The organizers of the Russian Arbitration Day — 2015 announced the successful completion of the speakers’ selection procedure

The moderators of the Russian Arbitration Day — 2015 announced about completion of the competitive selection of the conference speakers. From dozens of applications only the best were chosen, the key criteria being a deep theoretical insight into the materials, their practical value and novelty. Following a thorough consideration of the draft reports the following participants were named:

  • О.А. Vishnevskaya, Senior Associate of “Egorov, Puginsky, Afanasiev & Partners” law firm, Master of Laws (Master in International Dispute Settlement), Geneva (Switzerland);
  • L. Davydenko, attorney, Master of Laws, “Muranov, Chernyakov & Partners law firm”, speaker of the International Commercial Arbitration Court and the Maritime Arbitration Commission at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, editor of the CIS Arbitration Forum;
  • M. Mutay, Senior Research Fellow of the Institute of Legislation and Comparative Law, comparative law research center, attorney of the Attorneys’ Chamber of the Moscow region;
  • А. Pentsov, Master of Laws, Senior Associate of “FRORIEP” firm, Geneva (Switzerland);
  • Е.V. Plokhenko, Juris Doctor, Boston, Massachusetts, USA), lawyer in the Paris-based office of “King & Spalding” firm, France;
  • I. Suspitsyna, ACIArb, Senior Associate of the international commercial arbitration practice “KIAP”, Attorneys at Law, Master of Laws (Stockholm University);
  • Е.А. Fedotova, lawyer in the London-based office of “Simmons & Simmons LLP” firm, Master of Laws (University College London), London (Great Britain).

The organizers wish to thank all those who took part in the competitive selection.

The conference reports will also be given by the invited speakers:

  • Jacomijn D. van Haersolte-van Hof, the General Director of the London Court of International Arbitration;
  • V. Yarkov, Doctor of Laws, Professor, head of the chair of civil procedure of the Urals State Law University, honored researcher of the Russian Federation;
  • Arthur Rovine, Professor of Fordham University (New York, USA);
  • Kent Phillips, co-head of the arbitration practice and partner in the Singapore office of “Berwin Leighton Paisner” firm;
  • Maxi Scherer, Doctor of Laws, Senior Lecturer in the School of International Arbitration, Queen Mary University (London), special counsellor in “Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP” law firm (London, Great Britain).

The preliminary program of the Russian Arbitration Day — 2015 may be viewed here.

The conference will take place in the Congress-center of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation (Moscow) on 21 May 2015.