Jean Paul Roekaert

Jean Paul Roekaert


Illinois, 2021 District of Columbia, 2023


University of Amsterdam (LL.M., with honors, 2022) University of Notre Dame (J.D., 2020) University of South Florida (B.Sc., with honors, 2016)


English Spanish

Jean Paul’s practice focuses on the arbitration and litigation of commercial and investment disputes. He has experience working under various arbitration rules and institutions (ICSID, UNCITRAL, ICC, SCC, among others) across a range of industries, including construction, mining, and energy. He also has experience in arbitration award recognition and enforcement proceedings in the U.S.


Investment Treaty Arbitration and the Trips Patent Waiver: Indirect Expropriation Analysis of Covid-19 Vaccine Patents, 46 HASTINGS INT’L & COMP. L. REV. 59 (2023).

LIDW 2024: Navigating the Practical Implications of Sanctions in International Arbitration, KLUWER ARBITRATION BLOG (June 7, 2024)


  • Assistant Editor for Investment Arbitration, Kluwer Arbitration Blog
  • Member, Club Español e Iberoamericano del Arbitraje