Welcome to the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
North America Branch

Founded more than a century ago, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) is a global organization comprising more than 16,000 counsel and advocates, neutrals, academics, experts, and other professionals engaged in the practice, promotion, facilitation, and development of all forms of private dispute resolution.

The North America Branch (NAB) is an integral part of the CIArb network and provides our members with globally recognized certification programs, a wide variety of other professional ADR training options, a forum for the exchange of ideas and in-depth examination of ADR topics, and networking opportunities with the finest minds in domestic and international arbitration and mediation in our local Chapters, at the Branch level, and around the world.

Upcoming Events and Featured Programs

The Global Arbitration Review is hosting its GAR Live New York 2021 Program

The Global Arbitration Review is hosting its GAR Live New York 2021 Program in New York City on October 7....
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Accelerated Route to Fellowship (International Arbitration) Assessment – Miami FL December 2021

December 10 and 11, 2021 Plus Exam Presented and Organized by: The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators’ Canada, New York and...
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Webinar 3 – Potential Alternatives to Arbitration in ISDS

UNCITRAL Working Group III- Reform or Replace the Investor-State Dispute Settlement System? Webinar 3 – Potential Alternatives to Arbitration in...
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NEW PROGRAM EXPANDS ARBITRATION TRAINING ACROSS BRAZIL

CIArb’s North America (NAB) and Brazil Branches, and the University of Miami Join Forces on Capacity Sharing Program Brazil has...
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Past Events

Webinar 2 – Should Global Institutions be held to their Mandates under ISDS?

UNCITRAL Working Group III- Reform or Replace the Investor-State Dispute Settlement System? Webinar 2 - Should Global Institutions be held...
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Issues in International Intellectual Property Disputes- the New, the Longstanding and the Ugly

July 14, 2021, at 12 P.M. ET/ 9 A.M. PT Join an interactive discussion of the unique issues that can...
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Webinar 3: The Paris Agreement, Carbon Emissions Trading, and Enforcing Net Zero Obligations

 Climate Change, Decarbonization, and International Dispute Resolution  Webinar 3:  The Paris Agreement, Carbon Emissions Trading, and Enforcing Net Zero Obligations...
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