02 Nov 17

ICC YAF /YICCA joint event: Key Steps For Efficient Advocacy in International Arbitration

Kiev, Ukraine, • English

Effective advocacy is essential in obtaining a successful outcome of one’s case. In this interactive workshop, participants will share best practises and discuss common mistakes in written and oral advocacy at all stages of the arbitral proceedings.


The workshop will be devoted to providing practical tips on written and oral advocacy.

Who should attend? Students, graduates and practitioners with keen interest in arbitration.


13:00–13:10 Welcome words
13:10–13:30Opening speech
13:30–14:15 1st Panel discussion
14:15–14:45 Break
14:45–15:302nd Panel discussion
15:30–15:45 Closing speech
After the conference – reception at Avellum


James CastelloKing & Spalding, Paris
Alexander G. FessasICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris
Arne FuchsMcDermott Will & Emery, Frankfurt
Olga HamamaFreshfields, Frankfurt
Eva KalninaLévy Kaufmann-Kohler, Geneva
Markiyan KliuchkivskyiEgorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, Kiev
Dmytro MarchukovAvellum, Kiev
Kieran John McCarthyEversheds Sutherland, Geneva
Tatiana MinaevaJones Day, London
Yulia ZorinaAlfa Bank, Kiev

Logistical notes



38 Volodymyrska Str., 01030, Kyiv, Ukraine


To register, please send your contact details (full name, firm/institution, email) to Natalia Blotskaya: nblotskaya@avellum.com.

Contact us

  • Eva Kalnina
  • +41 22 809 6200
  • Counsel, Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler, Switzerland