White & Case and the Vis Moot

White & Case Vis Pre-Moots

As with previous years, White & Case is pleased to host Vis Pre-Moots in connection with the 30th Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in several offices (Brussels, Frankfurt, London, Geneva, Paris, and Prague). In line with the format of this year’s edition of the Vis Moot, these Pre-Moots will take place in person.

The White & Case Vis Pre-Moots provide teams with the opportunity to plead in front of highly experienced arbitration practitioners and scholars, to help them prepare for the oral rounds of the 2023 Vis Moot competition. We welcome universities to apply to the White & Case Pre-Moots of their choice, please note that we will endeavour to give the opportunity to as many universities as possible to participate in our events. 

White & Case Brussels Vis Pre-Moot 2023

The Brussels office of White & Case is hosting the Brussels Vis Pre-Moot on 21-22 March 2023, under the auspices of the CEPANI40. The 20 participating teams will take part in four general practice rounds. The eight best teams will participate in elimination rounds up to the final. 

Arbitrator registration: Arbitrators can register their interest here by 3 March 2023.

Further information: For any questions, please contact [email protected].

White & Case Frankfurt Vis Prep Rounds 2023

The Frankfurt office of White & Case is hosting the Frankfurt Vis Pre-Moot on Thursday, 16 March 2023. The teams will each plead twice as Claimant and Respondent before three-member panels of arbitrators comprising partners and associates from White & Case and other experienced practitioners and academics. 

Team Registration: Teams can register their interest here by 17 February 2023.

Further information: For any questions, please contact [email protected].

White & Case Geneva Vis Pre-Moot

The Geneva office of White & Case is hosting the Geneva Vis Pre-Moot on Friday, 10 March 2023. The Geneva and Lausanne teams will take part in one practice session, pleading before a three-member panel of arbitrators comprising partners and associates from White & Case.

Further information: For any questions, please contact [email protected]

White & Case London Vis Pre-Moot

The London office of White & Case is hosting the London Vis Pre-Moot on Friday, 24 February 2023. The teams will take part in two general practice rounds, pleading before three-member panels of arbitrators comprising partners and associates from White & Case and other experienced practitioners and academics. 

Team Registration: Teams can register their interest here by 10 February 2023.

Arbitrator registration: Arbitrators can register their interest here by 17 February 2023.

Further information: For any questions, please contact [email protected]

White & Case Paris Vis Pre-Moot

The Paris office of White & Case is hosting the Paris Vis Pre-Moot on Thursday, 23 March 2023. The teams will take part in two general practice rounds, pleading before three-member panels of arbitrators comprising partners and associates from White & Case and other experienced practitioners and academics. 

Team Registration: Teams can register their interest here by 12 February 2023.

Arbitrator registration: Arbitrators can register their interest here by 1 March 2023.

Further information: For any questions, please contact [email protected].

White & Case Prague Vis Pre-Moot 2023

The Prague office of White & Case will host a Vis Pre-Moot this year. Stay tuned for more information on the date and event.

 

White & Case has a long history with the Vis Moot, and many of our associates and partners have participated as students, coaches and arbitrators in previous years. As a leading law firm in international commercial arbitration, we are passionate about supporting and guiding the arbitration lawyers of the future. If you want to learn more about a career at White & Case, please visit our global careers site.