Chelsea Pollard, International Case Counsel at the AIAC and member of the California State Bar (December 2018), graduated Cum Laude and Order of the Coif from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles. At the AIAC, she manages arbitration, including fast-track arbitration, mediation, and adjudication cases, and liaises with counsels and arbitrators to ensure procedural efficiency and provide assistance. This experience has allowed her the opportunity to assist with decisions on challenges to arbitrators, technical reviews of awards, consolidations, and other various requests.
She also has experience as a tribunal secretary. She is a member of the AIAC Standard Form of Building Contracts Team as well as on the organizing committee for Asia ADR Week and the AIAC Pre-Moot and spearheaded the launch of both the AIAC Technology Expert Committee and ADR Online: An AIAC Webinar Series. She was appointed as the AIAC representative for the AIAC Young Practitioner’s Group’s Commercial Arbitration Committee and elected as Co-Chair of the American Society of International Law’s New Professionals Interest Group. She also sits as the Chair of the Asia Campaign for Arbitrator Intelligence and Social Media Co-Chair of the American Bar Association’s Women in Dispute Resolution Committee. Chelsea is a member of ArbitralWomen, Young ICCA, and SVAMC YP.