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CPR Dispute Resolution Services Presents CIArb Accelerated Route to Fellowship International Arbitrator Training

Friday, October 7, 2022 at 8:30am — Saturday, October 8, 2022 5:00pm

Williams & Connolly, LLP
680 Maine Ave SW
Washington, D.C. 20024

The Accelerated Route to Fellowship (International Arbitration) Assessment program is designed for senior practitioners in the field of dispute resolution.  It is a qualification program; not a fundamentals training program.  Successful completion of the program permits participants to apply to become Fellows of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the highest grade of CIArb membership which allows the use of the designation FCIArb.

The program brochure has full details - see "Resources" on the right.

John J. Buckley, Jr., FCIArb; CPR Distinguished Neutral
Gaela Gehring Flores, FCIArb
David Harrell, FCIArb
Merriann Panarella, FCIArb; CPR Distinguished Neutral
Kenneth Reisenfeld, FCIArb

Program Director: James (Jim) Reiman, FCIArb; CPR Distinguished Neutral

Who Should Attend?   You are a practicing lawyer with substantial complex litigation and/or dispute resolution experience (10 years minimum is typical).  For further information regarding one’s qualification to participate in the program, please contact Jim Reiman, Program Director (

Continuing Legal Education (CLE): In the U.S., certificates for applying for continuing legal education (CLE) credit will be provided to candidates who request them. This program may be eligible for New York CLE credit. The number of hours is TBD. This course is non-transitional.

The CPR Institute has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of continuing legal education in the State of New York. CPR is a nonprofit organization. Under financial hardship guidelines, at its discretion, CPR may waive the fee for attorneys who demonstrate that they are not currently employed (not retirees). CPR may also provide a special discounted price to attorneys, full time judges and administrative law judges practicing in the nonprofit and public sectors full time.

Cancellation:  You may freely substitute someone from your organization until the Friday before the Training. A cancellation fee of US$ 250 will be charged if cancellation is received prior to September 3, 2022; tuition will not be refunded if cancellation is received after that date.  However, the fee paid may be applied to a future program.

Agenda: Friday, October 7 ~ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm, with cocktail reception and dinner to follow (included in tution); Saturday, October 8 ~ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuition: $2,250 (USD). CPR and CIArb members receive a $300 discount.

More Information and Details: Please open the program brochure to find all relevant details including faculty biographies, program elements and assessments, schedule, meals, hotels, and answers to frequently asked questions.

Registration: To register, simply email your full contact information to CPR's Laura Deluca. She will respond with confirmation and payment instructions. Space is limited.