ISTAC Arbitration Training for Practitioners

"Arbitration Training for Practitioners" organized by Istanbul Arbitration Center (ISTAC) for the members of Tüm Uzlaştırmacılar Derneği (the Association of Mediators) was held on 22 September 2018 at Bilgi University Santral Istanbul Campus. The aim of the training, which includes basic, theoretical and practical knowledge about the conduct of the arbitration process, was to give information to the participants regarding the basic principles of the arbitration proceedings, how to draft a valid arbitration agreement, how to conduct the proceedings and the role of the arbitral tribunal secretary.

Lawyers and practitioners who wanted to have experience in the field of arbitration and aimed a career in this field, those who wanted to get basic knowledge and skills for the tribunal secretary and those who wanted to learn arbitration proceedings participated to the course where Erdem & Erdem’s senior lawyer Fatih Işık from the Dispute Resolution department, also participated as an instructor.

Fatih Işık has delivered a presentation on “The Tribunal Secretary in Arbitration and its Duties”. The tribunal secretary’s role, its assignment and duties were explained in detail.