Albert Badia is the Managing Partner of AACNI. Solicitor (England & Wales). Abogado (Spain). PhD in International Arbitration (Graduate School of Natural Resources, Law, Policy and Management of the University of Dundee). LLM in Shipping Law (Southampton). LLM in International Trade (Barcelona). Diplomat in ompany Law (Barcelona). Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (London). Albert received a scholarship from The British Council and "La Caixa". In the past, Albert was in-house Counsel of a shipping container line and of a Swiss trading house. He has lived and worked in England, Scotland, Switzerland and Spain. He is committed and dedicated to litigious activity and arbitration. He is member of the Board of the "Asociación Española de Derecho Marítimo" in Madrid, and of the Board of the International Commodities & Shipping Arbitration Service in London. He is also chief editor of the journal Arbitration Watch. He has published four books and a large number of articles. He is mentioned with praise by Chambers & Partners and by Legal 500.