Investments into future of arbitration
On 23 December 2011 the National Competition on International Arbitration started under the auspices of the European Arbitration Chamber. The competition is a simulation of an arbitration proceeding for educational purposes and a qualitative indicator of skills of the students studying international arbitration.
Student teams from eight leading Ukrainian universities will enter the competition. To reach the final, competitors should pass the following stages: prepare a written memorial as a claimant and as a defendant, defend their position before the jury and debate with the opponent team.
Knowledge and practical skills of the competitors shall be judged by the jury consisting of the leading experts in the field of arbitration.
the arbitrators is Konstantin Pilkov, Cai & Lenard’s Managing
Head of the National Branch of the European Arbitration Chamber.
“The National Competition on International Arbitration may become a good alternative to the similar international competitions that will allow Ukrainian students to gain an invaluable experience in this sphere, and will open up a possibility to obtain a prestige and interesting job in the future,” emphasized Mr. Pilkov.