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About CIArb


CIArb is an international centre of excellence for the practice and profession of alternative dispute resolution (ADR).

Our growing membership of 14,000 is based across 133 countries and supported by an international network of 37 branches.

The Institute provides education and training for arbitrators, mediators and adjudicators. It also acts as a global hub for practitioners, policy makers, academics and those in business, supporting the global promotion, facilitation and development of all ADR methods.

CIArb offers a range of resources including guidance, support, advice, networking and promotional opportunities, as well as facilities for hearings, meetings and other events.

It is a not-for-profit, UK registered charity.