David A. Gantz

Samuel M. Fegtly Professor of Law; Director Emeritus, International Economic Law and Policy Program

Curriculum Vitae

SSRN Published Papers

Representative Publications

  • Liberalizing International Trade after Doha:  Multilateral, Plurilateral, Regional, and Unilateral Initiatives (2013).
  • GATT/WTO Rules Governing the Use of Safeguard Measures, in International Trade Law and the WTO 269 (Indira Carr, Shawkat Alam, & Md Jahid Hossain Bhuiyan eds., 2013).
  • Resolution of Investor-State Controversies in Developing Countries, 5 Law & Dev. Rev. 83 (2012).
  • WTO Case Reviews, Arizona J. Int'l & Comp. L. (annual reviews, 2000 - 2014) (co-author, with Raj Bhala).
  • Trade Remedies in North America:  Laws, Economic Analyses and Practice (2010) (co-author, with Gregory Bowman, Nick Covelli, & Ihn Ho Uhm).
  • Regional Trade Agreements: Law, Policy & Practice (2009).
  • An Appellate Mechanism for Review of Arbitral Decisions in Investor-State Disputes: Prospects and Challenges, 39 Vand. J. Transnat'l L. 39 (2006).
  • NAFTA and Free Trade in the Americas: A Problem-Oriented Coursebook (2d ed. 2005) (co-author, with Ralph H. Folsom & Michael W. Gordon).
  • Complete List of Publications

Education

  • J.S.MStanford Law School
    1970
    Thesis topic: "Industrial Encouragement Legislation in Central America: The Costa Rica Experience"
  • J.D. Stanford Law School
    1967
    Ford Foundation International Legal Studies Fellowship; President, International Law Society; Editorial Board and co-founder, Stanford Journal of International Studies
  • A.B. Harvard College
    1964
    Graduated cum laude in Government

Admitted to Practice

  • Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of International Trade
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • District of Columbia
  • Ohio

Work Experience

  • Professor of Law and Director, International Trade Law Program
    University of Arizona College of Law
    1993 - present
  • Visiting Professor of Law
    American University, Washington College of Law
    Fall 2009
  • Visiting Professor of Law
    George Washington University Law School
    Fall 2003 - Spring 2004
  • Summer Teaching
    Georgetown University, Florence
    Summer 2000
  • Summer Teaching
    Loyola University, Cuernavaca, Mexico
    Summer 1999
  • Summer Teaching
    University of San Diego School of Law
    Summer 1997
  • Summer Teaching
    Georgetown University Heidelberg Program
    Summer 1996
  • Summer Teaching
    Universidad Rafael Landivar, Guatemala City
    Summer 1995
  • Summer Teaching
    University of Arizona
    Summer 1994
  • Partner
    Various Washington, D.C., law firms
    1977 - 1993
  • Adjunct Professor of Law
    Georgetown University Law Center
    1981 - 1993
  • Lecturer in Law
    University of Pennsylvania
    1986
  • Attorney-Adviser and Assistant Legal Adviser
    Office of the Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State
    1970 - 1977
  • Law Clerk
    Judge Charles M. Merrill, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
    1969 - 1970
  • Visiting Assistant Professor of Law
    University of Costa Rica
    1967 - 1969

Organizations

  • American Society of International Law
    1966 - present
  • American Arbitration Association

Public & Institutional Service

  • NAFTA Chapter 11 Arbitrator (Feldman v. United Mexican States)
    2001 - present
  • Consultant to the National Law Center for Inter-American Free Trade on Customs and Trade Law Issues
    1999 - present
  • Member, University of Kansas School of Law SJD Review Committee
    2006
  • Consultant to Vietnamese Ministry of Justice on Trade Law Issues
    2000 - 2001
  • Arbitrator, NAFTA Chapter 20 (Cross-Border Trucking Services)
    2000 - 2001
  • Arbitrator, AAA International Rules
    1999 - 2000
  • Arbitrator under 1996 U.S. - Canada Softwood Lumber Agreement
    1999
  • Panelist in Three NAFTA Chapter 19 Cases: Bailer Twine (U.S. v. Cananda); Flat Coated Steel Plate (U.S. v. Mexico); and Cement (Mexico v. U.S., chairperson)
    1994 - 1999
  • U.S. Judge, Administrative Tribunal of the Organization of American States
    1987 - 1995

Awards

  • Arthur Andrews Distinguished Teaching/Mentoring Award
    2006
  • Certificate of Appreciation, for various legal services relating to the peace-keeping mission of the Multinational Force and Observer
    1987
  • U.S. Department of State Superior Honor Award
    1974
  • Ford Foundation (International Legal Center) Latin American Legal Studies Fellowship
    1969, 1968, 1967