Steven Finizio is a partner at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP in London. He focuses on international dispute resolution. He has been an arbitrator or counsel in cases under most of the leading international arbitration rules, involving the laws of jurisdictions in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the US. He has helped draft arbitration legislation and recently was counsel in the first freedom of expression case in the African Court on Human and People’s Rights. His publications include “A Practical Guide to International Commercial Arbitration: Assessment, Planning and Strategy”(Sweet & Maxwell). He is a member of the California and District of Columbia bars.