J. Romesh Weeramantry is a Foreign Legal Consultant at the Hong Kong office of Clifford Chance. Prior to this he was at King & Wood Mallesons and also an Associate Professor at the City University of Hong Kong. His professional experience includes work in international arbitration, dispute resolution and public international law at the Iran-United States Claims Tribunal, the United Nations Compensation Commission and at a leading Swiss law firm. He has also been an assistant to a leading international arbitrator. His first book International Commercial Arbitration: An Asia-Pacific Perspective (co-authored with Simon Greenberg and Chris Kee) was published by Cambridge University Press in 2010. A modified version of his PhD was published under the title of Treaty Interpretation in Investment Arbitration by Oxford University Press in 2012.