Steering Committee

  • Mr. Morten Dybro, Kromann Reumert, Aarhus
  • Mr. Fabricio Fortese, University of Stockholm, Stockholm
  • Ms. Marion Paris, Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler, Geneva
  • Ms. Luise Salmuth Lassen, Gorrissen Federspiel, Copenhagen
  • Ms. Nadia Smahi, Bär & Karrer, Geneva
  • Mr. Johan Tufte-Kristensen, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen

Kindly guided by Young ICCA Co-Chair, Mr. Panagiotis Chalkias (White & Case, Geneva), and Young ICCA Events Coordinator, Ms. Ana Coimbra Trigo (PLMJ Advogados, Lisbon).

Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop on Written and Oral Advocacy in International Arbitration

Place: Copenhagen, Denmark

Date: Friday, 5 April 2019 (9am – 6pm)

Venue: Gorrissen Federspiel Advokatpartnerselskab (Axeltorv 2, 1609 Copenhagen)

Young ICCA is pleased to invite you to attend a Skills Training Workshop in Copenhagen on 5 April 2019. The workshop will be hosted by the law firm Gorrissen Federspiel (Axeltorv 2, 1609 Copenhagen).

The topic of the workshop is “Written and Oral Advocacy in International Arbitration”. The workshop will follow the Copenhagen Arbitration Day (https://www.eiseverywhere.com/ereg/index.php?eventid=378768&), an event co-organized by the Danish Institute of Arbitration and the ICC Denmark.

The faculty of this Young ICCA workshop is composed as follows:

  • Emily Hay, Hanotiau & van den Berg, Brussels
  • Steffen Pihlblad, Danish Institute of Arbitration, Copenhagen
  • Hanna Roos, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP, London
  • José Rosell, International Arbitrator, Copenhagen
  • Jens Rostock-Jensen, Kromann Reumert, Copenhagen
  • Andrea Roth, Bär & Karrer, Zurich
  • Jimmy Skjold Hansen, Plesner, Copenhagen
  • Jacob Skude Rasmussen, Gorrissen Federspiel, Copenhagen
  • Åsa Waller, Mannheimer Swartling, Stockholm

Additional information: There are 50 spots available and 20 of them are reserved for Young ICCA members. Participants will generally be confirmed on a first come first served basis. Thanks to the generous support of our sponsors, lunch and coffee breaks, as well as a cocktail reception at a different venue, will be offered to the participants. In addition, accommodation for 20 participants residing outside of Copenhagen in a central hotel for the night of 4 April 2019 (twin bedrooms to be shared) will be provided. Please indicate in your email whether you would like to apply for accommodation.

Application and registration: To apply, please send a short email captioned “Young ICCA Workshop in Copenhagen” stating your interest along with a resume to yiccacopenhagen2019@youngicca.org, and indicate whether you are interested in participating in the mock opening statements sessions that will take place in the afternoon. Please kindly note in this regard that we may not be able to accommodate all requests to deliver opening statements, but that other active roles, such as preparing and drafting the opening statements script, will be available.

All participants are expected to bear their costs of transportation to, from and within Copenhagen, as well as incidental expenses. They are further responsible for any necessary visa arrangements.

Finally, please note that the workshop will be video-recorded for instructional and promotional purposes. By submitting their applications and attending the workshop, the participants agree and consent to being filmed and/or recorded for the purposes of this workshop.

We look forward to seeing you in Copenhagen,



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