06 Jun 2024

The MENA Region: Reshaping International Arbitration

Date and Time

Thursday 6 June, 11.00am (registration from 10.30am) to 12.30pm


39 Essex Chambers, 81 Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1DD

The Event

Chambers is delighted to host an event with ADGM for London International Disputes Week 2024.

Developments in international arbitration in the MENA region continue apace. With new arbitration laws; new rules and the ongoing extensive investment in mega projects across the region 
now is the time to update your knowledge of latest developments in the region.

In this practical session, the Panel discussion will include:

  • the launch of the new arbitration centre in Abu Dhabi
  • the introduction of the Civil Transactions law in KSA and its impact on arbitration
  • the latest on DIAC rules and recent cases from Dubai Courts on arbitral award enforcement 
  • what progress is being made in ADR, including mediation and dispute boards

Hear from our panel of experts, active in the region - Lindy Patterson KCMarion Smith KCAdam Robb KC; Vivek Kapoor all from 39 Essex Chambers and Sami Tannous, Freshfields and Court Member, arbitrateAD.


Please reserve a space at LIDW official website at: HERE.

*Speakers and topics are subject to change.

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