Announcement: VII Arbitration School

Ukrainian Arbitration Association invites everyone interested in increasing their international arbitration insight to participate in the 7th Arbitration School, which will be held in Kiev on 9 – 13 May 2019 in offices of the leading Ukrainian and international law firms.

During five days of the School the field experts will share their experience with the participants, reveal some interesting facts, give some pieces of practical advice and information starting  from what lies under the arbitration agreement notion, what the process of arbitration consists of, how arbitrators are appointed and ending with an Arbitration award and how arbitration processes differ depending on a sphere. The School participants will have the opportunity to try Claimants’ and respondents’ roles and get some advice concerning career perspectives. The School offers an interesting interactive format: dynamic lectures, practical tasks and mock cases.

The following speakers & moderators will share their experience:

Ulyana Bardyn, Dentons, New York
Valentine Chessa, CastaldiPartners, Paris
Uliana Cooke, Withers, London
Aliaksandr Danilevich, Danilevich Attorney at Law office, Minsk
Ivanna Dorichenko, Tradaide, London
Anastasiia Dulska, Akin Gump, Geneva

Anna Guillard Sazhko, Shearman & Sterling, Paris
Olga Hamama, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Frankfurt
Oksana Karel, Arzinger, Kyiv
Maria Kostytska, Winston&Strawn, Paris / Washington
Sergii Melnyk, ICC, Paris
Olena Perepelynska, INTEGRITES, Kyiv
Olesya Prantyuk, HABERMAN ILETT, London
Mariia Puchyna, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Paris
Leonid Shmatenko, Lalive, Geneva
Serhii Uvarov, INTEGRITES, Kyiv
Volodymyr Yaremko, Sayenko Kharenko, Kyiv

Jennifer Younan, Shearman & Sterling, Paris
Galina ZukovaBELOT MALAN & ASSOCIES, Paris

Mock Case Coaches:

Krystyna Khripkova, INTEGRITES, Kyiv
Oleksii Maslov, AVELLUM, Kyiv
Vasylyna Odnorih, Vasil Kisil, Kyiv
Oksana Varakina, Winston&Strawn, Paris

Oleksandr VolkovAsters, Kyiv

Applicants should send their application form and essay in English (up to 1000 words) on the topic “How to make your home jurisdiction a better seat of arbitration?” on with the subject: “Arbitration School 2019″.

The deadline for applications is 1 April 9th of April 2019. 

Programme can be found here

Requirements for the essay are here

Participation fee for all participants: UAH 200*.

*The Arbitration School participation is free of charge. The fee is paid to cover the coffee-breaks only. Travel, accommodation and meals expenses are borne by the participants.

Members of the Association can be an individual with a law degree, is a specialist in international commercial arbitration or have a professional interest in international commercial arbitration and share the goals and objectives of the Association. Read more