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We also provide support to our qualified. HR and project management. academia. we can ensure that all of our members have access to CIArb training and benefits. architecture.org
. As an international not-for-profit organisation. oil and gas and agriculture in over 110 countries worldwide. Most importantly.org T: +44 (0)20 7421 7447 E: memberservices@ciarb. construction. research and publications. CIArb’s international reputation and academic rigour provide our members with a powerful mark of quality assurance to help open doors. conferences. all working to resolve disputes in a flexible.000 members working in sectors as diverse as finance.Chartered Institute of Arbitrators / 02
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) is the professional home of dispute resolvers. We pride ourselves on being a truly global network. civil engineering. construction adjudicators and mediators. With nearly 40 branches worldwide.
Doug Jones AM FCIArb Clayton Utz To find out more about what CIArb has to offer. Our members include arbitrators. events. non-court environment. with over 12.
CIArb membership offers both peer recognition of ADR expertise and involvement in the only truly international ADR learned society. our mission is to promote the use of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) as the preferred means of resolving disputes throughout the world. law. active and highly regarded membership. We provide dedicated professional guidance to our members through world-renowned training. wherever they are in the world. while others become members for their own personal development or to enhance their careers in a range of areas including quantity surveying.
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Joining a network with shared knowledge and experience does far more than connect talented individuals.org T: +44 (0)20 7421 7447 E: memberservices@ciarb. FCIArb) Access to a worldwide community of ADR professionals Global networking opportunities Continuing professional development (CPD) News and information including: The Resolver magazine. MCIArb. our members’ forum and a weekly Linex Legal alerter service (worth £100) Professional advice and guidance including a dispute resolution advice service and authoritative practice guidelines Access to the latest thinking in ADR.
For almost a century CIArb membership has provided prestigious qualifications demonstrating excellence in ADR. including free subscription to CIArb’s leading quarterly journal. regular CIArb updates. events. Being part of this professional community delivers benefits to members in numerous ways. Parties would be wise to think very carefully before appointing a non-member to help them resolve their dispute. Arbitration (worth over £200). Member benefits include: • • • • • Use of internationally recognised post-nominal letters (ACIArb. and access to CIArb’s library Professional Indemnity insurance cover Discounts on a range of conferences. books and other services
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CIArb training and qualifications are a prerequisite for anyone wishing to practice.org
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CIArb Associate (ACIArb)
This entry-level Introductory Certificate qualification is ideal for people with some knowledge of ADR who are keen to take the first step in a dispute resolution career or to enhance their own personal and professional development.ciarb. or • Pass the Accelerated Route to Fellowship Programme and Module 4 of CIArb’s arbitration/adjudication training programmes. from over 90 countries. In all cases. or • Complete a recognised equivalent course. This includes being a CIArb Fellow and producing a schedule of appointments and CPD for the past three years as well as documentary evidence of making at least two reasoned awards.org
CIArb Fellow (FCIArb)
This high-level Diploma qualification is designed for experienced dispute resolution practitioners looking for international recognition for their skills. If you are not an Associate but are legally qualified and have some experience of Arbitration. To qualify to become a Member: • Become an Associate and pass Modules 1 and 2 of CIArb’s training programmes. CIArb offers an Accelerated Route to Fellowship course.
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Our members work in over 250 different commercial sectors
Young Member Group
CIArb’s Young Member Group (YMG) is open to all CIArb members aged 40 years and under. or • Pass CIArb’s Accelerated Route to Membership programme (Arbitration only). applicants must also attend a Peer interview. With the help of our world-renowned training scheme.ciarb. including fees and a list of CIArbrecognised equivalent courses.ciarb. our Experienced Practitioner Route may offer you entry at Fellowship.
Our members are based in over 110 countries across the world
There are over 35 CIArb branches active in six continents
CIArb offers a student affiliateship scheme for all students with an interest in ADR.ciarb.000 members worldwide. depending on your academic legal qualifications. you may be able to become an Associate without taking an introductory course.
CIArb Member (MCIArb)
If you already have some ADR experience and are looking to gain an internationally recognised qualification. To apply.org T: +44 (0)20 7421 7447 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
This is a summary of the requirements for CIArb membership. If you have a professional legal background and significant arbitration or adjudication experience. or • Pass the Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration and Module 4 of CIArb’s arbitration training programmes.Chartered Institute of Arbitrators / 04
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Chartered Arbitrator status is a benchmark of exceptional experience and knowledge in the field of arbitration. aged 40 or under. CIArb offers an Accelerated Route to Membership course. For more information about CIArb membership. for an affordable annual subscription fee. or • Demonstrate the level of experience in the relevant field as required by CIArb
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. I have benefited from the many opportunities to get involved in this genuinely global society. If you have completed one of these courses. including information on fees and CIArb accredited courses. you could be eligible to join CIArb at the appropriate grade without any further training. see our CIArb Training brochure or visit www.Chartered Institute of Arbitrators / 06
CIArb membership has enhanced my knowledge of alternative dispute resolution and enabled me to draw on the experience of my peers.ciarb.org CIArb also approves and accredits training and qualifications provided by other organisations.ciarb. Most of all. Join us at any grade by demonstrating sufficient knowledge and experience of ADR to the level of our assessments.
Many of our members join us by completing a course of study offered or approved by CIArb: • CIArb offers a full range of courses through its Pathways training programme which leads to CIArb membership at every grade.
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There are two routes to CIArb membership at any grade: experience/knowledge and qualifications.
At CIArb we recognise the value of professional experience.org T: +44 (0)20 7421 7447 E: memberservices@ciarb. see: W: www. including fast-track routes for highly qualified practitioners.
simply fill in our online application form or request an application form from our member services team. training and events. Join CIArb on: LinkedIn Facebook Twitter
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