Arbitration in Times of International Conflicts

Warsaw will gather the world’s most reputed arbitration lawyers to discuss practical implications of international arbitration in times of international conflicts. Given the present geopolitical context and recent threatening cases involving e.g. Crimea, Timor Leste, Kosovo and the activities of the IS, arbitration practitioners face a plenty of salient theoretical and practical issues relating to international arbitration which they will discuss at the Conference “Arbitration in Times of International Conflicts” in late May.

Time and date: 27 May, 12:00-16:30 CET

Venue: Pałac Prymasowski, 13-15 Senatorska Str., Warsaw

Globally recognized arbitration practitioners from top tier law firms, including Clifford Chance, Cohausz & Florack, Dechert, Freshfields, K&L Gates, Luther, Sayenko Kharenko, WilmerHale and Winston&Strawn, will share their insights into the topical issues of international treaty arbitration and international commercial arbitration.


The conference is organized by the Polish-Ukrainian Chapter of the Spanish Arbitration Club in co-operation with the Lewiatan Court of Arbitration and the Institute of Legal Studies of the Polish Academy of Science.

Please see the full program here.

The event is free of charge, however, registration is required. In order to register, please send an e-mail to providing your name, surname, contact details and professional association.

The event is associated with the International Conference for Promoting Arbitration 2015 Dispute Resolution in M&A/JV Transactions, which is taking place in Warsaw on 28–29 May 2015. In order to learn more and register for this event, please go to:

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