Charles R. Ragan

Position:  Partner, Redgrave Daley Ragan & Wagner LLP.  San Francisco, CA, USA
Education:  A.B. Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University (1969); J.D. Fordham University School of Law (1974). Admitted to the Bars of California, New York and Minnesota.
ADR Experience: Certified mediator, arbitrator and early neutral evaluator. Panelist with AAA, CPR Institute for Dispute Resolution, ICC, LCIA, Northern District of California, WIPO. Advisory Board Member, Institute for Transnational Arbitration. Counsel in more than two dozen international arbitrations, employing UNCITRAL, AAA, ICC, JCAA and ad hoc rules.
General Experience: Complex commercial law disputes often involving trans-border issues; dispute resolution design advice; mediation, arbitration and litigation.
Government Experience: Clerk, Hon. Ruggiero J. Aldisert, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Representative to Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference (1984-1991).
Lectures: Lecturer on ADR, Development Lawyers Course, International Development Law Institute, Rome, Italy (March 2000). Frequent panelist and lecturer on international arbitration, ADR and e-discovery issues.
Publications: Various articles on international arbitration, ADR and e-discovery. Also, “Liability Prevention and Litigation Issues”, Co-author, Chapter IX-1, Year 2000 Liability Prevention & Litigation Manual (Alex Information, Inc. 1999).
Areas of Expertise: Energy and natural resources (oil, gas, coal and iron ore); technology; the Internet; biotechnology; e-discovery; health care; medical devices, and banking.
Languages: some French
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