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CIArb South East Branch Annual Legal Update

10 March 2017 Branch News

The annual Update was well attended. Members experienced high quality presentations by Marion Smith QC, and by John Denis-Smith FCIArb, both of 39 Essex Chambers.

The event was held at the Holiday Inn in Sutton on 21 February.


The speakers for the event were:

Marion Smith QC

Marion Smith QC, FCIArb has extensive experience in international arbitrations. She is a persuasive advocate and has appeared before a range of Tribunals, in a range of jurisdictions. Marion is a Visiting Senior Lecturer in the School of International Arbitration at Queen Mary University of London.

John Denis-Smith

John Denis-Smith FCIArb is a commercial barrister, working in the fields of construction and commercial law with experience in international arbitration. He regularly contributes to the Practical Law Construction and dispute resolution blogs, Westlaw and LexisNexis and Construction News.