University of Nottingham Commercial Law Centre

A Talk on Arbitral Proceedings

LG11 Trent Buidling
Tuesday 14th November 2023 (15:00-17:00)

Speaker: Mr Bart Wasiak, Senior Associate, Arnold & Porter and UNCLC Associate Practitioner  

Mr Bart Wasiak is a Senior Associate at Arnold & Porter in London and an Associate Practitioner at the University of Nottingham Commercial Law Centre. He is also an alumni of the School of Law, University of Nottingham. Bart’s practice focuses on representing sovereign States and private-sector clients in high-stakes international arbitration proceedings. To date, he has served as counsel in more than 20 investment-treaty arbitrations under the ICSID and UNCITRAL arbitration rules. He has advised clients in relation to a broad range of disputes, including in the energy, banking, mining and shipping sectors. Mr. Wasiak is a Co-Chair of the ABA International Arbitration Committee. He frequently speaks and writes on international law subjects, and is recognised for his expertise in both public international law and international arbitration.

Chair: Dr Reza Beheshti, University of Nottingham   

About the seminar

Bart will talk about the ‘Arbitral Proceedings in International settings’ on 14 November and will cover the following topics: key events in an international commercial arbitration; commencement of arbitral proceedings; specific duties and powers of arbitrators; interim measures of protection; transnational arbitral procedure.


University of Nottingham Commercial Law Centre

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