Welcome to the website of the London Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators


EVENTS

Attendance at CIArb London Branch seminars is free unless otherwise indicated but places must be booked in advance by emailing elinor@thevirtualpartnership.co.uk


CIArb London Branch Events

Thursday 10 November 4.45pm for 5.15 pm

International Arbitration Workshop

Workshop Leaders: Roger Ter Haar QC and Anna Laney of Crown Office Chambers.    

Venue CIArb offices, 12 Bloomsbury Square, WC1A 2LP

Please note that there is a charge for attendance of £30 for members and £42 for non-members.  If you would like to attend, please register by emailing Bruce Leahy, Branch Treasurer on bleahy00apm@aol.com.  
 

Wednesday 26 November 2014 6pm for 6.30 pm

Family Finance Arbitration: Where are we now? And what can we learn from commercial arbitration?
A joint event with FFA

Speakers:
Mr Justice Mostyn, High Court Judge, Family Division.
Mr Justice Eder, High Court Queens Bench Division Commercial Court Judge.
Grant Howell, partner Charles Russell.

Venue: Charles Russell, 5 Fleet Place, London EC4M 7RD


Wednesday 10 December 2014
6pm for 6.30 pm

The challenge and disqualification of arbitrators in commercial and investment arbitration

Speakers:
Karel Daele, partner Mishcon de Reya.
Dr Julian Lew QC.
Dr Jacomijn van Haersolte-van Hof, Director General of LCIA.

Chair: Margaret Bickford-Smith QC

Venue: Mishcon de Reya, Summit House, 12 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4QD

15th January 2015

CIArb London Branch Centenary Reception

Save the date: This event will be for London Branch members and their guests only, with distinguished invited guests of the Branch.

VenueThe Garrick Club, 15 Garrick Street, London WC2E 9AY

PAPERS

The Interface between ADR and the Courts
The Inaugural CIArb Oxford Lecture, given by London Branch Chair Margaret Bickford-Smith QC can now be read on line, click on the link above or go to the Papers tab.

If you missed the sell out session on Arbitration In Africa on 11 September 2014 catch up now with a summary of the event and these speaker's papers:
Jeremy Gauntlett SC's thoughts on JUDICIAL REVIEW IN PRIVATE ARBITRATION: SOUTH AFRICA
Kamal Shah on ENFORCING AWARDS
Duncan Bagshaw on THE CONTINUING DEVELOPMENT OF MAURITIAN INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION LAW & INSTITUTIONS

Also new in "Papers" Paul Rose on

THE BENEFITS OF ARBITRATION OR EXPERT DETERMINATION IN LEASE RENEWALS

And a report on July's Mediation Symposium MEDIATION IN EMPLOYMENT - THE NEW REGIME

Click on "Papers" in the menu bar for more papers on past CIArb London events

NB: All papers on this website are copyright and should not be reproduced without the permission of the author.

A resource for London Branch Members

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For more information about London Branch please contact
 

Irvinder Bakshi, Honorary Secretary
 

londonciarb@googlemail.com

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