20 Essex Street Chambers, 4 Pump Court, 7 King's Bench Walk, HFW, Quadrant Chambers, Reed Smith, South Square, Stephenson Harwood, the London Maritime Arbitrators Association
This highly interactive event includes two linked panel sessions and a Question Time (Q&A) session, presenting the key choices that London offers as a centre for international shipping dispute resolution and exploring some topical issues.
By reference to arbitration, litigation, and mediation of shipping disputes from the perspective of the client, the lawyer, the arbitrator, the mediator, and the judiciary, we will look at how London is equipped to meet future challenges in servicing the continuing needs of the industry so as to remain an attractive jurisdiction for international shipping disputes.
Confirmed speakers and moderators include: Lord Clarke of Stone-cum-Ebony (key note speaker), Julia Dias QC (7KBW) (panel 1 moderator), Clare Ambrose (20 Essex Street) (panel 2 moderator), Ian Gaunt (LMAA), Bruce Harris (LMAA), Stephen Hofmeyr QC (7KBW), Nicholas Vineall QC (4 Pump Court), Simon Kverndal QC (Quadrant Chambers), Mark Arnold QC (South Square), Thomas Raphael QC (20 Essex Street), George Eddings (Partner, HFW), Jonathan Webb (Partner, HFW), Andrew Taylor (Partner, Reed Smith), Mike Phillips (Partner, Stephenson Harwood), Simon Leslie (Associate Director, A Bilbrough & Co Ltd), and Francis Sarre (CLO, Compagnie Maritime Belge).
Registration and catering: Registration and networking will commence at 9:30 am, in time for a prompt 10:00 am start. A buffet lunch will be available after the session, sponsored by HFW, Quadrant Chambers, 7KBW, and 20 Essex Street.
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