Oct 26
Academic Fireside Chat Series: In conversation with Claudia Salomon, the President of the ICC International Court of Arbitration

LL.M. Programme in Arbitration & Dispute Resolution


Speaker: Claudia Salomon, the President of the ICC International Court of Arbitration
Moderator: Olga Boltenko, Partner at Fangda Partners, Hong Kong; Adj. Associate Professor, HKU

Date: 26 October 2022
Time: 9:00pm – 9:30pm
Venue: Zoom Webinar

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About the Speakers:

Claudia Salomon is an independent arbitrator, specializing in international, investor-state and complex commercial disputes. She is widely recognized as one of the leading arbitration practitioners of her generation. She is known for her sound judgment, effective case management and ability to quickly reach the crux of an issue. In July 2021, Ms. Salomon became the President of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) International Court of Arbitration, the first woman President of the ICC Court in its almost 100-year history. Claudia was formerly Partner and Global Co-Chair of Latham & Watkins’ International Arbitration Practice, where she was engaged in some of the most complex, high value and significant disputes. 


About the Talk:
Claudia Salomon – one of the leading female practitioners of our generation – in a fireside chat with HKU LLM ADR students on leaving a successful private practice to become the President of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, on building her arbitrator practice while running one of the world’s busiest arbitral institutions, as well as on leading by example, on inspiring teams, and on her contributions to building a better, more fair, and more just world.


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