CIArb News

Call for Arbitrators to join new UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement panels

26 Apr 2021

The deadline is approaching to express your interest in being considered as an Arbitrator under the UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement (TCA) dispute mechanisms. The United Kingdom government is seeking suitably qualified people to appoint to lists of arbitrators and expert panellists – those interested must submit their application by 11.59pm on 2 May 2021.

The Cabinet Office Call for Expressions of Interest sets out the details of this opportunity and includes comprehensive information on the eligibility requirements and the selection and appointment process. There is no requirement for applicants to be UK nationals.

To be considered, applicants must submit the following to TCAdisputesettlement@cabinetoffice.gov.uk by 11.59pm (UK time) on 2 May 2021:

  • a cover letter (1,000 words maximum)
  • a CV (3 single-sided pages maximum), noting all nationalities held by the candidate
  • two professional reference contacts who must provide written statements on request
  • a completed declaration form (available on the EoI webpage)

Any questions regarding the process should be submitted to TCAdisputesettlement@cabinetoffice.gov.uk.

01 Feb 2023

Inaugural message from John Bassie, Ciarb President

John Bassie JP LLM FCIArb C.Arb sets out his vision and priorities as Ciarb President 2023. 

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16 Jan 2023

Unleashing the Arbitration Project Manager Within

Amanda Lee FCIArb, Arbitrator and Consultant at Costigan King, London, shares her thoughts on the importance of project management in ADR today. Ciarb’s Principles of Project Management Applied to Arbitration is an on-demand course led by Amanda.

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13 Jan 2023

Hot topics for international maritime arbitration in 2023

We asked George Lambrou FCIArb for his views on what international maritime arbitration holds in 2023. George is the Course Director for CIArb's Virtual Diploma in International Maritime Arbitration which starts on 5 April 2023.

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