CIArb News

Singapore Branch Appoints New Patron

16 Jan 2019

Justice Quentin Loh was appointed Judicial Commissioner in 2009 and a High Court Judge in 2010. He is currently the Judge in charge of the Singapore International Commercial Court. Before joining Supreme Court, he was Managing Partner of Cooma, Lau & Loh, a firm he co-founded in 1978. He was appointed Senior Counsel in 1999. In 2001, he moved to Rajah & Tann as an Executive Committee member before becoming Deputy Managing Partner in 2003. Until his appointment as a Judicial Commissioner, he was also Director of Maxwell Chambers, a dispute resolution complex located in Singapore.

Attached photo of Justice Loh (right) with Singapore branch Chairman, Chou Sean Yu (middle) and Past President, Richard Tan (left) during the Singapore Member's Night on 21 November 2018.

18 Feb 2019

CIArb YMG launched in the Philippines

The Philippine chapter of CIArb Young Members Group (“CIArb YMG Philippines”) was officially launched on 24 January 2019.

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14 Feb 2019

“Evolution not Revolution”: CIArb sets out its approach to the question of ISDS reform

On 13 February 2019, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators held “Evolution, Not Revolution: CIArb’s Work on Investor State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) Reform at UNCITRAL Working Group III”

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12 Feb 2019

Teams announced for Fox Williams’ Pre-Moot, being held in association with CIArb

The teams have now been announced for the fourth Fox Williams Pre-Moot, organised in association with CIArb on 2 - 3 March 2019.

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