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Steering Committee:

Laura Jimenez Jaimez, Ashurst, Dubai
Amr Omran, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Dubai
Fatima Balfaqeeh, Independent Arbitrator, UAE
Yaye Diabate, Shearman & Sterling, Abu Dhabi
Robert Stephen, DIFC-LCIA Arbitration Centre, Dubai
Sergejs Dilevka, Al Tamimi & Co, Dubai
Faris Shehabi, HFW, Dubai

Kindly guided by:

Camilla Gambarini, Withers, London, Young ICCA Co-Chair
Sara Koleilat-Aranjo, Al Tamimi & Co, Dubai , Young ICCA Events Coordinator

Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop on Document Management and Production in International Arbitration: Perspectives from Civil and Common Law

Date: 17 November 2019
Time: 9:00 - 14:00
Venue: Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Dubai International Financial Centre


We are pleased to invite you to attend an exciting Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop taking place from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm on 17 November 2019 at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), United Arab Emirates.

The topic of the workshop is “Document Management and Production in International Arbitration: Perspectives from Civil and Common Law". Guest of honour speaker will be Mr Jan Paulsson, Founding Partner, Three Crowns LLP. Mr Essam Al Tamimi, Founder and Senior Partner, Al Tamimi & Co, will deliver the closing address.

The distinguished speakers will speak over two sessions. The first will compare document production from the different legal traditions. The second session will look at insights and examples of document production in practice.

A networking lunch sponsored by Al Tamimi & Company & DIFC- LCIA will follow the workshop.

Confirmed faculty members include:

Lindy Patterson QC, 39 Essex Chambers, UK
Alec Emmerson, Independent Arbitrator, UAE
Helen Graham, General Counsel, Dutco Group, UAE
Professor Mohamed Abdel Wahab,Zulficar & Partners, Egypt
Kim Rosenberg, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Dubai
Michael Patchett-Joyce, Ely Place Chambers, UK
Thomas R. Snider, Al Tamimi & Co, Dubai
Robert Stephen, DIFC-LCIA Arbitration Centre, Dubai
Karim Nassif, LPA-CGR Avocats, Dubai
Alexander G. Leventhal, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, Paris

The full programme is available at the following address: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/young-icca-skills-training-workshop-tickets-75124091179 

There are 40 spots available to attend the event and 20 spots are reserved for Young ICCA Members. Attendance is cost-free. All participants are expected to bear their costs of transportation to, from and within Dubai, as well as incidental expenses. Participants are responsible for any necessary visa arrangements.

You can send your expression of interest, along with your CV, to events@tamimi.com and include in the subject line “Young ICCA Dubai".


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