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 CIArb Mediation Symposium

The CIArb Mediation Symposium remains bookable until Oct. 3 (noon Eastern time). It is hybrid in London and Singapore on...
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Introduction to Arbitration : Manaus Edition

CIArb / CSP Brazil 2022 – Capacity Sharing Program Hybrid (In-person and Virtual) Introduction to Arbitration : Manaus Edition October...
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Introduction to Arbitration : Goiânia Edition

CIArb / CSP Brazil 2022 – Capacity Sharing Program Hybrid (In-person and Virtual) Introduction to Arbitration : Goiânia Edition October...
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Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Americas Conference Confirmed Panels; Early Bird Discounted Registration Now Through 6:59 pm EDT on Sept. 30

CIArb Americas Conference: Arbitration in the Americas – Views from the Profession, the Practice, the Providers, and the Parties We...
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CIArb Americas Conference

Arbitration in the Americas – views from the profession, the practice, the providers and the parties we serve 7 October...
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SAVE THE DATES – April 14-16, 2023, for the NAB Members Retreat in Santa Fe, New Mexico

NAB will hold a Members’ Retreat in Santa Fe, New Mexico from Friday, April 14 - Sunday, April 16, 2023....
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Past Events

People at Work- A Construction Arbitrator’s Tale,” an interview with Arbitrator Albert Bates, Jr.

Wednesday, September 21, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. EDT/10:00 a.m. PDT CIArb-NAB’s monthly webinar series “Ask the Arbitrator” presents “People at...
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Introduction to Arbitration Short-course (CIArb Capacity Sharing Program)

The CIArb/Capacity Sharing Program (CSP) 2022 1-Day session will be held on August 27, in the city of Joao Pessoa,...
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Ever wondered about how best to get and make arbitral appointments?

Thursday, August 25, 2022 | 1:00 PM Eastern (10:00 AM Pacific) Click here to read details This program is free,...
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