CIArb News

In memoriam: John Arthur FCIArb

25 Aug 2022

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators is deeply saddened to announce the death of John Arthur FCIArb, Chair of the CIArb Australian Branch. John Arthur died last week following a motorcycle accident. He leaves behind his wife and four daughters.

John was Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, a barrister and member of the Victorian Bar of over 30 years. He had been a National Councillor of the Australian Branch of CIArb since September 2014 and previously its Treasurer (May 2017 – April 2020) and Company Secretary (October 2014 to May 2018).

Catherine Dixon, Director General, says, “John Arthur made a significant and outstanding contribution to the global Alternative Dispute Resolution community throughout his career. He will be greatly missed by us all. Our deepest condolences go out to his family and those close to him.”

Read the full obituary published by the Victorian Bar.

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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