What our arbitrators are up to:

Robert P. Armstrong
Larry Banack
Ian Binnie
Edward C. Chiasson
Stan Fisher
Yves Fortier
Thomas G. Heintzman
Doug Jones
John Judge
Coulter A. Osborne
Louise Barrington
Earl A. Cherniak
Barry Leon
John Lorn McDougall
Joseph R. Nuss
Dennis O’Connor
Harry B. Radomski
Marshall Rothstein
Janet Walker
Thomas Webster
Warren Winkler

Arbitrator(s): The Honourable Justice Barry Leon
Event: Inaugural Judicial Insolvency Network (JIN) Conference
Date: October 10 and 11, 2016
Location: Singapore
Details: Justice Leon delivered his paper entitled “Arbitration of Cross-Border Insolvency Disputes” at this inaugural JIN networking conference, in which he remarks that using arbitration for cross-border insolvencies is worth pursuing, but that “we may need to craft a somewhat specialised version”. Read more.

Arbitrator(s): Edward Chiasson
Event: The Advocates’ Society: Arbitration Advocacy
Date: November 25, 2016
Location: Toronto, ON
Details: Justice Chiasson will be part of the faculty for this important educational program. Have all your pressing questions answered about advocacy in commercial arbitrations. This program will focus on advocacy challenges and will provide practical techniques and tools for winning your arbitrations.
Arbitrator(s): Stephen Morrison
Event: The Litigator’s Guide To Real Estate, Construction, and Leasing Disputes
Date: February 10, 2016
Location: Toronto, ON
Details: On February 10, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. EST, Stephen R. Morrison, C. Med, C.Arb, FCIArb and Robert Cohen will co-chair this short course in litigating, mediating or arbitrating real estate, construction, and leasing disputes. For full details please click here.
Arbitrator(s): Stephen Morrison
Event: Advocates’ Society: How to Make Your Arbitration Look Less Like A Trial
Date: February 22, 2016
Location: Toronto, ON
Details: Join the Arbitration & Mediation Advocacy Practice Group for networking and a panel discussion on making your next arbitration look less like a trial. Hear practical tips from both the lawyer’s and the arbitrator’s perspective.

For full details please click here.

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Upcoming Sponsorships

24th International Council for Commercial Arbitration (ICCA) Congress in Sydney

Date: 15-18 April 2018

Arbitration Place is a proud supporting organization for the 2018 ICCA Congress. ICCA is a worldwide nongovernmental organisation devoted to promoting the use and improving the processes of arbitration, conciliation and other forms of resolving international commercial disputes.

The theme for the 24th Congress is Evolution and Adaptation: The Future of International Arbitration. …

Juris Conferences’ Eleventh Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference in Washington, D.C.

Date: 25 April 2017

Arbitration Place is pleased to sponsor the upcoming Eleventh Annual Investment Treaty Arbitration Conference taking place on April 25, 2017 in Washington, D.C. Presented by Juris Conferences LLC, this Conference will tackle the complex developments raised by investor-state arbitration and its intersection with international investments in the technology sector.

For additional programme information and to register, please …

Thirteenth Annual Leading Arbitrators’ Symposium on the Conduct of International Arbitration

Arbitration Place is pleased to sponsor the upcoming Symposium on the Conduct of International Arbitration taking place on April 10, 2017 in Vienna. Presented by Juris Conferences LLC, the Symposium will feature a world-class faculty covering four main topics of importance to counsel, arbitrators and business people who are involved in the resolution of international commercial disputes through arbitration. The preliminary program features:

ICC Institute Masterclass for Arbitrators – Washington, D.C.

ICC Logo DigitalOn behalf of our partner, the ICC Institute, Arbitration Place is pleased to extend you an invitation to register for the upcoming Masterclass for Arbitrators.

This advanced-level training will take place in Washington, D.C. on 13-15 March, 2017, and will provide participants with an opportunity to gain a deeper insight into some of the provisions …

ICC Institute Masterclass for Arbitrators – New York

ICC Logo DigitalThis advanced-level training will take place in New York on February 22-24, 2016 and will give an overview of fundamentals and best practices related to serving as an arbitrator.


Register now to take advantage of the discounted early bird rate before it expires on January 22nd!

Program & speaker highlights:

10th Annual ICC New York Conference

The tenth annual ICC New York Conference will take place on September 21st, 2015. This conference will address current challenges facing institutions, counsel and arbitrators from an ICC perspective. It offers a line-up of top-class, topical discussions and relevant news and is furthermore an excellent opportunity to network.

Who should attend:

Arbitrators, legal practitioners, in-house counsel and academics who wish to learn more about …

Fifth Annual ICC Asia-Pacific Conference

Arbitration Place is excited to announce the Fifth Annual ICC Asia-Pacific Conference. Put on by our partner organization the International Chamber of Commerce, this year’s conference will take place on April 27-28 in San Francisco, California. The conference will feature panelists from leading law firms, arbitration institutions, academia, and other organizations, and will cover many of today’s most pressing challenges and opportunities …

HK Summit – Supporting Organisation‏

Arbitration Place is excited to be a supporting organisation at the HK2015 Summit, put on by the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre and the International Council for Commercial Arbitration. The summit will take place on May 12-14, 2015, and will feature esteemed speakers from all around the world discussing the latest trends in international arbitration.

Click here to …

ICSID: 18th Annual International Arbitration Day

ICSID: 18th Annual International Arbitration Day



Date: February 26-27, 2015
Location: Ronald Reagan Building
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC, USA

Click here to view more information.

Following the repeated success of this event, the annual Arbitration Day has become a must attend event for lawyers in private practice, government and public bodies, in-house counsel, executives involved in international business activities, and …

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