Presented and Organized by: The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, North America Branch (CIArb)
Event Co-Sponsors: American Bar Association Forum on Construction Law; Hogan Lovells

The two-day Accelerated Route to Member program is designed for practitioners with a fair knowledge of basic legal principles and dispute resolution mechanisms. The course introduces concepts and principles of international commercial arbitration practice and is sufficient to qualify for the level of Member of the CIArb, which entitles individuals to use the MCIArb credential after their names.

The program provides unrivalled training in international arbitration, both for those who wish to appear as counsel in international arbitration proceedings and for those who wish to start to build a foundation for eventual appointment as an arbitration. Topics to be covered include:

• Comparison of dispute resolution alternatives
• Why arbitration
• The law of international arbitration: legal systems and rules
• Jurisdictional challenges
• Duties of an arbitrator and panel
• Powers of an arbitrator
• Types of awards

American Bar Association Forum on Construction Law; Hogan Lovells

Hogan Lovells
600 Brickell Avenue
Suite 2700
Miami, FL 33131