Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM EDT
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Hogan Lovells 
600 Brickell Ave
Suite 2700
Miami, FL 33131

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Jim Reiman 
Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, North American Branch 
Tel: +1 (847) 784-8100  (Office)
+1 (847) 778-2195  (Cell)

Introduction to International Arbitration Miami, FL April 28, 2019


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This one-day Introduction class is designed for young practitioners or LLM degree students wishing to learn the fundamentals of international commercial arbitration.  The course introduces concepts and principles of international commercial arbitration practice and is sufficient to qualify for the level of Associate of the CIArb, which entitles individuals to use the ACIArb credential after their names.

The program provides unrivaled training in international arbitration, both for those who wish to assist counsel representing clients in international arbitration proceedings and for those who aspire to eventual appointments as arbitrators.  Topics to be covered include: 

Comparison of dispute resolution alternatives

Why arbitration

The law of international arbitration:  legal systems and rules

The Seat, and why it’s important

The arbitration agreement and importance of its scope

How a tribunal is empaneled (including challenges and replacements)

Powers of an arbitrator

Organizing the proceedings

Types of awards

Internationally Renowned Faculty:
Carlos F. Concepción, FCIArb


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The Accelerated Route to Fellowship (International Arbitration) Assessment registration fees are as follows:

$150.00–  General attendees 
$100.00 – Current LLM students

Fee includes all workshop materials, coffee, refreshments, continental breakfast, lunch on April 28, 2019.  For applicants requiring a Visa Letter there is an additional cost of $75 (to defray expenses).

Cancellation:  A cancellation fee of $50 will be charged if cancellation is prior to April 1, 2019.  No tuition refunds will be made if cancellation is after April 1, 2019 

Timing and Scheduling

The program will commence at 8:30 a.m. Sunday morning, April 28, 2019 and will conclude at 5:00 PM that same day.  Additionally, all participants will be required to submit written answers to ques-tions within a stated period of time following the program.

We are anticipating strong demand for this program and would ask that you register at the earliest possible date. 


Hogan Lovells
600 Brickell Ave
Suite 2700
Miami, FL 33131
Telephone: +1-202-861-1770


Feel free to contact any of these nearby hotels no arrangments have been made regarding pricing:

Hampton Inn & Suites Miami Brickell Downtown
50 SW 12th St, Miami, FL 33130 
(305) 377-9400

Hyatt Regency Miami
400 SE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33131
(305) 358-1234

Kimpton EPIC Hotel
270 Biscayne Blvd Way, Miami, FL 33131
(305) 424-5226

Mandarin Oriental, Miami
500 Brickell Key Dr, Miami, FL 33131
(305) 913-8288

JW Marriott Marquis Miami
255 Biscayne Blvd Way, Miami, FL 33131
(305) 421-8600


JW Marriott Miami
1109 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL 33131
(305) 329-3500

Conrad Miami
1395 Brickell Ave, Miami, FL 33131
(305) 503-6500

Continuing Education (CLE)
Application for CLE credits is being made for Florida and other states.  Forms for filing in other states will be provided. CLE credits earned are between 6 and 8 credits depending upon the state.

The workshops will commence at 9:00 AM on Friday, September 14, 2018 and conclude at 5:00 PM on Saturday, September 15, 2018.  The award writing examinations will commence at 9:00 a.m. and conclude at 1:00 PM on Sunday, September 16, 2018.


There will be a cocktail and dinner for Candidates and Faculty on Friday, September 14, 2018 starting at 6:30 p.m.