2 September 2013Time: 4:00 - 8:00pm
Venue: School of Law, Queen Mary, University of London, 67-69 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3JB
The School of International Arbitration at Queen Mary, University of London and The German Institution of Arbitration (DIS) present 'Arbitrating in Germany'.
- 4.00 pm - Welcome
Professor Dr Loukas Mistelis, Queen Mary, University of London
Professor Dr Karl-Heinz Böckstiegel, German Institution of Arbitration (DIS)
- 4.15 pm - Panel I: Arbitrating in Germany
Chair: Professor Dr Karl-Heinz Böckstiegel, DIS Honorary President, Berlin/Cologne
a) Conducting an Arbitration under the DIS Rules, Jens Bredow, DIS Secretary General, Berlin/Cologne
b) Conducting an Arbitration seated in Germany, Dr Richard Happ, Luther, Partner, Hamburg
Comments by: Hilary Heilbron QC, Brick Court Chambers, London
- 5.30 pm - Coffee Break
- 5.45 pm - Panel II: Arbitrating with Germans
Chair: Dr Volker Triebel, Crown Office Chambers, London
a) Technique for efficient decision making used by German trained arbitrators – only by them?
Professor Dr Stefan Kröll, Independent Arbitrator, Cologne
Karyl Nairn QC, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, Partner, London
b) Germans as Parties – a view from across the Channel
Franz T Schwarz, WilmerHale, Partner, London
Robert Hunter, 12 Gray’s Inn Square, London
- 7.00 pm - Closing of the event / Cocktails
This event is accredited for 2.5 CPD points.
For more information visit the German Institution of Arbitration (DIS) website.
How to Book
Please register as soon as possible, but no later than 26 August 2013. Places will be allocated on a “first come first served” basis. Participation is free of charge.
Register online via the German Institution of Arbitration (DIS) website.