ICC YAF: Careers in International Arbitration: Insights & Experiences

Melbourne, Australia, • English

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) and Corrs Chambers Westgarth are co-organizing a conference to exchange with young arbitration practitioners.


Want to get a head-start into a career in international arbitration? This panel discussion will allow you to gain insights from a panel of experienced young practitioners, and ask any questions you may have.

The panel will be chaired by Jaclyn Smith, ICC YAF Representative (Australia).

Who should attend?

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


17:45-18:45Panel Discussion (Networking opportunity to follow)


Matthew BliemAssociate, Baker & McKenzie, Melbourne
Chad CatterwellSenior Associate, Herbert Smith Freehills, Melbourne
Catherine O’KeefeAssociate, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Melbourne
Caroline Swartz-ZernOverseas Practitioner, Allens, Melbourne

Logistical notes


Corrs Chambers Westgarth

Level 25, 567 Collins St

Melbourne VIC 3000


  • Jaclyn Smith
  • +61 3 9672 3428
  • ICC YAF Representative (Australia)