On 4 March 2015, LLU Director, David Caruso, and LLU Secretary, Charlotte Thomas, were invited to the re-launch of the South Australian Chapter of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators hosted by the University of Adelaide Law School. The Litigation Law Unit provided logistical support to the launch including facilitating the recording of the keynote address delivered by Mr Neil Kaplan CBE QC SBS, which is available for download here: CIArb Launch – Kaplan Keynote
Mr Neil Kaplan CBE QC SBS is an eminent international arbitrator in the fields of commercial, infrastructural and treaty law. Mr Kaplan has been engaged for over 40 years in dispute resolution as a barrister in England, a government lawyer in Hong Kong, a practising Queen’s Counsel in Hong Kong, and a Judge of the Supreme Court of Hong Kong in charge of the Construction and Arbitration List. Since 1995, he has practised solely as an international arbitrator.
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators has 13,000 members worldwide. It provides education, training and accreditation for arbitrators, mediators and adjudicators and the Australian branch offers its members a globally recognised qualification and access to an international professional community.
The LLU is pleased to support the re-launch of CIArb (South Australia), please visit the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators in Australia for more information.