CIArb News

Winner CIArb YMG Kenya Essay Competition announced

21 Feb 2019

CIArb YMG Kenya is delighted to announce the winner of its inaugural Essay Competition -  Eric Thige MCIArb. The winner received a cash prize of Kes 35,000 which was given by the CIArb Kenya Chairperson, Mr Calvin Nyachoti, FCIArb Chartered Arbitrator

The competition was sponsored by Professor Tom Ojienda and Associates, a leading Law firm in Nairobi. It was judged by CIArb Africa Trustee, Dr Kariuki Muigua FCIArb.

Eric has been a Member of CIArb for 5 years and is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya.  Eric practices commercial and civil litigation, arbitration and mediation.

Commenting on his membership of CIArb, Eric shared that he has benefitted from the networking events with colleagues who are willing to share their experiences and mentor him. Further, the local branch offers great support with reading materials, and referrals to senior arbitrators, for consultation with on arbitration matters.

Eric aims to become a Fellow of CIArb and eventually a Chartered Arbitrator while at the same time imparting his knowledge and experiences on other arbitration practitioners.

17 May 2019

Forthcoming courses in Cyprus

CIArb’s Cyprus Branch is delighted to offer two courses which will take place within the next months.

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17 May 2019

Leading Parliamentarian becomes Associate of CIArb

CIArb is pleased to announce that John Howell MP, the Member of Parliament for the Henley constituency, has become an Associate of the Institute.

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17 May 2019

Call for workshop abstracts for Mediation Symposium 2019

CIArb is delighted to invite you to submit abstracts (300 - 500 words) to lead workshops at its Mediation Symposium this year.

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