Benefits of Membership

When you join Ciarb, you become part of the world’s largest community of dispute resolution professionals. Membership also unlocks a range of benefits to support you through your dispute resolution career.

Ciarb membership enables you to:

Become a qualified dispute resolution professional

  • Certify your expertise and qualify in one or more of the ADR disciplines through our internationally renowned qualifications.

Establish your credibility

  • Ciarb’s postnominals - Associate (ACIArb), Member (MCIArb), Fellow (FCIArb) and Chartered status (C.Arb) - are globally recognised. They signify you as a trusted professional in the dispute resolution community.

Benefit from continuous learning

  • Our Ongoing Learning programme covers a broad range of topical webinars, courses and more.

Build your network and profile

  • Connect with dispute resolution professionals across a spectrum of disciplines and roles through our global and local events and network of over 40 Branches.

Access relevant information

  • Ciarb's technical guidelines and other resources support day-to-day practice in private dispute resolution.

Demonstrate your commitment

  • By adhering to the Ciarb Code of Professional and Ethical Conduct, you demonstrate your commitment to the highest professional standards and ethics in dispute resolution.

Promote your skills and experience

  • Raise your profile through our online Member Directory and by submitting papers for publication in our academic journal.

Stay informed

  • Receive industry and Ciarb news and views through our monthly newsletter and publications.

Be heard

  • Share your views by participating in Ciarb's response to consultations.