08Feb 18

ICC YAF: So You Wanna Be an International Arbitrator?

Washington DC, United States, • English

ICC YAF will hold a programme on arbitrator appointments.


The program will provide testimonies from young arbitrators and their experiences with ICC cases. Topics will include how arbitrators received their first appointments, tips on how young practitioners can raise their profile in the arbitration community in order to increase chances for appointment, the appropriate balance serving as an arbitrator and working as a counsel, and the challenges and rewards of managing their first cases as arbitrators.


18:00-18:05Welcome Remarks
18:05-18:15Introductory Remarks
18:15-18:30ICC Remarks about Arbitrator Appointments
18:30-19:30Panel Discussion
19:30-20:30Networking Reception


Stephanie CohenIndependent Arbitrator, Cohen Arbitration, New York
Matthew E. DraperLitigator and International Arbitration Practitioner, Draper & Draper LLC, New York
David EarnestSenior Associate, Shearman & Sterling LLP, Washington, DC
Emma LindsayCounsel, Bryan Cave, New York
Aloysius P. LlamzonSenior Associate, King & Spalding LLP, Washington, DC
Camille NgDeputy Counsel, International Court of Arbitration ®, New York

Logistical notes


Shearman & Sterling LLP

401 9th Street, NW

Washington, DC  20004


To register please send your RSVP to Adrian Stoute at Adrian.Stoute@shearman.com

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