Jerrold Kippen had the pleasure of attending (on behalf of the Thailand Branch) the Asia Regional Branch Chairs Meeting of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) in Kuala Lumpur on 13 & 14 April. Also in attendance were the Branch Chairs from Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia, and Malaysia, as well as, the current President, Director General, Asia Region Coordinator, and the two Asia Region members of the Board of Trustees of CIArb.
Olaf and Jerrold had a great time instructing the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators-Thailand’s “Introduction to International Arbitration” course and certification at the new Thailand Arbitration Center on 25-26 February 2016. With 25 candidates enrolled in the course within only one month of its announcement the the course was tremendous success.
On 20 January 2106 Olaf Duensing spoke with two other distinguished panellists at: “INVESTMENT TREATY ARBITRATION: Current Practices, Challenges and Future Paths” sponsored and moderated by the Thai Arbitration Institute.
You can download Olaf’s presentation here: TAI_Seminar_150116
Jerrold Kippen (CIArb-Thailand Vice President 2016-2018) recently spoke to a packed house at the new Thailand Arbitration Center (THAC) with Jeffrey Elkinson (President of CIArb global 2012) on alternative dispute resolution, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and CIArb-Thailand’s upcoming course and international certification in arbitration on 25-26 February 2016. Details HERE
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators – Thailand Branch, will be providing its Introduction to International Arbitration course 25-26 February 2106. Successful completion allows candidates to apply for membership in CIArb. Details and how to sign up HERE.
At its 2015 AGM the Thailand Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators elected its new executive committee and officers. Three of the eleven elected committee members and officers are from Duensing Kippen. Jerrold Kippen – Vice President, Weeraya Kippen – Treasurer, and Olaf Duensing – Membership, will serve on the committee 2016 – 2018. The complete executive committee is as follows:
- Jayavadh Bunnag – President
International Legal Counselors of Thailand – Managing Partner
- Jerrold Kippen – Vice President
Duensing Kippen – Partner
- Paul Frangos – Secretary
Tilleke & Gibbins – Consultant
- Weeraya Kippen – Treasurer
Duensing Kippen – Associate Partner
- Gregory Zysk – Public Relations
Cultivation Collaborative Ltd. – Managing Director
- Olaf Duensing – Membership
Duensing Kippen – Partner
- Thavisak Na Takuathung
Kanung & Partners – Chief Advisor
- Rungsaeng Kittayapong, Ph.d
Kramthorn, Surachet & Somsak – Partner
- Albert T. Chandler
Chandler & Thong-Ek – Senior Partner & Of Counsel
- Nattaphol Chinawong
Natipatana Law Office – Advocate
- Vanina Suchartikul
Herbert Smith Freehills – Senior Associate
For more about the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators – Thailand, visit: http://www.ciarbthailand.org