Following last year's inaugural event, the White & Case London office is again hosting a Vis Pre-Moot to assist the Vis Moot teams in their preparations for the competition in Vienna.
Ten teams from the UK and abroad will participate in two rounds of moots before the top four teams progress to the final rounds. White & Case will invite the broadest range of volunteers from the London arbitral community (both common law and civil law lawyers) to sit as Tribunal members on the day, and all arbitrators will be provided with preparatory materials. Like last year, it should prove to be another excellent day of mooting and competition.
There will be a reception the evening before the event to welcome all of the teams and the London office will host a networking drinks evening after the conclusion of the competition for all of the participants and arbitrators.
Registration details can be found below. The deadline for team registration is 5pm (London) on Friday 5 January 2018.
We look forward to welcoming as many teams and arbitrators as possible and making this year’s instalment another success.
If you are a team wishing to register your interest in participating, please register here. Registration deadline is 5pm (London) on Friday 5 January 2018.
If you wish to volunteer as an arbitrator at the event, please register here.
- Angélica André, Associate, International Arbitration at White & Case (Paris)
- Dan Wilmot, Associate, International Arbitration at White & Case (London)
- Ben Ainsley Gill, Associate, International Arbitration at White & Case (London)
If you have any questions about this event, please do not contact the Organising Committee here.
Date and Provisional Timetable
Friday, 2 March 2018
Welcome reception (evening)
Venue: (To be announced)
Saturday, 3 March 2018
Vis Pre-Moot competition
Venue: Offices of White & Case London
09:15-10:00 Team registration and welcome
10:00-12:00 Qualifying round 1
12:00-13:00 Lunch break
13:00-15:00 Qualifying round 2
15:00-15:30 Afternoon break
15:30-17:30 Final rounds
17:30-21:00 Awards ceremony and drinks reception
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