Ann Ryan Robertson, International Partner in Locke Lord’s Houston office, has been named to Global Arbitration Review’s “Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration 2020.” Robertson, who has been selected to this list for the past six years, is highlighted among the world’s leading commercial arbitrators after meeting independent research criteria and being surveyed among clients and peers. Global Arbitration Review is the leading journal on international arbitration.
Robertson serves as both arbitrator and counsel in international and domestic arbitrations in a variety of complex business disputes across a number of industries, including oil and gas, banking and finance, insurance and manufacturing.
Robertson is Vice President and Trustee of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, a member of the Council of the American Arbitration Association, a member of the U.S. delegation to the NAFTA Advisory Committee on Private Commercial Disputes and a past member of the International Chamber of Commerce Commission on Arbitration. She is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Houston Law Center and for the past 18 years has coached its Willem C. Vis International Arbitration Moot team.
Since 2014, Robertson has been named to Best Lawyers in America and in 2014 and 2017 named Lawyer of the Year, International Arbitration - Governmental (Houston). She has also been named to Legal Media Group's Guide to the World’s Leading Experts in Commercial Arbitration since 2017 and was the 2016 recipient of the Private Sector Achievement Award from the University of Houston Law Center.