Are you interested in International Arbitration and participating in the Vis Moot?
If so, come along to our online open evening, where we will be joined by head coaches, who will tell you more about our successful International Arbitration course and how you can be part of the Gray’s Inn Team in Vienna.
International Arbitration is a form of alternative dispute resolution where, where an arbitrator or panel of arbitrators are appointed to hear and give an award in an international dispute. The award can be enforced in court.
About the course
Our six week Introduction to International Arbitration course will take place entirely online and will be beneficial for anyone wishing to develop a deeper understanding of the international law, practice and procedure of international arbitration. You must undertake the course to be considered for a place on the Vis team.
Location: Online via Zoom
Date and time: Thursday 27 July, 6pm
Who can attend: Gray’s Inn student Members only
Dress code: Casual
Open to Bar Course and GDL students.
Book via the Gray’s Inn Online System (GIOS).
Online attendance: To validate your online attendance and to have your QS awarded, you will be asked to give us a brief description, in 100 words of the lecture and what learning outcomes you took from it. This is now compulsory.
Qualifying Session (QS): 1 QS
Theme: Preparation for Pupillage, Career Development and Wellbeing
1. The importance of international arbitration in cross-border disputes
2. The importance of international arbitration to the work of the Commercial Court in London and to the English Bar
3. Career opportunities in international arbitration
This QS relates to the following elements of the Professional Statement for Barristers: 1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 4.6
Preparation required: No
Please see Qualifying Sessions for further information.