July 13, 2022

NYIAC Annual Grand Central Forum: Exploring the UNCITRAL-ICSID Code of Conduct for Adjudicators

In this interactive session held on July 13, 2022, the panel considered the challenges of double-hatting in international arbitration, and particularly investor-state dispute settlement as discussed in Working Group III.


Martina Polasek | Deputy-Secretary General, International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes | Washington, D.C., U.S.

Anna Joubin-Bret  | Secretary of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law  | Vienna, Austria

Andrea Bjorklund | Full Professor, Associate Dean (Graduate Studies), and L. Yves Fortier Chair in International Arbitration and International Commercial Law, McGill Faculty of Law | Montreal, Canada

Kate Brown de Vejar | Global Co-Chair of International Arbitration and Deputy Managing Partner, DLA Piper | Mexico City, Mexico

Andrés Jana | Founding Partner, Jana & Gil Dispute Resolution | Santiago, Chile

Lauren Mandell | Special Counsel, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr | Washington, D.C., U.S.

Moderator and Program Chair

Donald Frances Donovan | Of Counsel, Debevoise & Plimpton | New York, U.S.