Alexander Bedrosyan is a litigation associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Hughes Hubbard & Reed and is a member of the firm’s International Arbitration and International Trade practice groups. His arbitration practice focuses on investment treaty arbitration, with particular experience assisting in disputes involving former Soviet republics. His trade practice focuses on antidumping and countervailing duties matters.
Alex is also involved in the firm’s pro bono practice, helping to represent children facing deportation proceedings.
2017 Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll, sponsored by the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and the Superior Court of the District of Columbia
National Champion and World Runner-Up, Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition (2016)
Noyes E Leech Prize, awarded to the graduating student with the highest achievement in international law, University of Pennsylvania Law School (2016)
International Law Students' Association (ILSA) Student Deak Award, awarded to student author of best published article on a topic of international law (2016)
“Do ‘Dual Hats’ Cause Arbitrator Bias? An Empirical Assessment of Decisionmaking by Investment Arbitrators Who Also Work as Counsel,” World Arbitration and Mediation Review (10 World Arb. Mediation Rev. 625), 2016
“Adverse Inferences in International Arbitration: Toothless or Terrifying?” University of Pennsylvania Journal of International Law (38 U. Pa. J. Int’l L. 241), 2016
“The Limitations of Tradition: How Modern Choice of Law Doctrine Can Help Courts Resolve Conflicts within the New York Convention and the Federal Arbitration Act,” University of Pennsylvania Law Review (164 U. Pa. L. Rev. 207), 2015
Seminar (conducted in English, French, and Armenian), “International Arbitration from A to Z," Université francaise en Arménie, Yerevan, Armenia, February 16, 2018
Judge in the American regional rounds, various countries’ national rounds, and international rounds of the Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition