Winter Academy on International Arbitration "Exploring Centerpieces: Core Concepts of International Arbitration"

This year the Academy is dedicated to the pillars upon arbitration is based, equipping the atendees with the knowledge and practical tools for building comprehensive legal arguments.

The most acute topics in the field of arbitration will be explored such as fundamentals of arbitration, cross-jurisdictional approach to bankruptcy, multi-party arbitration, interim measures, interrelation between mediation and arbitration, declaratory relief, arbitrator’s duty of disclosure. Apart from theory, the participants will have an opportunity to get hands-on experience during workshops on advocacy and evidence with the following application of the acquired skills before the distinguished panel of arbitrators during the moot court.

The lectures will be taught by the eminent foreign and Russian practitioners featuring:

  • James Castello (King & Spalding)
  • Gavin Chesney (Debevoise & Plimpton LLP)
  • Giuditta Cordero-Moss (University of Oslo)
  • Lord (Peter) Goldsmith QC (Debevoise & Plimpton LLP)
  • Bernard Hanotiau (Hanotiau & van den Berg)
  • Leonid Kropotov (DLA Piper)
  • Daria Kuznetsova (CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP)
  • Jan Paulsson (Three Crowns LLP, co-founder)
  • Manuel Penades Fons (King's College London)
  • Noah Rubins QC (Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP)
  • Patrick Taylor (Debevoise & Plimpton LLP)
  • Sarah Z. Vasani (CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang LLP)
  • Jeffrey Waincymer (Independent Arbitrator, Mediator, International Trade and Investment Lawyer)

The Academy will be held in English.

Dates: 17-30 January 2022.

Format: online.

Requirements: fluency in English and interest in dispute resolution. Experience, relevant internships and participation in moot courts may be also considered.

Participation fee: 200 EUR paid upon successful enrollment.

Deadline for applications: registration is no longer available.