CIArb News

In memoriam: Ben Beaumont

14 Mar 2023

On behalf of everyone at Ciarb we express our sincere condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Ben Beaumont who has sadly died.

Ben Beaumont FRICS C.Arb FCIArb was a barrister at Garden Court Chambers. He had over 35 years’ experience in dispute resolution practising as an international arbitrator, mediator, adjudicator and party representative.

Ben joined Ciarb in 1977, became a Chartered Arbitrator in 1980, was an elected member of the council from 1983 to 1997, and was founding Chair of the Ciarb Thames Valley Branch. He was, for over 30 years, a respected and much valued member of Ciarb’s teaching faculty.

He will be missed.


25 May 2023

Shaping the Future: A Recap of the Ciarb Qatar Conference & AGM 2023

The Ciarb Qatar Conference & Annual General Meeting (AGM) 2023 brought together over 400 esteemed professionals, experts, and thought leaders in the field of arbitration for a remarkable event filled with knowledge sharing, inspiring moments, and collaborative discussions. Held on 10 May 2023 at Four Seasons Hotel, Doha, the conference showcased a diverse range of panels, engaging speakers, and networking opportunities that left a lasting impact on attendees.


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17 May 2023

Ciarb launches new Guideline on Multiparty Arbitration

Ciarb launched its new Guideline on Multiparty Arbitration at a reception at 12 Bloomsbury Square last night, 16 May organised during London International Disputes Week.


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17 May 2023

UK Government signs the Singapore Convention on Mediation

The UK Government signed the Singapore Convention on Mediation (the Convention) on 3 May 2023.


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