CIArb News

In memoriam: Thomas D Halket

02 Dec 2021

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators expresses its sincere condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Thomas D Halket who sadly died on 24 November 2021 after a short illness.

 

Thomas was a Fellow, Chartered Arbitrator and President of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (2019). He was an international arbitrator and mediator for over thirty years and will be a great loss to the ADR community.

 

Read the full obituary published by the New York Times.

30 Jun 2022

Catherine Dixon, CIArb elected to IFCAI Council

On 8 June 2022, the International Federation of Commercial Arbitration Institutions (IFCAI) appointed CIArb’s Director General, Catherine Dixon, to its Council along with several other new Council Members, all of whom are prominent and influential members of the ADR community.

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15 Jun 2022

Lahore Arbitration Declaration ratified at CIArb Pakistan Branch launch

On 27 May 2022, the newly launched CIArb Pakistan Branch held its inaugural Conference on Judicial Perspectives on Domestic and International Arbitration in Pakistan.

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14 Jun 2022

Roebuck Lecture 2022 delivered by the Rt. Hon. Sir Geoffrey Vos

On 8 June 2022, the Master of the Rolls and Head of Civil Justice in England and Wales, the Rt. Hon. Sir Geoffrey Vos delivered the 12th Roebuck Lecture on “Mandating Mediation: The Digital Solution” at 12 Bloomsbury Square to both an in-person and online audience.

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