John Hanna Jr.

Position:  Partner, Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP.  Albany, NY, USA
Education:  LL.B., Harvard Law School, 1959; A.B., Princeton University; Trinity School, New York, 1956
ADR Experience: Extensive experience in international commercial arbitration and international environmental arbitration; Arbitrator, Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, 1998-2000 (Vienna); Associate Member and Advisory Council Member, The Institute for Transnational Arbitration; Member, International Law Section and Environmental Law Section, New York State Bar Association.
General Experience: Founding Member, Whiteman Osterman & Hanna. Chair, Environmental Law Section, New York State Bar Association (1983-1984); Co-chair, Albany Chapter, International Law and Practice Section (1988-1989)
Government Experience: Member, Environmental Protection Transition Team to Governor - Elect George Pataki, 1994-1995; Deputy Commissioner and General Counsel, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, 1973-1975; Counsel to the Office of Employee Relations, Governor's Office, State of New York, 1969-1973; Assistant U.S. Attorney, Southern District of New York, 1961-1963
Miscellaneous: Member, Water Privatization Task Force; Member, World Trade Council; Member, Commission on Environmental Law of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (Bonn)
Publications: Co-Editor, "New York State Bar Association Environmental Handbook", 1987; Co-Editor, "New York Environmental Law", New York State Bar Association; Adjunct Professor, Rensselaer Politechnic Institute, (1988-1998); International Environmental Law, The John Marshall Law School; Member, Advisory Council and Adjunct Professor, Center for International Business and Trade Law, The John Marshall Law School
Areas of Expertise: International Commercial Arbitration, International Commercial Transactions, International Environmental Arbitration, International Environmental Law
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