02May 18

ICC YAF: A Beginner’s Guide to Mediation

San Francisco, United States, • English

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is organizing a breakfast panel to discuss the powerful role of mediation as a dispute settlement tool. Arnold & Porter is generously hosting this event.

Description

The panel will discuss issues including step-clauses, choosing mediators, differences between mediation and arbitration, and the advantages and disadvantages of mediation compared to arbitration. This programme will be an ideal forum for young practitioners to exchange thoughts on international arbitration and international dispute settlement, and to enrich their network in the region.

Who should attend?

This panel is aimed at young arbitration practitioners of approximately 40 years or under: counsel, arbitrators, corporate counsel or academics. The ICC YAF Conference is an ideal forum for young practitioners to exchange thoughts on international arbitration and to enrich their network in the region.

Programme

08:30-08:45Breakfast and Registration
08:45-08:50Opening Remarks
08:50-10:00Panel Discussion

Speakers

Soeun (Nikole) LeeDeputy Director, ICC International Court of Arbitration, New York
Katalin MeierFormer Associate at GABRIEL Arbitration, Zürich; LL.M. Student, UCLA, Los Angeles
John Muse-FisherAssociate, Arnold & Porter, San Francisco
Liang-Ying TanSenior Associate, Herbert Smith Freehills, New York

Logistical notes

Venue

Arnold & Porter

Three Embarcadero Center

10th Floor

San Francisco, CA 94111

Registration

Please send your contact details (full name, firm/institution, email) to: john.muse-fisher@arnoldporter.com

For more information, contact

  • J. Mehr Kaur
  • 646-699-5702
  • Promotion Officer
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