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The WCA Annual Dispute Resolution Symposium – 1 December 2015

27 October 2015


‘Achieving Lift-Off in your Dispute Resolution Practice’



Tuesday 1 December 2015


17.00 – 19.00 hrs, followed by drinks and nibbles


Keating Chambers, 15 Essex Street, London WC2R 3AA.+44(0) 207 544 2600


£85.00 per head (all monies to the Charitable Trust of the Worshipful Company of Arbitrators: free for Panelists!)


  • 4 panels of 3 speakers each, for 30 minutes each Panel

  • interactive ‘Tylney Hall Format’ – attendees will have the opportunity to submit questions to the panels in advance.


Finola O’Farrell,  QC





Arbitral Institutions

  1. ICC and ICC UK –   TBA

  2. CIArb – Anthony Abrahams/Keisha Williams

  3. LCIA – Wing Shek, Counsel



Mediation and Pupillage

  1. CEDR – John Munton

  2. The WCA Pupillage Scheme – Dr Chris McArdle

  3. The Academy of Experts – Nicola Cohen


International Arbitration

  1. Professor Doug Jones – International Arbitrator

  2. What Counsel Advises re: Arbitrators– Finola O’Farrell QC, Keating Chambers

  3. The Solicitors’ Perspective – Whom to appoint as Arbitrator? – Jeremy Winter, independent arbitrator (Ex-Baker & McKenzie)



Other Forms of Dispute Resolution –

Dispute Boards and Adjudication and Civil Law


  1. Dispute Boards – John Papworth, DRBF

  2. Adjudication – Tony Harris, Arbrix – How to Get Appointments

  3. The Civil Law Perspective – Daniel Greineder,  Python & Peter (Geneva), and Peter & Partners from 1 Jan. 2016. Arbitration practitioner.


Vote of Thanks:

Michael Goodridge,

the Master of the Worshipful Company of Arbitrators


Drinks and Nibbles:

19.00 hrs


Save the date to attend and learn from this stellar cast of International Dispute Resolution Practitioners and key personnel from administering institutions.


RSVP: Shabana Moliko:;       +44(0) 207 544 2600 

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