International Arbitration and Enforcement: A Changing Landscape


4th October 2023 | Doubletree Tower of London

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Join 20+ international speakers in just one day to network and learn about changes to arbitration proceedings, Brexit's impact on enforcement, practical considerations for buying out arbitration awards and more.

What hot topics are on the agenda?

Reforms to the arbitration act and changes to arbitration proceedings

Interim measures  
LCIA, ICC changes to confidentiality summary disposal and strike out  
Section 67, 44 of Arbitration Act 1996 

Impact of sanctions

Impact on arbitration process 
Enforcing against sanctioned/high risk entities  
Counter sanctions adopted by Russia 

Buying, Selling and Enforcing Awards 

Practical consideration and aftermath when an award is sold off and broken off 
Due diligence process prior to investment 

Funding and insurance

Funding international arbitration and foreign litigation 
Recoverability of funding costs  
Dispute resolution insurance 

Enforcing virtual assets

Crypto and digital assets 
How technology assist and speed up enforcement process 

Need for diversity

Diversity requirements for arbitrators (gender grounds)   
Age: Shadowing schemes for younger arbitrators to gain experience    
Importance of arbitrators resonating with parties/case backgrounds 


Meet Our Diverse Panel of Arbitration and Enforcement Experts

Kate Cervantes-Knox
Kate Cervantes-Knox Senior Counsel
DLA Piper
Mark Beeley
Mark Beeley Partner
Jennifer Haywood
Jennifer Haywood Arbitrator
Serle Court
Professor Emilia Onyema
Professor Emilia Onyema Professor of International Commercial Law
SOAS University of London
Alejandro Escobar
Alejandro Escobar Partner, Practice Group Chair - Public International Law
Baker Botts
Peter Ferrer
Peter Ferrer Partner
Harneys (BVI)
Emiko Singh
Emiko Singh Associate
White & Case
Trevor Mascarenhas
Trevor Mascarenhas Partner
PCB Byrne (UK)
Tatiana Menshenina
Tatiana Menshenina Partner
Noor Kadhim
Noor Kadhim Founder and Principal
Egishe Dzhazoyan
Egishe Dzhazoyan Partner
King & Spalding
Olga Bischof
Olga Bischof Consulting Partner
PCB Byrne
Abdul Azeem s/o Abdul Samad
Abdul Azeem s/o Abdul Samad Senior Associate
Nathan Capone
Nathan Capone Director
Camilla Gambarini
Camilla Gambarini Special Counsel
David Walker
David Walker Senior Legal Counsel
Katrina Limond
Katrina Limond Senior Associate
Allen & Overy
Yasmin Mohammad
Yasmin Mohammad Director
Fortress Investment Group (France)
Joe Tirado
Joe Tirado Partner
Kabir Duggal PHD
Kabir Duggal PHD Adjunct Professor, Senior International Arbitration Advisor
Arnold & Porter
Hinesh Shah
Hinesh Shah Senior Associate Forensic Accountant
Pinsent Masons
Andrew Thorp
Andrew Thorp Partner
Harneys (BVI)
Robert Kovacs
Robert Kovacs Partner

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