Mar 09 2018

ATLANTA—Womble Bond Dickinson business litigation attorney Brent Clinkscale was a featured speaker at “Spotlight of Diversity: Professional Perspectives on Building an Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Practice.”

Clinkscale was joined in the March 7 discussion by Cox Enterprises, Inc. Assistant General Counsel Adwoa Ghartey-Tagoe Seymour, International Court of Arbitration International Chamber of Commerce Special Counsel Miréze Philippe, and Commission on Arbitration and ADR International Chamber of Commerce Chair Carita Wallgren-Lindholm. Miller & Martin PLLC Member Laura Ashby moderated the discussion.

The Spotlight on Diversity session was sponsored by the Atlanta International Arbitration Society (AtlAS), Arbitral Women, the Miller & Martin Women’s Network, and YPG.

Brent Clinkscale is a veteran litigator and advocate in both trials and arbitrations and has tried numerous cases in both federal and state courts. Clinkscale’s concentration is in business litigation, including both domestic and international arbitrations. He is a partner in Womble Bond Dickinson’s Greenville, S.C. office. He serves on the AtlAS Executive Committee of and is a member of the consulting group for the American Law Institute Restatement of the U.S. Law on International Commercial Arbitration. Also as a member of the International Arbitration Committee of the ABA Section of International Law, Clinkscale is serving as co-editor for the Committee’s 2018 newsletter which will be a series of articles on the impact of the Restatement of the US Law on International Commercial Arbitration.