The legal breakfast on managing cross-border disputes after Brexit on 5 December has been cancelled dut to general strike in France planned for 5 an 6 December. We shall communicate the new date of the event as soon as it is agreed.

Breakfast will be served from 9 am

9:30 Opening address, speaker tbc

9:45 – 10:30 Tertulia 1: Who is leading the arbitration proceedings?


  • Moderator: Flip Petillion (PETILLION, Brussels)
  • Manish Aggarwal (Three Crowns, London)
  • Sebastian Feiler (Görg, Köln)
  • Melanie Willems (Haynes Boone, London)
  • Catrice Gayer (Herbert Smith Freehilss, London / Law Society of England and Wales)

10:30 – 11:15 Tertulia 2: Facing unexpected problems arising during evidentiary proceedings


  • Moderator: Christof Siefarth (Görg, Köln)
  • Jan Janssen (PETILLION, Brussels)
  • Jesús Saracho Aguirre (Uría Menéndez, Madrid)
  • Catherine Anne Kunz, admitted in Geneva and England & Wales
  • Iain Rutherford (Brodies, Edinburgh / Law Society of Scotland)

11:15 – 11:20 Closing remarks: tbc

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