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Venue Location
Venue Location

Uto Kulm, Uetliberg

Zurich, Switzerland

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Organizer
Organizer
Organizer: , ASA Below 40
Contact Person: Nathalie Lewkowicz-Mellen
About the Seminar
About the Seminar

This ASA below 40 Seminar is open to arbitration practitioners up to approximately forty years of age. It will be divided into three sessions. Each of them will be introduced by short presentations of about ten to fifteen minutes, followed by an interactive discussion amongst the participants. Each session will be led by a moderator. All participants are encouraged to share their experience.


Dress code is smart casual.


Information regarding COVID-19: Please do not attend if you have any COVID‑19 symptoms or if you are subject to quarantine obligations in Switzerland. The number of participants is limited to 45. You are encouraged to wear a mask during the seminar. Please follow distancing rules and hygiene instructions. You may transfer your registration to another person if you notify the organizers of the name and contact details of the other person in advance of the seminar. There are no refunds for cancellations.

Schedule at a glance
Schedule at a glance

Special Guest: Tobias Zuberbühler

Lustenberger, Zurich



10:15 Registration


10:45 Welcome: Olivier Mosimann, Catherine Anne Kunz, Catrice Gayer (Co‑chairs, ASA b40)


11:00  First Session: Written advocacy


12:30 Lunch


14:00 Second Session: Oral advocacy – opening and closing arguments


15:30 Coffee break


16:00 Third Session: Oral advocacy – dealing with fact and expert witnesses


17:30 Closing Remarks


17:30  Pre-dinner drinks at Uto Kulm


19:00 Dinner at Uto Kulm


 

Seminar Program
Seminar Program

Special Guest: Tobias Zuberbühler

Lustenberger, Zurich



First Session: Written advocacy


Moderator: Tomás Navarro Blakemore, FRORIEP, Geneva


Presenting facts: tips and tricks to bring facts to life

Anna Biasiolo, BonelliErede, Milan


Presenting legal arguments: how to convince the tribunal

Anja Vogt, Niederer Kraft Frey, Zurich



Second Session: Oral advocacy – opening and closing arguments


Moderator: Elena Trabaldo-de Mestral, Schellenberg Wittmer, Geneva


Opening statements: do's and don'ts and the technical toolbox

Marc Krestin, Allen & Overy, Paris


Closing statements: scoring points at the end of the hearing

Gregorio Pettazzi, Freshfields, Frankfurt



Third Session: Oral advocacy – dealing with fact and expert witnesses


Moderator: Roland Kläger, Haver & Mailänder, Stuttgart


Fact witness examination: effective techniques and tools in physical and virtual hearings

Simon Hohler, Thouvenin, Zurich


Expert examination: how to help the tribunal – insights from the tribunal's perspective how to help the tribunal navigate conflicting expert evidence

Laura Azaria, Lalive, Geneva


Special Guest Speaker
Special Guest Speaker
Tickets
Tickets

ASA Below 40 Fall Seminar (Sold Out)

ASA Below 40 Fall Seminar registration fee

CHF300

ASA Below 40 Fall Seminar Dinner

ASA Below 40 Fall Seminar Dinner

CHF90
Location
Location

Uto Kulm, Uetliberg, Zurich