Speakers

2021 International Arbitration Conference Speakers

Her Excellency the Honourable Margaret Beazley AC QC

Her Excellency the Honourable Margaret Beazley AC QC

Governor of New South Wales, Australia

The Honourable James Spigelman AC QC

The Honourable James Spigelman AC QC

Arbitrator, One Essex Court, United Kingdom

Judith Levine

Judith Levine

Independent Arbitrator, Levine Arbitration, Australia

Professor the Honourable Bob Carr

Professor the Honourable Bob Carr

Industry Professor (Business and Climate Change), UTS, Australia

Stuart Bruce

Stuart Bruce

Associate Director, KPMG, London, United Kingdom

Ilona Millar

Ilona Millar

Partner, Baker McKenzie, Sydney, Australia

Nicola Swann

Nicola Swan

Partner, Chapman Tripp, New Zealand

Justice Frances Williams

The Honourable Justice Frances Williams

Supreme Court of Queensland, Australia

Eric Ng

Eric Ng

Managing Counsel, HKIAC, Hong Kong

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Owain Stone

Partner, KordaMentha, Melbourne, Australia

James Hosking

Founding Partner, Chaffetz Lindsey LLP, New York, USA

Jo Delaney

Jo Delaney

Partner, HFW, Sydney, Australia

Duncan Miller SC

Duncan Miller SC

Barrister and Arbitrator, Seven Wentworth Chambers, Sydney, Australia

Jonathon Humphrey

Jonathan Humphrey

Partner, HKA, Sydney, Australia

Beth Cubitt

Beth Cubitt

Partner, Clyde & Co, Perth, Australia

Victoria Hawkins

Victoria Hawkins

General Counsel, DRA Global, Perth

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Iain Anderson

Deputy Secretary, Legal Services and Families Group, Commonwealth Attorney General’s Department, Australia

Deborah Tomkinson

Deborah Tomkinson

Secretary-General, ACICA, Australia

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Brenda Horrigan

Independent Arbitrator, Singapore

Victor Ageev

Victor Ageev

Director, FTI Consulting, Perth, Australia

Justice Peter Riordan

The Honourable Justice Peter Riordan

Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia

Joshua Paffey

Joshua Paffey

Partner, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Australia

Leah Ratcliff

Leah Ratcliff

Of Counsel, Jones Day, Melbourne, Australia

Rob Palmer

Rob Palmer

Partner, Ashurst, Singapore

Byeongik Kim

Byeongik (Ben) Kim

Senior Legal Counsel, Korea Electric Power Corporation, UAE

Justice Middleton

The Honourable Justice John Eric Middleton

Judge In Charge of International Arbitration, Federal Court of Australia, Australia

The Honourable Wayne Martin AC QC

The Honourable Wayne Martin AC QC

Independent Arbitrator, Francis Burt Chambers, Perth, Australia

Vicky Priskich

Dr Vicky Priskich FCIArb

Arbitrator, Melbourne, Australia

Smitha Menon

Smitha Menon

Partner, Wong Partnership, Singapore

Cameron Hassall

Cameron Hassall

Partner, Clifford Chance, Sydney, Australia

Professor Dr. Nayla Comair-Obeid

Founding Partner, Obeid & Partners, Beirut, Lebanon

Tom French

Tom French

Partner, Minter Ellison, Perth, Australia

Swee Yen Koh

Swee Yen Koh

Partner, Wong Partnership, Singapore

Bernard Hanotiau

Bernard Hanotiau

Partner, Hanotiau & Van Den Berg, Brussels, Belgium

Edwina Kwan

Edwina Kwan

Partner, King & Wood Mallesons, Sydney, Australia

Kristian Maley

Kristian Maley

Counsel, Clifford Chance, Perth, Australia

Caroline Swartz-Zern

Caroline Swartz-Zern

Senior Associate, Allens, Melbourne, Australia & Council, ACICA, Australia

Daniel Allman

Daniel Allman

Senior Associate, Norton Rose Fulbright, Sydney, Australia

Eden Jardine

Associate, LALIVE LLP, London, United Kingdom

James Morrison

Partner, Peter & Kim, Sydney, Australia

Umika Sharma

National University of Singapore, Singapore

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James Hosking

James Hosking has been practicing in the international disputes arena for over 25 years. Prior to co-founding international dispute resolution boutique Chaffetz Lindsey, he was a partner in Clifford Chance’s New York office and previously practiced in New Zealand. James’ practice focuses on international commercial and investment arbitration, both as counsel and arbitrator. In addition, he regularly writes, teaches and comments on dispute resolution. Amongst his recent projects, he was the Co-Chair of the ICC Task Force on Emergency Arbitrator Proceedings, is Co-Editor of the ICCA Right to a Physical Hearing report, and was involved with reviews of the AAA/ICDR International Rules and those of the Saudi Centre for Commercial Arbitration. Who’s Who recently recognized James as a Global Elite Thought Leader, one of only twelve such lawyers in North America. More information is available at www.chaffetzlindsey.com.

James Hosking has been practicing in the international disputes arena for over 25 years. Prior to co-founding international dispute resolution boutique Chaffetz Lindsey, he was a partner in Clifford Chance’s New York office and previously practiced in New Zealand. James’ practice focuses on international commercial and investment arbitration, both as counsel and arbitrator. In addition, he regularly writes, teaches and comments on dispute resolution. Amongst his recent projects, he was the Co-Chair of the ICC Task Force on Emergency Arbitrator Proceedings, is Co-Editor of the ICCA Right to a Physical Hearing report, and was involved with reviews of the AAA/ICDR International Rules and those of the Saudi Centre for Commercial Arbitration. Who’s Who recently recognized James as a Global Elite Thought Leader, one of only twelve such lawyers in North America. More information is available at www.chaffetzlindsey.com.