This is an online event jointly hosted by CIArb’s European Branch, Netherlands Chapter, Jones Day Amsterdam and Conway Advocaten and Attorneys-at-law. The event is titled ‘Cultural differences in advocacy in international arbitration’, hosted and moderated by Ms. Marijke Lengyel MCIArb, Chair of the Dutch Chapter and Senior Counsel with Conway & Partners, Rotterdam; and Mr. Niels van Loon FCIArb, Counsel Global Disputes with Jones Day, Amsterdam. The event take will place on 12 November 2020 at 3.00pm (GMT) / 4.00pm (CET).
The main topic of this webinar is on how ‘Cultural Differences between parties, counsel and arbitrators or mediators can affect both proceedings and outcomes in international dispute resolution’. Cultural Differences often play an unseen but significant role in how the opposing party or arbitrators are approached, how they respond, in written submissions, conducting negotiations, witness examinations and oral hearings.
- Ms Marieke van Hooijdonk MCIArb, partner at Allen and Overy LLP, Amsterdam;
- Mr Paul Tan MCIArb, partner with Clifford Chance, Singapore;
- Mr Nathan O’Malley, partner with MusickPeeler, Los Angeles.
Cost(s): Access to this event is free for CIArb’s members and non-members, however, pre-registration is required.
Registration: To register, please send an email to branch Chair, Ms Marijke Lengyel MCIArb at firstname.lastname@example.org.