20Jun 19

ICC YAF: Smooth cooperation & enforceable measures – tips on effective arbitration for young practitioners

Prague, Czech Republic, • English

Join this ICC YAF Conference to discuss on how to ensure smooth cooperation between in-house counsel and external lawyers as well as preliminary and interim measures in international arbitration.


In the first panel, young practitioners with diverse backgrounds including in-house counsel will discuss and debate the question of how to ensure smooth cooperation between in-house counsel and external lawyers. They will share their tips and tricks and offer advice to other young practitioners.

The second panel will address the issue of preliminary and interim measures in international arbitration. It will, amongst others, address how to obtain enforceable preliminary or interim measure, how to determine the relevant authority and how to avoid any hitches.

Who should attend?

This conference 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.


17:00-17:15Welcome Remarks
17:15-18:00Panel I: Cooperation between in-house counsel and external counsels
18:00-18:15Questions & Answers
18:15-18:30Networking break
18:30-19:15Panel II: Preliminary and interim measures in international arbitration
19:15-19:30Questions & Answers
19:30-19:45Closing Remarks
19:45-21:00Drinks reception and networking


Johanna HenschelAssociate, Walder Wyss AG, Zurich, Switzerland
Lucie IvančováSenior International Legal Advisor, TNT/FedEx, Prague, Czech Republic
Zdeněk KučeraHead of Prague’s Dispute Resolution and TMT Practice, Kinstellar, Prague, Czech Republic
Miranda MakoLegal Counsel, Mondi Group, Vienna, Austria
Eliška MiklíkováSenior Associate, Eversheds Sutherland Dvořák Hager, Prague, Czech Republic
Jan OrtgiesLegal Adviser, H. E. Judge Bruno Simma, Iran-United States Tribunal, The Hague, The Netherlands
Martin SvatosArbitrator and mediator, Prague, Czech Republic

Logistical notes


Eversheds Sutherland Dvořák Hager

Pobřežní 12


Czech Republic


Please register via email sent to michaela.rutova@eversheds-sutherland.cz

For more information, please contact :

  • David Pilař
  • +420 255 706 514
  • BD, Marketing & Communications Manager
  • Michaela Růtová
  • +420 255 706 535
  • Senior Assistant

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