BVI Arbitration Group Workshop

Wednesday, 20 November 2019,  10:30 – 12:30 pm, BVI International Arbitration Centre, followed by lunch, sponsored by the BVI IAC

FREE ENTRY: RSVP to Claire Shefchik (

Moderator:  Nicholas Burkill, Partner, Ogier (BVI)

Panel 1: “What parties look for in their arbitration seat”


  • Dr. Benoit Le Bars, Managing Partner, Lazereff Le Mars Sarl, (Paris)
  • Ioannis Alexopoulos, Partner, Signature Litigation (London)
  • Jeremy Andrews, Partner and UK Co-Head of Litigation & Arbitration, DLA Piper (London)

Panel 2: “How does the BVI meet parties’ needs?”


  • Justice Adrian Jack, Justice of the Commercial Division of the High Court of Justice (BVI)
  • Michael Fay QC, Partner, Agon Litigation (BVI)
  • Dancia Penn OBE QC, Managing Partner Dancia Penn & Co, (BVI)
  • Jonathan Addo, Partner, Harneys

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