Our network of 37 Branches is a hive of activity, hosting events and making ADR inroads in their own regions.
News from all our Branches feature here. Visit the Branch network pages for news and events from individual Branches.
On 28 March 2017 the London Branch held a seminar entitled ‘Third Part Funding – Risks and Benefits’...
The UAE Branch Committee is holding elections to the UAE Branch Committee for 2017.
Lord Igor Judge, the former Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, reflected on the impact and influence of the Magna Carta at event which the CIArb Wales Branch helped to present in December 2015.
The annual Update was well attended. Members experienced high quality presentations by Marion Smith QC and John Denis-Smith, both of 39 Essex Chambers.
Mr Babajide Ogundipe, FCIArb, a past Chair of the CIArb Nigeria Branch, gave a talk on Arbitrator’s Conflict of Interest: The Need for Greater Transparency and the Adoption of Uniform Standards of Disclosure'.
The seminar, introduced by Andrew Davis and chaired by Irvinder Bakshi, examined adjudication in the context of disputes, with particular focus on its usage, avoidance and whether enforcement of an adjudication award was inevitable.
On 2 February 2017 the CIArb London Branch examined 'Intellectual Property Disputes and ADR'. Wedlake Bell LLP generously hosted the seminar, which was introduced by Irvinder Bakshi (London Branch Chairman).
The Mather-Jackson lecture, held annually at Usk in Monmouthshire, focuses on an aspect of Welsh law. The CIArb Wales Branch is pleased to provide the text of the 3rd Annual Mather Jackson Lecture, delivered by Seys Llewellyn QC on 20 October 2016.