The training will be held in London and will deal with

  • what to expect in terms of procedure and substance when arbitrating an investment dispute;
  • prepare counsel representing claimants on what needs to be taken into consideration before initiating an arbitration against a State;
  • prepare counsel representing States on the challenges they will face and how to overcome them in defending investment claims;
  • provide the perspective of a seasoned investment arbitrator; consider the importance of selecting the right arbitrator and means and ways of doing so;
  • provide an enhanced understanding of jurisdictional issues through participation in a moot arbitration;
  • highlight techniques and tools for effective advocacy in investment arbitration;
  • provide practical guidelines on cross-examination;
  • discuss how to navigate key substantive issues;
  • review available remedies in investment arbitration and their standards of compensation; and
  • deal with issues arising in the calculation of damages.

Alejandro López Ortiz will be speaking on "Standards of Compensation in Investment Arbitration".

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