David Chekroun

Visiting Professor of Law


Ph.D., 2008, University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne

M.E.B., 2000, ESCP Europe Business School

Areas of Expertise

Comparative Procedure
International Business Transactions


David Chekroun is Professor of International Business Law at ESCP Europe in the campuses of London and Paris and is the co-faculty chair for the Law & Finance program. Doctor of Law of the Sorbonne Law School, obtaining a Master in European Business of ESCP Europe, he lectures various courses in the field of International Business transactions for law and business students in Europe and in the United States.


He has published a number of articles in the field of international Business Transactions and is the editor-in-chief of the Energy law section of the International Business Law Journal. David Chekroun was Global Hauser Research Fellow at NYU School of Law. His current research examines the tension between EU Data Protection laws and U.S. Discovery requests.


He worked in the Litigation and Arbitration department of a leading English Firm. In addition he was Scholar-in-Residence to the International Arbitration Group at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP. He also advised, as a legal consultant, law firms and companies in international arbitration proceedings.


He is a member of the Editorial Committee of the Fondation Jean-Jaurès and the Think Tank « Conventions » from the French Ministery of Foreign and European Affairs & the Institut des hautes études sur la justice. He organises conferences and was involved in workshops on comparative procedure in Paris, London and Brussels and published a number of articles on the French and the European justice systems.

Contact Information


Cardozo School of Law

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New York, NY 10003