Workshop Venue Information

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Berlin offices of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Potsdamer Platz 1

Berlin 10785

Workshop Sponsors

Strategy Considerations in International Arbitration

 Hosted by Young ICCA and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP with kind support of the German Institution of Arbitration (DIS) and CMS Hasche Sigle.

24 October 2012, 9:00am – 1:00pm

Post-Event Report

To read a full report on the workshop by Ghada Qaisi Audi, please click on the link below:

Young ICCA Berlin Workshop: Post-Event Report »


9:00 - 9:15               Welcome, Introduction and Opening Remarks

First Session:       Strategy Consideration prior to the Hearing

9:15 - 9:45               Getting started: Evaluation of the case, factual background, client’s priorities and interests

9:45 – 10:15            Setting the rules of the game

10:15 – 10:45          Written submissions: Fighting the case on paper

10:45 - 11:15           Tea/Coffee Break

Second Session: Strategy Considerations at the Hearing

11:15 – 11:45          Evaluate your audience: Who are the arbitrators and representatives of the opposing party?

11:45 - 12:15           Tricks and hints for an impressive presentations

12:15 - 12:45           The last impression lasts: Choosing effective closing arguments and/or post-hearing memorials

12:45 - 13:00           Closing

13:00-14:00             Lunch

Steering Committee

Ruth Mosch, Member of the DIS Executive Committee

Tom Christopher Pröstler, Fellow, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Olga Troshchenovych, Associate, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Frankfurt

Dr. Philipp K. Wagner, Partner, Weitnauer, Berlin

Kindly guided by Niuscha Bassiri, Partner, Hanotiau & Van Den Berg, Belgium and Maria Lokajova, Associate, Squire Sanders, Prague; Events Coordinator of Young ICCA