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

Introduction to International Arbitration Associates’ Course

Introduction to International Arbitration Associates’ Course  April 9 and 10, 2021 11:30am - 3:00pm US ET Download Brochure |REGISTER NOW...
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Feb. 23- NAB Webinar on DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion) in ADR

The North American Branch proudly presents this webinar about Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives to expand the number of...
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CIArb YMG World Tour

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators' Young Members Group (YMG) ADR World Tour: Arbitration and Mediation as a Global Force for...
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Past Events

Report on Diversity & Inclusiveness

A top priority of the Branch leadership team elected last April was to create a culture of inclusiveness in all...
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Young Members Group

CIArb’s Young Members Group (YMG) brings together dispute resolution practitioners below the age of 40 as well as students interested...
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Featured Members