ICC YAF: The Unwritten Rules of a Career in International Arbitration

18 Jan 2022

Online English
14:00 (CET)

Join this ICC YAF webinar dedicated to the soft skills arbitration practitioners need in order to build a strong career. Learn from prominent practitioners:

  • How to get your first clients and build solid client relationships;
  • How to get visibility and supervisory roles within the team/firm;
  • How to follow up with people you meet professionally;
  • How to transition to a different type of arbitration career (e.g., from an arbitral institution to a law firm, or academia);and 
  • How to find and create the right work structure for you.

Who should attend?

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

*CET Time Zone

14:00-14:10

Introduction by the moderators:

  • Iuliana Iancu, ICC YAF Representative for Europe and Russia; Partner, Hanotiau & van den Berg, Brussels
  • Emily Hay, Counsel, Hanotiau & van den Berg, Brussels and Singapore

14:10-15:20

Panel discussion

  • Vanessa Foncke, Partner, Jones Day, Brussels
  • Baiju Vasani, Head of Arbitration, Ivanyan & Partners, London and Moscow
  • Ema Vidak Gojkovic, Independent counsel and arbitrator, New York City
  • Gabriele Ruscalla, Senior Associate, Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick, Paris

15:20-15:30

Closing remarks

Vanessa Foncke

Partner, Jones Day, Brussels

Emily Hay

Counsel, Hanotiau & van den Berg, Brussels and Singapore

Gabriele Ruscalla

Senior Associate, Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick, Paris

Baiju Vasani

Head of Arbitration, Ivanyan & Partners, London and Moscow

Ema Vidak Gojkovic

Independent counsel and arbitrator, New York City

Date and venue

18 January 2022

Online

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For further information, please contact:

Iuliana Iancu

ICC YAF Representative for Europe and Russia;

Partner, Hanotiau & van den Berg

Organiser