IBPA Offers Expert Legal Representation via BFSN Law


The law firm of BFSN Law today announced it will team up with the IBPA to offer international players, agents, and teams expert legal representation in BAT cases. The legal team from BFSN Law includes Richard Faulkner and Shelly Skeen. Their combined 30+ years of expertise speaks for itself:


Richard D. Faulkner

J.D., L.L.M, Dip, Intnl. Comm. Arb.
  • Partner at Blume, Faulkner, Skeen & Northam (BFSN Law)
  • Co-founder of IBPA
  • SIGNIFICANT CASES AS ARBITRATION CHAIRMAN: Lance Armstrong and Tailwind Sports, Inc. v.
    SCA Promotions, Inc. et al.
  • INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATIONS: Arbitration Counsel in multiple insurance arbitrations in U.K. and
    Bermuda in USD $100,000,000.00 cases
  • Arbitrator or Counsel in numerous complex contract and injunction cases
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators – Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration, Tutor, and Fellow –
    London, United Kingdom.
  • Professor of Alternative Dispute Resolution Law
  • ARBITRATION AUTHOR: Contributing Author “How Arbitration Works” – American Bar Association,

Shelly L. Skeen

J.D., Magna Cum Laude, Law Review Editor, Phi Beta Kappa
  • Partner at Blume, Faulkner, Skeen & Northam (BFSN Law)
  • Co-founder of IBPA
  • The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London, England, MCIArb
  • Arbitral Women, The International Network of Women in Dispute Resolution
  • Co-Counsel in over one hundred arbitrations and federal and state cases and appeals arising out of arbitrations
  • Frequent author and lecturer on complex arbitration issues