ICC YAAF: Sanctions & arbitration – a practical toolkit

08 Nov 2023

Vilnius English
Start: 18.00 (EEST) || End: 19:35 (EEST)

Join us for an interactive and practical discussion on sanctions in arbitration on the eve of the Vilnius Arbitration Day

Followed by a networking apéro, the panel discussion will focus on practical issues typically arising in disputes involving sanctioned parties, both from an arbitrator’s and counsel’s perspective.

As always, this ICC YAAF event will be an ideal forum for young practitioners to exchange knowledge, share their experiences and expand their network.

Who should attend?

  • Academics
  • Lawyers with between 3- and 7-years post-qualification experience, specialised in dispute resolution or interested in arbitration.
  • In-house counsel

(EEST Time Zone)

18:00 – 18:30 

Registration & networking apéro

18:30 – 18:35

Welcoming remarks

Denis Parchajev, ICC YAAF Representative for Europe; Counsel, Motieka, Vilnius 

18:35 – 19:35

Panel discussion on Sanctions & arbitration


  • Ewelina Wętrys, Counsel, DWF, Warsaw
  • Eveli Lume, Partner, Squire Patton Boggs, Berlin
  • Sebastian Lukic, Attorney at Law, Schönherr, Vienna

Moderated by:

  • Iuliana Iancu, ICC YAAF Representative for Europe; Partner, Hanotiau & van den Berg, Brussels

Iuliana Iancu

ICC YAAF Representative for Europe; Partner, Hanotiau & van den Berg, Brussels

Sebastian Lukic

Attorney at Law, Schönherr, Vienna

Eveli Lume

Partner, Squire Patton Boggs, Berlin

Ewelina Wętrys

Counsel, DWF, Warsaw


Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania, Vilnius

Gedimino pr. 51, 01109 Vilnius, Lithuania



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For further information, please contact:

Denis Parchajev

ICC YAAF Representative



Tamara Manasijevic

ICC YAAF Representative



Sophia Zaia

Executive Assistant, ICC Arbitration and ADR, Europe, Dispute Resolution Services



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