Irene Ten Cate

Visiting Assistant Professor of Law


Irene M. Ten Cate's scholarship has ventured into the United States court system, investment treaty arbitration, and international commercial arbitration.  Across these areas, she examines the interplay between the goals of adjudication and the process of judging.  Before joining Marquette as a Visiting Assistant Professor in 2012, Professor Ten Cate spent two years at Columbia Law School as an Associate-in-Law, and more than six years in the New York office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom as a litigation and international dispute resolution associate. She also interned with the Secretariat of the ICC Court of International Arbitration in Paris and worked as a corporate associate in the Brussels office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton. Professor Ten Cate received her J.D. from Columbia Law School, and an LL.B. degree from the University of Amsterdam.