts, Should Decide the Validity of an Allegedly Void or 'Illegal' Contract2006
Yorkhill Law PublishingArbitration in a Global Economy: Managing Information Exchange to Expedite International Commercial Arbitration Hearings2005
Pennsylvania Bar Association Civil Litigation Section NewsletterNon-Party Discovery in Commercial Arbitration: Legal Hurdles and Practical Suggestions2005
American Bar Association Toxic Tort and Environmental Litigation NewsletterNatural Resource Damage and Third-Party Personal Injury and Property Damage Claims: Litigation Issues Which Linger After a Successful Brownfields Project1998
West Virginia Law ReviewAsset Purchases, Successor Liability, and Insurance Coverage: Does the Tail Always Follow the Dog?1998
Toxics Law ReporterRCRA's Imminent Hazard Citizen Suit Provision After the Ninth Circuit's Ruling in 'Meghrig'1995
UnknownAn Overview of the Integration of RCRA's Imminent Hazard Citizen Suit Provision with CERCLA's Cost Recovery Provisions After KFC Western v. Meghrig1995

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Vanderbilt University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
Vanderbilt University, Owen Graduate School of ManagementFinanceMBA1987
Washington and Jefferson CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1983

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
American Arbitration Association Construction Mediation ConferenceLarge, Complex Construction Disputes: The Dynamics of Multi-Member Mediation Teams2007
International Centre for Dispute ResolutionDevelopments in International Arbitration in Europe2006
Allegheny County Bar AssociationBest Practices in Construction Arbitration2006
International Centre for Dispute ResolutionEnforcement of International Arbitration Awards2006
Fourth Biennial Conference on International ArbitrationArbitration Duties of Disclosure: US, UK, and Continental European Practices2006
Showcase Program, ABA Section of International LawA Dialogue with the Leading Arbitral Institutions2006
ABA Section of Litigation Joint Meeting, Alternative Dispute Resolution and Construction Litigation CommitteesEffective Presentation of Delay Claims to Construction Arbitrators2005
Pennsylvania Bar InstituteUpdate on Construction Arbitration Developments2005
Neutrals Conference, American Arbitration AssociationAdvanced Issues in Construction Arbitration2005
International Centre for Dispute Resolution, 2005 Forum on International ArbitrationTopical Issues in International Arbitration2005
2005 International Centre for Dispute Resolution Forum on International ArbitrationTopical Issues in International Arbitration2005
American Corporate Counsel AssociationDispute Resolution in the International Arena2005
American Arbitration AssociationBest Practices in Complex Construction Arbitration2004
American Arbitration AssociationArbitrator Ethics and Disclosure Requirements2004
2nd Annual National Forum on the Construction IndustryBuilding ADR for the Better2004
American Arbitration AssociationDesigning Your Remedy: Maximizing the Effectiveness of an Arbitration Clause2004
Pennsylvania Bar InstituteAdvanced Concepts in Construction Delay & Disruption Disputes2004
Biennial Conference on International Commercial Arbitration and ADRManaging Information Exchange to Expedite International Commercial Arbitration Hearings2004
American Arbitration AssociationExpert Advice for the Expert Witness in Construction ADR2003
American Arbitration AssociationArbitration Advocacy for Attorneys: A Guide to Case Preparation & Presentation in Arbitration2003