Columbia International Arbitration Association Hosts Annual Conference
New York, March 26, 2013—More than a dozen experts gathered recently at Columbia Law School’s fourth annual Columbia Arbitration Day to highlight the state of enforcement of arbitration rulings and the remedies available to parties in the international arbitration setting.
|Columbia Arbitration Day Co-Chair Niklas Elofsson '13 LL.M.|
|Columbia Arbitration Day Co-Chair Phillip Lee '13|
The speakers on Bermann’s panel were Patricia Shaughnessy of Stockholm University, Todd Weiler, an arbitrator based in Canada, and Anne Marie Whitesell, of counsel at the law firm of Dechert.
The last panel of the day focused on best practices available in enforcement proceedings. Moderated by Mark A. Cymrot, a partner at Baker & Hostetler, the panel included Jonathan I. Blackman, a partner at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Robert H. Smit '86, a partner at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, and Christopher Style, a Queen’s Counsel and arbitrator in London.
|(left) Mark A. Cymrot, Christopher Style, Robert H. Smit '86, and Jonathan I. Blackman|