News & Insights

We are thrilled to share Arbitra International member Paul Sills has been admitted to the esteemed Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) Panel of Arbitrators!

News - 28/11/2023

Congratulations to Adrian Cole who has been awarded Who’s Who Legal #Construction lawyer of the year #2023.

We are delighted Adrian’s expertise and remarkable achievements as an arbitrator in complex #construction disputes and #arbitrations have been recognised! 

News - 28/11/2023

Arbitra International members Todd Weiler and Dmitri Evseev will be attending and speaking at Washington Arbitration Week 2023!

News - 28/11/2023

Arbitra International member Todd Weiler recently had the pleasure of discussing his ADR practice with Ciarb Canada.

You can read the full interview on page 9. and via this link here. 

News - 22/11/2023

Wolf Von Kumberg spoke on 2 panels during day 2 of Dubai Arbitration Week

Session one was organised by Asian International Arbitration Centre ‘Revisiting the Malaysia-Sulu Legal Duels and Expert Evidence: An Opportune Appraisal of the Global Arbitral System’

Session two was the Dubai International Arbitration Centre and AAA-ICDR Foundation® Syposium where he spoke on Panel 2: Effective case management in international arbitration

Events - 22/11/2023

Paul Sills attended the sold out 31st edition of the TSF: Connect Superyacht Forum at RAI, Amsterdam earlier this month

News - 22/11/2023

Alec Emmerson was speaking at Dubai Arbitration Week on the Stephenson Harwood LLP panel this afternoon ‘DIAC rules and maritime Arbitration’. 

News - 22/11/2023

Paul Sills spoke recently at the CIArb Webinar on ‘AI in Practice.’

Events - 22/11/2023

Dmitri Evseev was a guest speaker at Sarajevo Arbitration Day focusing on the future of arbitration and the impact of Artificial intelligence.

News - 21/11/2023

James Bridgeman SC attended the Dublin International Arbitration Day #DIAD

Events - 21/11/2023

Dana MacGrath attended New York Arbitration Week #NYAW!

Dana will be speaking on a panel at the White & Case LLP session, ‘Obtaining Evidence from Non-parties to an International Arbitration in a Post Section 1782 World’ which is hosted in collaboration with the New York Arbitration Week 2023 Co-Hosts, the CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF ARBITRATORS NEW YORK BRANCH INC (CiarbNY) and the New York International Arbitration Center (NYIAC).

Events - 21/11/2023

Dana MacGrath was the guest speaker at MUTE OFF Thursdays most recent virtual event where she focused her session on Mock Arbitrations and the benefits of the process.

- 21/11/2023

Arbitra international attended Dubai Arbitration Week 2023!

Arbitra International members, Ania Farren, Aniz Ahmad Amirudin, Brandon Malone, Timothy Hill, Lara Hammoud, Alec Emmerson, Adrian Cole, and Wolf von Kumberg will attend Dubai Arbitration Week #DAW #2023.

Lara Hammoud, Alec Emmerson, Adrian Cole, and Wolf von Kumberg will be speaking on Panel sessions throughout the week, hosted by Gibson Dunn , Dubai International Arbitration Centre, AAA-ICDR Foundation®, Stephenson Harwood LLP, Global Arbitration Review Asian International Arbitration Centre and Reed Smith LLP. 

Events - 21/11/2023

Arbitra International are delighted to be a supporting organisation of Miami Arbitration Week taking place from the 8 - 15 November led by the Miami International Arbitration Society.

News - 21/11/2023

Arbitra International hosted, alongside the GREAT Legal Services, a high-level roundtable focused on UK Dispute Resolution: A European Lens, during the IBA in Paris

The session was will be chaired by Minister Mike Freer and moderated by leading #arbitrator and #mediator Lara Hammoud.

News - 21/11/2023

Aniz Ahmad Amirudin will spoke at the Asian International Arbitration Centre seminar “Navigating disputes in times of sanctions”

Events - 21/11/2023

Arbitra International member, Alex Wilbraham attended Sao Paulo attending Sao Paulo Arbitration Week #2023 #SPAW from16 - 22 October!

Events - 21/11/2023

Arbitra International is thrilled to have several of our mediators recognised in Who’s Who Legal 2023 – WWL: Commercial Mediation.

Recognised members include Peter Rogan, Paul Sills, Wolf von Kumberg, John Judge, James Bridgeman SC, Alec Emmerson

News - 21/11/2023

Arbitra International members, Jessica Crow, John Judge, J. Brian Casey, and Todd Weiler will be in attendance at CanArbWeek #2023.

Events - 12/10/2023

Join Calvin A. Hamilton, C.Arb. FCIArb, Jorge Mattamouros, Luiz Fernando Alongi, Carolina Saboia , and Eugenia Marolla in the panel “Public Infrastructure Projects: Challenges in Dispute Resolution”

Events - 12/10/2023

Dubai International Arbitration Centre has released the DIAC Mediation Rules, a significant milestone for dispute resolution professionals and businesses alike, to which Wolf von Kumberg contributed.

News - 12/10/2023

Paul Sills has recently taken part in the Lawyer Monthly Legal Q&A discussing all things #mediation and #climatechange.

News - 12/10/2023

Arbitra International members Eun Young Park and Cecil Abraham will both be in attendance at Hong Kong Arbitration Week

They will be speaking on panels at prominent events throughout the week hosted by Rede Chambers, Akin Gump, Norton Rose Fulbright and GAR.

News - 12/10/2023

Russell Thirgood will be attending Australian Arbitration Week taking place between the 9 -13 October in Perth and hosted by the Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (ACICA).

Events - 12/10/2023

We’re thrilled to announce that Arbitra International is a proud supporting organisation of BVI Arbitration Week 2024 taking place from 11 - 15 March 2024.

News - 12/10/2023

Aniz Ahmad Amirudin will be attending the ICC Arbitration and FIDIC - International Federation of Consulting Engineers Conference on International Construction Contracts and Dispute Resolution taking

Events - 12/10/2023

Ania Farren will be speaking at Global Arbitration Review Live Vienna on 13 October!  Hosted by the Vienna International Arbitral Centre of the Austrian Federal Economic Chambe

Events - 12/10/2023

We are pleased to share Jessica Crow has welcomed the new position as Co-Chair of the Campaign for Greener Arbitrations: The Green Pledge North America Committee - CGA

News - 12/10/2023

We are pleased to share that Arbitra International members James Bridgeman SC and Brandon Malone will be speaking at the 10th edition of the Georgian International Arbitration Centre Arbitration Days

The topic Trends and Challenges will see practitioners come together for 3 days of exciting discussions on various aspects of international arbitration.

Events - 12/10/2023

Wolf von Kumberg has been teaching at The World Bank Workshop on Dispute Resolution

Wolf taught alongside aparna mukerjee where they have provided thought-provoking sessions to CSOs and C Suite Executives on how best to utilise the dispute resolution process.

Events - 12/10/2023

Russell Thirgood Announces Departure from Resolution Institute

Russell Thirgood, a prominent figure in international arbitration, and a leader of the Resolution Institute community has officially announced his decision to step down from his formal board roles with the organisation, effective at the end of the year. Russell has served on the board for over a decade, with the last four years as its chairperson.

To view the full press release please click here

News - 09/10/2023

Brandon Malone will be speaking at the upcoming 3rd ICC Arbitration Kuwait Arbitration Day.

An incredible lineup of arbitration practitioners from both the region and beyond, who will share their expertise on a range of compelling topics. The insightful event will explore the latest developments in the Kuwait arbitration landscape.

View the full program here 

Events - 25/09/2023

We are pleased to share Frank Lattal, FCIArb has been admitted to the Cayman International Mediation and Arbitration Centre Ltd. Panel of #Arbitrators.

News - 25/09/2023

Arbitra International is pleased to be a supporting organisation of Global Arbitration Review GAR Live London, taking place on 3 October.

This interactive conference promises to be a remarkable gathering of arbitration experts, featuring arbitrators, private practice lawyers, funders, expert witnesses, and senior general counsel from London and beyond.

News - 25/09/2023

Arbitra International is delighted to support The International Congress of Maritime Arbitrators ICMA 2023 - Dubai (#ICMA2023) taking place in #Dubai from 5 – 10 November, hosted by DIAC

Shaping the future of maritime arbitration, this event will deliver exceptional content, engaging discussions, and valuable networking opportunities.

View the full program and register to attend here. 

News - 25/09/2023

Arbitra member, Brandon Malone is the co-chair of the forthcoming Edinburgh International Arbitration Festival (#ArbFest2023) main conference, alongside Lise Bosman.

The two-day event taking place between 21 – 22 September, will be hosted by the Scottish Arbitration Centre and will be supported by the ICCA International Council for Commercial Arbitration, following the success of last year’s #ICCA #Congress.

Events - 25/09/2023

Arbitra International member, David Haigh KC will be speaking at the 18th ICC Arbitration New York Conference on International Arbitration, taking place on 21-22 September 2023.

David will be sharing insights and learning from fellow professionals, and contributing to the vibrant discussions that will shape the future of international arbitration.

Events - 25/09/2023

Arbitra International is delighted to be a supporting organisation of the forthcoming South-East Europe Arbitration Conference #SEEA, taking place in #Vienna between 11 – 13 October.

You can find further information and details on how to register here 

News - 25/09/2023

Arbitra International is pleased to share Alec Emmerson, James Bridgeman SC, Brandon Malone and Paul Sills have been included on the Qatar QICCA list of Arbitrators.

News - 25/09/2023

We are delighted to share Paul Sills was the guest speaker on the most recent episode of Al Tamimi & Company Cop Talks

Paul discussed #mediation as a useful mechanism for resolving #environmental #disputes alongside Khushboo Shahdadpuri.

Listen to the full recording here. 

News - 25/09/2023

Calvin Hamilton attended the Berlin Dispute Reso;ution Days from 12 - 15 September.

News - 25/09/2023

We are delighted to share the JURIS Legal Information 17th Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference will take place on 12 October 2023 hosted by Crowell & Moring.

Arbitra International member Todd Weiler is conference co-chair alongside Camilla Gambarini and Kabir Duggal, Ph.D. where they will present a four-panel program featuring leading arbitration practitioners and scholars delving into crucial questions of international investment law and arbitration.

For full event details and registration, and to benefit from early-bird discount available until 12th September, please visit -

- 25/09/2023

Dana MacGrath had the privilege of being the guest speaker on the highly acclaimed “Spotlight on…” podcast by Reed Smith LLP, hosted by the renowned arbitration practitioner Gautam Bhattacharyya. 

Listen to the full episode here 

News - 25/09/2023

Arbitra International members, Tan Sri Dato’ Cecil Abraham and Sunil Abraham will be attending Singapore Convention Week 2023 taking place from 29 August - 2 September

Events - 22/08/2023

Join Arbitra International member Sunil Abraham on 31 August at the Global Arbitration Review GAR Live: Singapore conference.

News - 22/08/2023

Congratulations to Anthony Lo Surdo SC, FCIArb for being recognised once again in the prestigious Doyle’s Guide Leading Australian Arbitration Practitioners 2023!

News - 22/08/2023

We are thrilled to share Russell Thirgood has been listed as a Leading Arbitrator in Doyle’s Guide 2023!

We are pleased Russell has been recognised for his unique skill set and in-depth knowledge of arbitration matters across Australia and Internationally and this accomplishment is a testament to Russell's exceptional expertise and outstanding contributions to the field of arbitration and ADR.

- 10/08/2023

Arbitra International member Dmitri Evseev hosted a Virtual Webinar on Generative AI Tools and Confidentiality on Tuesday 8th August 202

The webinar dived deep into the architecture of modern AI tools and explore the critical topic of confidentiality.

Events - 10/08/2023

We are delighted to share Calvin A. Hamilton’s significant involvement in the release of the Final Report and Recommendations of the Institute for Transnational Arbitration Caribbean Task Force.

The Final Report is available here

News - 10/08/2023

We are pleased to share that Arbitra International members, John Judge, Peter Mason, and Steve Devereux have been admitted to the esteemed Cayman International Mediation and Arbitration Centre

News - 10/08/2023

Arbitra International is thrilled to announce Dmitri Evseev has been a part of the Silicon Valley Arbitration & Mediation Center (SVAMC) task force’s drafting subcommittee

The significant project is aimed at distilling principles that can serve as guidelines for lawyers and participants in legal processes worldwide and promote thoughtful and responsible usage of AI tools in the field of international dispute resolution and arbitration.

Read the full Law 360 Article here 

News - 01/08/2023

Arbitra is thrilled to share that Ania Farren and Monique Sasson have been admitted to the prestigious HKIAC Panel and List of Arbitrators.

News - 01/08/2023

We are delighted to share t two of our members, J. Brian Casey and Wolf von Kumberg were part of the Taskforce for the ICDR life science survey

News - 01/08/2023

We are pleased to share that leading #arbitrator Shan Greer will be in Miami next week speaking at the prestigious Caribbean ADR Initiative (CADRIn) International Arbitration Advocacy Training Program

Events - 24/07/2023

Arbitra International’s leading #mediator Paul Sills was in the UAE last week presenting to various law firms on the important topic of effective mediation strategies

News - 24/07/2023

This week’s #CoffeeBreakWithAfricaLegal podcast is with Ania Farren and Marily Paralika.


They both engage in an enlightening discussion about how the ICC Arbitration is strengthening Africa's arbitration landscape.

Listen here 

Events - 24/07/2023

Ania Farren will be speaking at The ICC Arbitration Annual Conference #2023 will take place in London from 4-6 October.

Events - 24/07/2023

Timothy Hill was the guest speaker recently on the Society of Construction Law Hong Kong Fireside Chat series discussing all things #construction and #arbitration.

News - 10/07/2023

Monique Sasson had the privilege of being the esteemed guest speaker on the highly acclaimed “Spotlight on…” podcast by Reed Smith LLP

Listen to the captivating episode featuring Monique Sasson here. 

Tune in to the Arbitral Insights Podcast on popular platforms like Apple, Spotify, Google, and Stitcher to catch the latest episodes and stay up to date with the ever-evolving world of arbitration.

News - 10/07/2023

Arbitra International are delighted to share that Anthony Lo Surdo SC, FCIArb has been recognised as a Leading Mediator #2023 by Doyle’s Guide for the sixth consecutive year.

News - 10/07/2023

Arbitra International is delighted to announce Wolf von Kumberg’s Contribution to the ICC Arbitration Task Force on ADR and Arbitration.

The latest report and guide from the ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR was released yesterday and is aimed at increasing awareness of different dispute resolution techniques and facilitating settlements in international arbitration.

Download the full report here. 

News - 10/07/2023

Monique Sasson attended the Italian Arbitration Day which took place in Milan on the 5th July 2023

News - 10/07/2023

Dana MacGrath and Alex Wilbraham were guest speakers at the NYLON Webinar “Poacher turned gamekeeper: going full-time arbitrator”

Alex and Dana, together with Jay Alexander discussed their careers in international arbitration and their moves from busy practices in firms to full-time, independent arbitrators. The session was hosted by Flavia Mange and Frederico Singarajah, FCIArb.

- 10/07/2023

Arbitra are thrilled to announce that Arbitra International members Wolf von Kumberg and Adrian Lifely FCIArb have been admitted to the Oman Commercial Arbitration Centre Panel of Arbitrators.

Their admission not only strengthens our ties with the Omani arbitration community but also reinforces our commitment to delivering unparalleled arbitration solutions to our valued clients worldwide.

#arbitration #internationalarbitration #oac

News - 10/07/2023

Paul Sills spoke on panel at the 6th Annual Conference on Energy Arbitration and Dispute Resolution in MEA taking place on 27 & 28 June hosted at Herbert Smith Freehills London office.

Directed once again by Arbitra International member Brandon Malone in association with International Law Summits (ILS) and Herbert Smith Freehills. This year’s conference examined the various economic, technical, legal, and geopolitical considerations driving energy disputes in the Middle East and Africa, focusing particularly on the impacts of strengthening efforts to decarbonise the global economy.

Events - 10/07/2023

Arbitra International is delighted to have Alex Wilbraham and Dana MacGrath take part in this year’s ABA International Arbitration Masterclass as faculty / mock arbitrators.

Events - 10/07/2023

We are pleased to announce Arbitra International members, Cecil Abraham, James Bridgeman SC, and Anthony Lo Surdo SC, FCIArb have renewed their TAS / CAS Panel Membership

The arbitrators have received renewed confidence as arbitrators and will serve on TAS/CAS panel for the next 4 years - TAS/CAS Tribunal Arbitral du Sport / Court of Arbitration for Sport / Tribunal Arbitral del Deporte

#CAS #sportslaw #arbitration #lausanne

- 10/07/2023

Arbitra International member, David Haigh KC gave the keynote address at the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) ‘Tylney on Tour’ symposium in Vancouver earlier this month.

Arbitra International members, Jessica Crow, John Judge, and David Haigh KC were all in attendance at the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) “Tylney on Tour” on 3 June in Vancouver.

The symposium encouraged the exchange of views from delegates regarding developments in international commercial #arbitration and alternative dispute resolution (ADR), particularly in the context of #energy disputes, and we are pleased to share, David Haigh KC delivered the captivating keynote which left the audience inspired and enlightened.

Read the Keynote here.


News - 10/07/2023

Join Arbitra International member Brandon Malone at the upcoming Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Cyprus Branch International Construction Contracts Conference taking place in Limassol on 16 June 20

News - 09/06/2023

Arbitra International mediator Wolf von Kumberg visited #Oman this week to deliver mediation training at the Oman Commercial Arbitration Centre.

News - 09/06/2023

Arbitra International members Calvin A. Hamilton & Monique Sasson will be in attendance at the 35th Annual Institute for Transnational Arbitration #ITA Workshop in Austin from 14 – 16 June.

Events - 09/06/2023

Dublin International Disputes Week 2023 #DIDW2023 took place this week! 

We are pleased to have Arbitra International member, James Bridgeman SC in attendance as a delegate at the forum attending a diverse range of physical events!

Events - 09/06/2023

Delighted to have Arbitra International’s new members feature in Global Arbitration Review (GAR)

Read the full article here. 

News - 09/06/2023

Exciting News! Arbitra expands its membership with the arrival of four leading arbitrators! 

Arbitra International is thrilled to announce the addition of four renowned arbitrators to our esteemed list of members: J. Brian Casey, David Haigh, Timothy Hill, and Alex Wilbraham.

News - 06/06/2023

Arbitra International is thrilled to share with you an insightful article written by Dana MacGrath titled “How Do You Get to Carnegie Hall? The Unsung Benefits of Mock Arbitrations”

Mock arbitrations have proven to be invaluable in various aspects of the arbitration process. Dana highlights the benefits of mock arbitration in this thought-provoking piece where she sheds light on the often-overlooked advantages of mock arbitrations in refining hearing presentations and preparing witnesses, leading to more effective arbitration and settlement strategies.

Read the full article here. 

News - 06/06/2023

Arbitra International member, Calvin A. Hamilton, C.Arb. FCIArb will be speaking at the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) Learning Lab Series for Arbitrators and Aspiring Arbitrators

The panel will focus on the crucial topics of managing document production, evidence, and hearings. To find out more information and to register to secure your space please click here 

Events - 31/05/2023

Join Jessica Crow and John Judge in Vancouver next week for all things energy dispute related!

On Friday 2 June, ICCA International Council for Commercial Arbitration and Vancouver International Arbitration Centre (VanIAC) are co-hosting the  “Energy Infrastructure Disputes and Arbitration: Today and Tomorrow” conference. Jessica will participate in the rapid-fire panel “Predicting the Future of International Energy Arbitration” - A rapid exchange on where energy disputes are headed, including new substantive areas of dispute and new procedural solutions.

Events - 31/05/2023

Arbitra International is delighted to share Russell Thirgood has been recognised by Best Lawyers Australia for his work in International Arbitration, Construction & Infrastructure.

News - 31/05/2023

Arbitra International is delighted to support the upcoming Mediation Forum in Abu Dhabi, co-organised by Wolf von Kumberg, ICC, CEDR and WIPO

in Wolf and other leading practitioners at this enlightening event which will take place on 31 May 2023, at the Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM).

During this conference, esteemed panellists from ICC, CEDR, WIPO, and local firms including Shearman & Sterling LLP, Reed Smith LLP, and Al Tamimi & Company, will delve into the intricacies of mediation, sharing practical insights and highlighting its key features for efficient dispute resolution. They will discuss the interplay between mediation and other dispute resolution methods, drawing upon the new ICC Commission Report conclusions on the combined use of arbitration and ADR.

The conference will also explore recent mediation developments in the UAE and the region, focusing on governmental and legislative initiatives. Moreover, the last session will shed light on the effective utilization of mediation in resolving business disputes, particularly in crucial sectors like mega-infrastructure, energy, and intellectual property-related conflicts.

Events - 24/05/2023

Arbitra International member Dmitri Evseev will be speaking at the upcoming 13th Roschier Arbitration Forum on 26 May 2023, in Stockholm.

News - 23/05/2023

Thank you to all of those who attended our #LIDW23 session this morning on Bridging the Gap: UK and UAE.

n insightful discussion moderated by Sarah Malik FCIArb SOL International Ltd 🇦🇪 who was joined by Fatima Balfaqeeh (C.Arb, MRICS, FCIPS), Dr Mahmood Hussain, Peter Mason, FCIArb, Adrian Cole and Jamie White.

Thank you also to our hosts The IDRC for their amazing hospitality as ever and our co-hosts SOL International Ltd and Mahmood Hussain Law Firm.

- 18/05/2023

Arbitra International is delighted to support Cyprus Arbitration Day which is taking place in Limassol on 22 May 2023!

Leading international arbitration and dispute resolution professionals from Cyprus, the Mena Region, Israel, Europe and beyond gathered to discuss how geopolitical changes have affected the disputes in the MENA region.

Events - 17/05/2023

Arbitra International member Randi Ayman spoke at the 2nd edition of the ICSID & ADGM Joint Conference Investment Protection and Armed Conflict in Abu Dhabi

- 11/05/2023

Arbitra International member Sunil Abraham will be speaking at Part 1 of a 9-part webinar series presented by the China Working Group of the International Bar Association Asia Pacific Regional Forum a

During this webinar, esteemed panelists will explore recent developments and practices regarding cross-border enforcement of court judgments and arbitral awards from both a Western and Asian perspective.

Events - 09/05/2023

We are delighted to announce that Arbitra International member, Jessica Crow will be one of the distinguished speakers on panel at the upcoming 7th Energy Law Group Energy Event in Paris

Events - 07/05/2023

Arbitra International members will be in London next week attending London International Disputes Week (LIDW) 2023!

News - 07/05/2023

Arbitra is delighted to share the news of Wolf von Kumberg being appointed as a member of the newly established Advisory Committee to the Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC) Board.

ollowing the opening of the new Arbitration Court, which is comprised of many internationally respected arbitration practitioners, the Advisory Committee will assist the Board with the development of DIAC into a leading regional and global ADR Center.
Wolf will sit on the Committee alongside Robert Stephen, Sarah Malik FCIArb SOL International Ltd 🇦🇪, Ali Al Hashimi, Professor Klaus Sachs, Dr. Yousef Ali Humaid Al Suwaidi and H.E. Shamlan Al Sawalehi.

News - 02/05/2023

Join us during London International Disputes Week (LIDW) 2023! 

SOL International Ltd, Mahmood Hussain Law Firm and Arbitra International invite you to join us for a thought-provoking panel discussion on the enforcement of foreign arbitral awards in the UAE, with a particular emphasis on the relationship between the UK and the UAE.


Events - 30/04/2023

Independent Arbitrator Jessica Crow will be in New York City next week where she will be speaking at the American Bar Association International Law Conference taking place from 1 - 5 May.

Jessica will be speaking on Panel at the 2023 Law Day Climate Change and Sustainability event hosted by JAMS. Jessica will discuss alongside fellow arbitrators and climate change experts the type of disputes that are arising, including cases brought to seek financial damages associated with climate change, contractual disputes arising from climate-related events, and disputes between foreign investors, host states, and transnational groups.

Events - 27/04/2023

Join Arbitra International member, Brandon Malone at the New York State Bar Association Deep Dive Into The Metaverse And Web3: The First Global Law Symposium

Events - 23/04/2023

Arbitra International’s leading energy and environmental arbitrators and mediators Jessica Crow, Paul Sills and Wolf von Kumberg, spoke at the SCC Energy Conference

The event will took place on the 18th of April in Stockholm and online, and the sessions reviewed the impact of the energy transition on Corporations, States as well as Civil Society and discuss tools to help mitigate the risks of conflict.

Events - 19/04/2023

Arbitra International members, Monique Sasson and Randi Ayman will be attending the upcoming Università Bocconi International Arbitration Conference taking place in Milan from 20 -21 April.

Events - 16/04/2023

Civil Law Concepts in Focus - A Colloquium on Good Faith and Contract Interpretation in MENA and Beyond

Focusing on the civil law traditions of the MENA region, this one-day Colloquium aims at examining essential concepts developed in the civil law systems with a comparative approach from different jurisdictions and legal systems. In this first conference, which aims to be an annual meeting for sharing knowledge and experience, preeminent academics and practitioners will discuss two fundamental topics: the concept of good faith and the principles applicable to the interpretation of contracts in civil law jurisdictions.

Law professors, judges and practitioners from the MENA region and other civil law jurisdictions (France, Italy, Switzerland, Belgium etc.) will provide insight into how these concepts are implemented in various civil law jurisdictions. 

Both civil law and common law professionals, from the private and public sectors, in-house and outside counsel would benefit from and contribute to a comparative discussion on these fundamental concepts. Eminent academics and practitioners will lead the discussion on theoretical and practical levels. 

Co-chaired by Lara Hammoud and Carine Dupeyron.

Please click here to view the full programme and speaker details

Events - 13/04/2023

Frank Lattal, FCIArb, will speak on a panel at the International Bar Association (IBA) Insurance Conference 2023, discussing “Global Perspectives on Arbitrating Insurance Disputes”

Events - 12/04/2023

Arbitra International member Tan Sri Dato’ Cecil Abraham is attending the International Bar Association 24th Annual Arbitration Day in Lisbon

Events - 10/04/2023

Arbitra International member Todd Weiler was in Paris this week for a meeting of the ICC Arbitration Commission on International Arbitration, which was held during Paris Arbitration Week.

Arbitra congratulates Todd on the Commission's resounding approval of the Final Report of the Taskforce on Disability Inclusion in International Arbitration, which Todd co-chaired along with Simon Maynard of King & Spalding and Dr Katherine Ramo of CMS.

Adoption of the Report and its recommendations is sure to benefit the arbitration community and its users in the years to come.

News - 30/03/2023

Steve Devereux CEng FCIArb has published an article on Dispute Boards in the oil industry – a careful consideration of how parties can save time and money.

Steve’s article explores the benefits of executing a DAB and the choices that need to be made before implementing one.
This blog was first published by LexisNexis on 29 March 2023 and you can view the full article via this link.

News - 29/03/2023

Arbitra International is delighted to have its members attending and judging at the 30th Vis Moot in Vienna which is taking place from 31 March - 6 April 2023.

- 27/03/2023

Wolf von Kumberg presented on Investor-State Mediation at the Lecture Series of International Law hosted by the China University of Political Science and Law

Events - 27/03/2023

Arbitra International is delighted to have its members in attendance at Paris Arbitration Week 2023!

- 26/03/2023