What We Do

Ciarb is a global professional body. Our inclusive membership spans diverse geographies, backgrounds and professional disciplines. All with one thing in common – a desire to advance effective dispute resolution.


Set Robust Ethical Standards

Wherever you practice in the world, you can be sure you are meeting the same consistent global standards that provide assurance for you and your clients.

Supporting Members' Career Journeys

We are there at every step of your journey, whether you are a student or an experienced Fellow, offering training, webinars, ongoing learning, mentorship and publications. We also act as a dispute appointment service, connecting members to work.

Ensuring Global Recognition

Your Ciarb qualifications and postnominals are recognised globally. Many arbitral institutions and arbitration, mediation and adjudication panels recognise or require Ciarb qualifications and/or postnominals.

Connect the Dispute Resolution Community

As a member, you will be part of the world’s largest dispute resolution community. We offer many ways to connect globally and locally through our Branches, through events, training, and networking opportunities.

Advance Effective Dispute Resolution Globally

We leverage our collective expertise to enable the development and use of effective dispute resolution globally. We do this through research and insights, and by partnering with organisations and policy-makers.

Look Forward

As the world changes, we must all adapt. Ciarb promotes diversity, sustainability and the use of technology to ensure effective dispute resolution practice reflects the society it represents. Our aim is to equip you for today’s and tomorrow’s world.