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

Coming Soon…

CIArb-NAB presents Guest speakers, Dana MacGrath, President, ArbitalWomen, and Co-Chair of Arbitration Pledge USA Subcommittee and, Jackie van Haersolte-van Hof,...
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Webinar: Voluntary Carbon Markets and International Dispute Resolution

Thursday, July 14, 2022, at 12:00 p.m. EDT/10:00 a.m. PDT The Young Members Group of CIArb NAB presents the webinar,...
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CAPACITY SHARING PROGRAM SET FOR BRAZIL OCTOBER 10 -14

Brazil has become one of the most dynamic arbitration markets in the world. CIARb’s North America (NAB) and Brazil Branches,...
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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. The...
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Past Events

Webinar: Russia – Ukraine: The Credit and Political Risk Impact

Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at 3:00 p.m. EDT/12:00 p.m. PDT CIArb NAB presents webinar, “Russia – Ukraine: The Credit and...
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VIRTUAL HAPPY HOUR WITH SPECIAL GUESTS AT THE SIAC

We are delighted to warmly invite all NAB Members to join us for a virtual networking happy hour with Ms...
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THIRD-PARTY DISCOVERY IN ARBITRATION: JUDICIAL AND ARBITRAL PERSPECTIVES

Arbitration offers several advantages over litigation. One of them is time and expense, a benefit that partly comes from a...
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