January 2014 session of the Arbitration Forum: “The Star Expert”

The Center, in collaboration with the New York/Washington D.C. Chapter of the Spanish Arbitration Club, will host the January 2014 Arbitration Forum, entitled “The Star Expert” on Tuesday, January 21st, 2014, from 6.00 – 8.00 pm, in Lipton Hall, D’Agostino Hall, 108 West Third  St., New York, NY 10012.

The event will be moderated by the center’s Executive Director, Prof. Franco Ferrari. Our distinguished speakers include Prof. Bernardo Cremades,  leading Spanish international arbitration practitioner, Mr. Grant Hanessian, Co-Chair of Baker & McKenzie’s International Arbitration Practice Group and Mr. Pedro Martinez-Fraga, partner in DLA Piper’s international arbitration and litigation practice.

Please note that all discussions taking place during the Forum are subject to the Chatham House Rule.

Since space is limited, those interested are kindly asked to R.S.V.P.  Please send an email to Cassy Rodriguez at cassy.rodriguez@nyu.edu to confirm your attendance.


The Center for Transnational Litigation and Commercial Law aims at the advancement of the study and practice of international business transactions and the way to solve related disputes either through litigation or arbitration. As commercial transactions become increasingly international, it is vital to the legal and business communities to understand and analyze the practices and legal principles that govern relationships between firms and between firms and consumers in the international arena