ICC YAF: Pre-Moot Guerrilla Tactics in Arbitral Hearings

03 Sep 2021

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09:00 (San José) | 10:00 (Bogotá/Lima) | 12:00 (Buenos Aires/Sao Paulo) | 17:00 (CEST)
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ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) organizes a conference to provide guerrilla tactics to prepare participants for the ICC Costa Rica Moot. In the event, oratory tactics will be taught as well as common mistakes and winning strategies.

This ICC YAF conference is organized on the occasion of the ICC Costa Rica Moot.

Who should attend?

This conference is aimed at young arbitration practitioners of approximately 40 years or under: counsel, arbitrators, corporate counsel, or academics. The ICC YAF Conference is an ideal forum for young practitioners to exchange thoughts on international arbitration and to enrich their network in the region.

San José, Costa Rica Time Zone

09:00 – 09:15

Welcoming remarks

  • Silvia Trejos Zamora, ICC YAF Representative for Latin America 2021-2023; Senior Associate, LPA Legal, San José

09:15 – 10:45

Guerrilla Tactics in arbitral hearings

Speakers:

  • David Orta, Partner, Quinn Emanuel Trial Lawyers, Washington D.C.
  • Sebastián SalazarPartner, Rincón Cuellar & Asociados, Bogota

Moderated by:

  • María José YglesiasDean, Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología - ULACIT, San José

10:45 – 11:30

Yays and Nays in arbitral hearings

Speakers:

  • Julieta Ovalle PiedraPartner, Bufete Ovalle Favela, S.C., Mexico City
  • Cristián Conejero, Partner, CUATRECASAS, Santiago de Chile

Moderated by:

  • Mauricio RapsoAssociate, ECIJA, San Jose
11:30 – 11:45

Q & A Session

11:45 – 12:00

Concluding remarks

  • Geraldina Mendoza Laínez, ICC YAF Representative for Latin America; Partner, Novis Estudio Legal, San José / Guatemala City

Cristián Conejero

Partner, CUATRECASAS, Santiago de Chile

Geraldina Mendoza Laínez

ICC YAF Representative for Latin America; Partner, Novis Estudio Legal, San José / Guatemala City

David Orta

Partner, Quinn Emanuel Trial Lawyers, Washington D.C.

Julieta Ovalle Piedra

Partner, Bufete Ovalle Favela, S.C., Mexico City

Mauricio Rapso

Associate, ECIJA, San Jose

Sebastían Salazar

Partner, Rincón Cuellar & Asociados, Bogota

Silvia Trejos Zamora

ICC YAF Representative for Latin America 2021-2023; Senior Associate, LPA Legal, San José

María José Yglesias

Dean, Universidad Latinoamericana de Ciencia y Tecnología - ULACIT, San José

For further information, please contact:

Katherine Lievano

Project Manager

Organiser

Partner

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