Arbitration Council

Ara Khzmalyan

Overview of professional experience

🔷 Ara Khzmalyan is a Senior Legal Expert with broad legal background, comprising 17+ years of experience in various branches of Corporate, Commercial, Civil, IP and Administrative Law, International Law and European Union Law. He currently serves as a Partner – Legal Practice at ADWISE Business & Legal Consulting.

🔷 Ara teaches several courses on international law to bachelors and masters students at Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University and American University of Armenia (AUA), where he had before served as assistant professor since 2006. He received a legal degree from Russian-Armenian (Slavonic) University in 2006, and was awarded a Ph.D. degree in Public International Law by Yerevan State University in 2009. Dr. Khzmalyan has published several articles on international law topics in Armenian and Russian scientific journals.

🔷  For the last years he occupied managerial positions in the legal field at Yerevan Brandy Company CJSC and Pernod Ricard Armenia CJSC. His experience also includes working in legal consulting with Ameria CJSC. Currently Dr. Khzmalyan is Partner, Legal Advisory, at ADWISE Business and Legal Consulting LLC.