ICC Institute of World Business Law

Become an ICC Institute member

The ICC Institute of World Business Law is a think-tank that provides research, training and information to the legal profession concerned with the development of international business law.

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Through our network of members, the ICC Institute of World Business Law is a forum for all practitioners interested in the practice, study and development of international business law, including international arbitration. 

What are the ICC Institute membership benefits?

Key benefits


Affiliate benefits

The ICC Institute acts as a think-tank, working closely with the ICC International Court of Arbitration and ICC Policy Commissions, allowing ICC Institute members to benefit from a 20% discount on all ICC Institute joint publications

Prestigious connections to ICC

ICC Institute of World Business Law members immediately benefit from connections to our internationally recognised network, enabling you to be kept up to date with the latest innovations in education and in managing international business law. Your privileged connection to ICC enables you to engage directly with our international institution, helping to drive the work we do on international business law topics.

How does the ICC Institute of World Business Law admission process work?

The ICC Institute accepts applications throughout the year.

Candidates wishing to apply for membership of the ICC Institute must follow a five-step process:

Step 1: Online application (see below) with the submission of a CV and a Cover Letter. Applications will be accepted in English.
Please note that cover letters should address the following questions:

Step 2: In accordance with the ICC Institute Statutes, the ICC Institute Admission Committee, appointed by the ICC Institute Council, will be informed of all applications. It will review them against the criteria set by the ICC Institute Council.

Please note that the ICC Institute Admission Committee will ensure that :

The Admission Committee may contact applicants to request more information or further clarification.

Step 3: Once the ICC Institute Admission Committee has reviewed applications, candidates will be informed of its decision.
Should the ICC Institute Admission Committee consider that an applicant should not become a member of the ICC Institute, the application will be referred to the ICC Institute Council for a final decision as to admission, upon a report of the ICC Institute Admission Committee.

Step 4: Upon notice of acceptance, candidates will be invited to pay the annual membership fee which runs from January to December.

Step 5: Welcome to the ICC Institute of World Business Law for the current year!

What are the annual ICC Institute membership fees?

ICC Institute annual fees are applicable from January to December as follows:

To submit your application to the ICC Institute for the first time, please send your CV and cover letter to the contact below. You will be required to pay the membership fee only upon notification of acceptance from ICC. Applicants wishing to benefit from the ‘Under40’ category should also send a copy of their ID card/passport together with their application.

E-mail: institute@iccwbo.org

Post: ICC Institute of World Business Law, 33-43 avenue du Président Wilson, 75116 Paris, France