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About Yilin Tim Chen

Tim is an associate in the Dispute Resolution Group in New York.

He has represented clients on matters relating to international arbitration, the enforcement of arbitral awards, and cross-border commercial litigation involving foreign sovereigns.  He has also served as tribunal secretary in an ICC arbitration.  He is an active member of the pro bono team, and has advised a non-profit organization on public international law matters.

Tim is fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese, and is conversant in Cantonese.


  • JD, James Kent Scholar, Columbia Law School.
  • MSc, distinction, University of Oxford.
  • BA, magna cum laude, Columbia University.
  • Admitted to practice in the State of New York.