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Ben focuses his practice in international arbitration and public international law. He has represented clients in over 50 commercial and investment disputes under all major arbitral rules, with a particular focus on energy and natural resources.


  • Université de Paris I Panthéon–Sorbonne, D.E.S.S.
  • University of Texas School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Texas at Austin, B.A.

  • New York
  • Texas

  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of Texas

  • Brooklyn Law School, Adjunct Professor of Investment Law and Arbitration
  • American Society of International Law, Co-Chair of 2019 Midyear Meeting Planning Committee
  • Institute for Transnational Arbitration, Co-Chair of the Communications Committee and Member of the Executive Board
  • Association of International Petroleum Negotiators, Director of the New York Subchapter
  • London Court of International Arbitration, Regional Representative for North America
  • International Bar Association, Subcommittee on Investment Treaty Arbitration (2014-2018)
  • ICSID Review, Peer Review Board
  • International Legal Materials, Corresponding Editor
  • Texas International Law Journal, Alumni Board
  • World Arbitration and Meditation Review, Associate Editor (2014-2016)

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Awards & Recognition

  • Who's Who Legal - Arbitration: Future Leaders 2019, Most Highly Regarded (“Ben Love … is a ‘top practitioner’ and a ‘true rising star,’ say respondents, who note he is ‘great to work with and very good with clients.’”)
  • Who's Who Legal - Arbitration: Future Leaders 2018, Most Highly Regarded (“Ben Love is an esteemed practitioner … who is recognised as ‘a rock star in his field. He is poised, knowledgeable, likeable, and eminently qualified.’’”)
  • Who's Who Legal - Arbitration: Future Leaders 2017, Most Highly Regarded (“Ben Love offers ‘multi-jurisdictional experience coupled with excellent and tireless advocacy. Ben receives my highest recommendation; he will be a leader in this field no doubt.’”)