Lawrence L. Herman, of Herman & Associates, Toronto, has practiced international trade and investment law and policy both inside government and in the private sector for over 45 years. He was a member of Canada’s mission to the UN and the GATT in the 1970s and in law practice has acted as counsel for Canada in the International Court of Justice and as an advocate before Canadian tribunals, courts and NAFTA panels. He advises governments, State agencies and international organizations. Mr. Herman is a member of the Canadian government’s Trade Advisory Council, the executive of the Canada-US Law Institute, the North American Forum and is a Senior Fellow of the C. D. Howe Institute in Toronto.
Lawrence authored a paper for Panel 5.