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The Chairman's Panel of Arbitrators

The Panel

Parties wishing to appoint an arbitrator may reach agreement to the appointment of one of the arbitrators on the Scottish Branch list.

If they cannot agree, and provided that the Chartered Institute is the body agreed in the underlying contract as the appropriate appointing body, or, if appointment is made according to Rule 7 of the Scottish Arbitration Rules, then an application can be made to the Honorary Secretary for such appointment.

The Chairman's Panel of Arbitrators consists of the following:

Civil Engineers

  • Gordon Bathgate


Quantity Surveyors

Oil, gas, maritime, insurance

Construction Management

How to apply to join the Panel

Those who seek appointment to the Panel require to meet the Criteria for selection to the Panel of Arbitrators and to complete the Application Form for selection.

The criteria comprise a set of prior conditions, and criteria for selection.

Those already on the Branch Panels should note the limit of tenure provisions and the transitional provisions.