On 17 July 2019, the first edition of the “Arbitrators Studio – Next Generation” took place. The event was organised by Paris Very Young Arbitration Practitioners, Delos-Y and August Debouzy. Participants were invited to meet Dr. Galina Zukova, Partner at Belot Malan & Associés and former counsel at the ICC International Court of Arbitration. The discussion was followed by a cocktail reception. The Arbitrators Studio – Next Generation aims to facilitate an open, intimate discussion between an up and coming arbitrator and the very young practitioners’ community.
On 9 May 2019, the first Delos-Y event in London took place as part of the London International Disputes Week (LIDW), in conjunction with CIARB YMG and Grant Thornton. This innovative event format gives the floor to a new generation of arbitration practitioners, typically referred to as ‘mid-levels’, encouraging them to share their experience and provide perspective on the early stages of a career in international arbitration to the youngest members of the community. Further information on the event concept and format is available here. The event has been designed for master’s level students, interns and trainees who are considering a career in international arbitration, to give them the opportunity to meet with mid-level practitioners at some of the most … Read More
On 11 October 2019, the first Delos-Y event in Geneva took place. This innovative event concept gives the floor to a new generation of arbitration practitioners, namely ‘mid-level’ associates. The event has been designed for master’s level students, interns and trainees who are considering a career in international arbitration, to give them the opportunity to meet with mid-level practitioners at some of the most prestigious practices, ranging from the large international firms to boutiques. Further information on the event concept and format is available here. The speakers at the event were Severin Christen of Lenz & Staehelin (Zurich), Anastasiia Dulska (Geneva), Tania Lakovenko-Grässer of Akin Gump (Geneva), David Khachvani, of Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler (Geneva), Vincent Reynaud of Lalive (Geneva), Poorvi Satija of White & Case … Read More
The second virtual edition of Delos-Y’s signature breakfast took place on 7 May 2021. Its topic was “Making Memorials Memorable: Essential Tips for Junior Associates“. Our fantastic speakers were Niyati Gandhi (Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co., Mumbai), Jia Yu Ling (WongPartnership, Singapore), David Isidore Tan (Rajah & Tann, Singapore), Alvin Yap (Squire Patton Boggs, Singapore), Dominique Yong (Clifford Chance, Hong Kong) and Jennifer Yoo (Peter & Kim, Seoul). The event was moderated by Monica WY Chong (WongPartnership, Singapore) and David Fong (Davinder Singh Chambers, Hong Kong), and chaired by Maria Poláková (Squire Patton Boggs, Prague). ABOUT OUR SPEAKERS: Monica WY Chong is a partner in WongPartnership Singapore’s Corporate & Commercial Disputes practice group. She has an active court and international arbitration practice, with a focus … Read More
On 11 January 2018, the first Delos-Y event (initially known as The Mids) took place. This innovative event concept gives the floor to a new generation of arbitration practitioners, namely ‘mid-level’ associates. Further information on the event concept and format is available here. The event was oversubscribed. The speakers at the event (pictured below) were Marie Bouchard of Dechert, Ophélie Divoy of DLA Piper, Stefan Dudas of Derains & Gharavi, Laura Fadlallah of Bredin Prat, Samy Markbaoui of White & Case, Joséphine Neveux of Quinn Emanuel, Tejas Shiroor of Lazareff le Bars and Chloé Vialard of Shearman & Sterling. They addressed two topics in the group discussions: Drafting effectively: Lessons from the Middle Earth MID-life: crisis or bliss? Challenges and opportunities for mid-level associates The event was moderated by Janice Feigher of Norton Rose Fullbright and Jérémie Kohn of Quinn Emanuel (pictured below). It was … Read More
This interactive event dedicated to younger arbitration practitioners and professionals interested in arbitration took place on Friday 2 October 2020. You can find out more here about this innovative format. Speakers included Dr Johanna Büstgens of Hanefeld Rechtsanwälte, Anna Chuwen Dai of White & Case, Ana Coimbra Trigo of PLMJ, Flavio Ponzano of Arblit, Matej Pustay of Squire Patton Boggs and Bart Wasiak of Arnold & Porter. The event was moderated by Camilla Gambarini of Withersworldwide and Sebastiano Nessi of Schellenberg Wittmer, and chaired by Maria Poláková of Squire Patton Boggs.