Arif Hyder Ali is the Co-chair of Dechert’s International Arbitration practice, comprising 50 partners and associates across Dechert's 27 offices. He splits his time between the firm’s Washington, D.C. and London offices. He is also an Adjunct Professor of Law at Georgetown University. He was formerly an Honorary Lecturer and Global Faculty Member of the University of Dundee’s Centre for Energy, Mining and Petroleum Law and Policy. In 2001, he was decorated with the Order of Bahrain (II) for his role in resolving Bahrain’s maritime and territorial boundary dispute with Qatar before the International Court of Justice.