ICDR Y&I Seminar for Young Practitioners

Event Date: 20 September 2012

ICDR Y&I Seminar for Young Practitioners

Two Rapid-Fire Discussions on

International Arbitration and Mediation



Hosted by:

Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation

3rd Floor, Iliyinka Street, 6

Moscow, Russia

4:30 pm Registration

5:00 – 5.15 pm Welcome and Introduction

Aleksey Kostin

International Commercial Arbitration Court at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation (ICAC), Moscow

Miroslava Schierholz

International Centre for Dispute Resolution Young & International, New York


5:15 – 6.15 pm Panel I

Effective Advocacy in International Arbitration – How to Present a Persuading Case

Panelists: Ivan Marisin, (Keynote Speech)

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP, Moscow

Andrey Astapov, AstapovLawyers International Law Group, Moscow

Noradèle Radjai, Lalive, Geneva

Andrey Zelenin, Lidings, Moscow


Moderator: Kristoffer Löf, Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå AB, Stockholm


6:15 – 6:35 pm Coffee Break


6:35 – 7:35 pm Panel II

Are You Ready for International Mediation? A Practical Introduction to International Mediation

Panelists: Dmitri Davidenko, Muranov Chernyakov & Partners Law Firm, Moscow

Marina Kaldina, Basic Element Company, Moscow

Bruce Macaulay, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, London

Irena Vanenkova, International Mediation Institute, The Hague


Moderator: Anna Kozmenko, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP, New York


7.35 – 7:45 pm Closing Remarks


Aleksey Zhiltsov

Private Law Research Centre at the President of the Russian Federation; Russian School of Private Law, Moscow


8:00 pm Buffet Dinner and Reception

Details to Be Announced at Program


This event is free of charge. Please note this program is in English with no simultaneous translation provided.


If you would like to attend the seminar please contact Mandy Sawier at SawierM@adr.org to obtain a registration form.