IPBA 2021

Speakers

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Keynote Speaker

Speakers

Jeonghye Sophie Ahn

Partner

Yulchon LLC

Seoul

Vinay Ahuja

Partner

DFDL

Bangkok

Guilherme Rizzo Amaral

Partner

Souto Correa Advogados

Sao Paulo

Kala Anandarajah

Partner

Rajah Tann Singapore LLP

Singapore

Paul Aston

Full Time consultant

HFW

Singapore

Geoffrey Atkins

Partner

Ropes & Gray

Hong Kong

Elizabeth Avery

Partner

Gilbert + Tobin

Sydney

Hongjuan Bai

Partner

JunHe LLP

China

Anthony F. Baldanza

Partner

Fasken

Toronto

Alipak Banerjee

Leader, International Dispute Resolution

is Nishith Desai Associates

New Delhi

Dr. Jean-Claude Beaujour

Of Counsel

Harlay

Paris

Anuj Berry

Partner

Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co

New Delhi

Caroline Berube

Managing Partner

HJM Asia Law

Hong Kong

Dr. iur. Kathrin Betz

Attorney at Law

betz law

Basel

Shweta Bharti

Senior Partner

Hammurabi & Solomon Partners

New Delhi

Jan Bogaert

Partner

Stibbe

Brussels

André Brunschweiler

Partner

LALIVE

Zurich

Rachael Budd

Managing Director

Transolve

Sydney

Amira Nabila Budiyano

Associate Director

Gateway Law Corporation

Singapore

Lucas Tavares Bueno

Partner

Demarest

Sao Paulo

Jacques Buhart

Partner

McDermott Will & Emery Paris

Paris

Hong Bui

Partner

LNT & Partners

David Bursey

Partner

Bennett Jones LLP

Vancouver

Michael Butler

Partner

Finlaysons

Adelaide

Gregory A. Buxton

Partner

Winkler Partners

Taipei–Keelung

Riccardo Cajola

Managing Partner

Cajola & Associati

Milan

Alberto Cardemil

Partner

Carey

Santiago

Michael Cartier

Partner

Walder Wyss AG

Zurich

Manas Kumar Chaudhuri

Partner

Khaitanco

New Delhi

Corrine Chew

Director

Drew & Napier LLC

Singapore

Samuel Choi

Associate Director

JW Legal

Auckland

Peter Chow

Partner

King & Spalding

Singapore

Dr. Anselm Christiansen

Associate Partner

Gleiss Lutz

Stuttgart

Kyongwha Chung

Of Counsel

Covington & Burling LLP

New York

Eva Cole

Partner

Winston & Strawn LLP

New York

Felix Dasser

Partner

Homburger AG

Zurich

Frédérique David

Partner

Harlay Avocats

Paris

Emerico O. De Guzman

Managing Partner

ACCRALAW

Manila

Vittorio De Luca

Managing Partner

De Luca & Partners

Milan

Fernando Hurtado de Mendoza

Partner

Kennedys

Lima

André De Souza Carvalho

Veirano Advogados

Sao Paulo

Alberto Deluca

Partner

De Luca & Partners

Vyapak Desai

Head, Int’l Dispute Resolution and Investigation

Nishith Desai Associates

Mumbai

Martin Desautels

Managing Partner; co-head Regional Energy, Mining and Infrastructure Practice

DFDL Legal & Tax

Ho Chi Minh City

JJ Disini

Managing Partner

Disini & Disini Law Office

Dr. Heida Donegan

Partner

Dentons Kensington Swan

Auckland

Dr. Arthur Dong

Partner

AnJie Law Firm

Tony Dymond

Partner

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

London

Ira Eddymurthy

Founding Partner

SSEK Legal Consultants

Jakarta

Alexander Fessas

Secretary-General

ICC International Court of Arbitration

Paris

Lai Wai Fong

Partner

Shearn Delamore & Co

Kuala Lumpar

Santiago Fontana

Partner

Ferrere (Uruguay)

Montevideo

Vivian Fraga

Partner

TozziniFreire Advogados

São Paulo

Eric Franco

General Counsel

Engie Peru

Lima

Chen Fuyong

Deputy Secretary-General

Beijing Arbitration Commisison/Beijing International Arbitration Center

Beijing

Rafael Villar Gagliardi

Partner

Demarest, Advogados

Sao Paulo

Jose Eduardo Genilo

Partner

ACCRA Law Offices

Kosturi Ghosh

Partner

Trilegal

Banglaore

Mingfang Gong

Senior Associate

JunHe LLP

Beijing

Karen Gough

Barrister, Attorney-at-Law (Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago), Chartered Arbitrator

39 Essex Chambers, London, Singapore and Malaysia

London

Gonzalo Grez

Partner

Cariola Diez Pérez-Cotapos

Santiago

Alex Gunning QC

Barrister

One Essex Court

London

Areej Hamadah

President

Legal Challenges Group

Kuwait

Hanim Hamzah

Regional Managing Partner

ZICOLAW

Singapore

Etsuko Hara

Partner

Anderson Mori & Tomotsune

Tokyo

Nobuhiko Harada

Partner

Nishimura & Asahi

Chiyoda-ku

Peter Harris

Counsel, International Arbitration Group

Clifford Chance

Tokyo

Prof. Yoshihisa Hayakawa

Professor of Law

Rikkyo University

Tokyo

Juan Carlos Hernández

Partner

Basham, Ringe y Correa, S.C

Mexico City

Diep Hoang

Partner

Dilinh Legal

Ho Chi Minh City

Ge Huangbin

Director

LVM Law Chambers LLC

Singapore

Janet Hui

Partner

JunHe LLP

Hong Kong

Yap Yeong Hui

Partner

Chooi & Company + Cheang & Ariff

Kuala Lumpar

Aoi Inoue

Partner

Anderson Mori & Tomotsune

Tokyo

Ryu Ishida

Partner

Commons Law Office

Tokyo

Youngjin Jung

Attorney

Kim & Chang

Seoul

Ashish Kabra

Heads the International Dispute Resolution & Investigations Practice

Nishith Desai Associates

Singapore

Aaron Kamath

Leader-Technology Law, Privacy & Cyber Security Practice

Nishith Desai Associates

Bangalore

Siva Kumar Kanagasabai

Partner

Skrine

Kuala Lumpar

Sahil Kanuga

Co-head

International Dispute Resolution & Investigations Practice

Christopher Kao

Partner

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Stéphane Karolczuk

Partner

Arendt & Medernach

Hong Kong

Vivek Kathpalia

Heads the Singapore Office

Nishith Desai Associates

Singapore

Charandeep Kaur

Partner

Trilegal

Delhi

Chan Hock Keng

Partner

WongPartnership LLP

Singapore

Sae Youn Kim

Partner

Kim & Chang

Seoul

Sungman Kim

Partner

Lee & Ko

Seoul

Shin Jae Kim

Partner

TozziniFreire Advogados

São Paulo

Meryl Koh

Director, Intellectual Property & Dispute Resolution

Drew & Napier LLC

Singapore

Ryousuke Kono

Partner

Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners

Tokyo

Dr Till Kosche

Partner

Noerr

Frankfurt

Dr. Manoj Kumar

Founder & Managing Partner

Hammurabi & Solomon Partners

New Delhi

Olivia Kung

Founding Partner

Wellington Legal

Hong Kong

Gabriel Kuznietz

Lawyer

Demarest Advogados

São Paulo

Heehwan Kwon

Director

Korean Commercial Arbitration Board(KCAB) INTNERNATIONAL (KCAB INTERNATIONAL)

Seoul

Dr. Net Le

Founding Partner

LNT Partners

Hanoi

Mirella Lechna

Attorney at law, Partner

Wardynski & Partners

Wrocław

Jack Li

President

Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA)

Steven Y.H Lim

Arbitrator and Barrister

39 Essex Chambers

Singapore

Wendy Lin

Partner

WongPartnership LLP

Singapore

Tong Lai Ling

Partner

Raja, Darryl & Loh

Ivy Liu Wei

Partner

Watson Farley & Williams

Singapore

Robin Lonergan

Special Counsel

Mills Oakley

Brisbane

Kshama Loya

Leader, International Dispute Resolution

Nishith Desai Associates

Mumbai

Catrina Luchsinger

Partner

Froriep Legal AG

Zurich

Lam Ko Luen

Partner

Shook Lin & Bok

Kuala Lumpar

Yoko Maeda

Partner

City-Yuwa Partners

Tokyo

Jose Francisco Mafla

Partner

Brigard & Urrutia

Bogotá

Nudra B. Majeed

Barrister

NBM Law Chambers

Lahore

Dr. Christopher Malcolm

A Consultant Senior Legal Advisor to the Ministry of Justice of Jamaica; Secretary General JAIAC

JAIAC

Kingston

Sara Marchetta

Partner

Chiomenti Law Firm

Beijing

Eric Marcks

Partner

Southgate

Tokyo

Lars Markert

Partner

Nishimura & Asahi

Tokyo

Thomas Meister

Co-Founder and Partner of Tax Department

Walder Wyss

Zurich

James Miller

Managing Partner

RPC

London

Vidaur Mora

Partner

Rivadeneyra, Treviño y de Campo, S.C.

Mexico City

Susan Munro

Partner

Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Hong Kong

Dr. Simone Nadelhofer

Partner

LALIVE SA

Zurich

Kevin Nash

Deputy Registrar & Centre Director

Singapore International Arbitration Centre

Singapore

Philip Trevor Nunn

Consultant

Norton Rose Fulbright Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Stephen Charles O’Sullivan

Partner

Mattos Filho Advogados

Sao Paulo

Eu Jin Ong

Partner

Rosli Dahlan Saravana

Kuala Lumpar

Prof. Dr. Colin Ong QC

Senior Partner

Dr Colin Ong Legal Services

Brunei

Yoshifumi Onodera

Partner

MORI HAMADA & MATSUMOTO

Björn Otto

Partner

CMS

Lidong Pan

Partner

Reiz Law Firm

Rudra Kumar Pandey

Partner

Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co.

Delhi

Moses W. Park

Barrister

Liberty Chambers

Hong Kong

Ron Parks

Partner

SMPP Legal

Myanmar

Michael Peer

Partner

Head of Dispute Advisory South East Asia

Singapore

Rosa Isabel Peña Sastre

Partner

Roca Junyent

Barcelona

Miriam Rose Ivan L. Pereira

Counsel

Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners

Andrey Porfiriev

Partner

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

Moscow

Omar Puertas

Partner

Cuatrecasas

Shanghai

Alexander Puperter

Attorney-at-Law

Blomberg Pupeter Heil

Munich

Ben Qi

Managing Partner, Attorney at Law

Jin Mao Partners

Luciano Ojea Quintana

Partner

Marval O’Farrell Mairal

Buenos Aires

Robert Quon

Partner

Dentons Canada

Vancouver

Gustavo Rabello

Partner

TozziniFreire Advogados

São Paulo

Anand Raj

Partner

Shearn Delamore

Julie Raneda

Partner

Schellenberg Wittmer’s

Singapore

Axel Reeg

Attorney at law

REEG RECHTSANWAELTE

Mannheim

Stephen Revell

Chief Executive Officer

Making Change Happen

Singapore

Christina S. Reyes

Senior Associate

Cochingyan & Partners Law Offices

Manila

Robert Rhoda

Partner

Dentons Hong Kong LLP

Hong Kong

George Ribeiro

Partner

Ribero Hui

Hong Kong

Alvaro José Rodríguez

Partner

Posse Herrera Ruiz

Colombia

Thomas Rohner

Partner

Pestalozzi

Zurich

Fausto Romero-Miura

Corporate Partner

Pérez-Llorca

Madrid

Rodolphe Ruffié

Partner

Clifford Chance

Perth

Neil Russ

Director

Russ & Associates

Auckland

Mauricio Salas

Partner

BLP Abogados

San José

Seetharaman Sampath

Founder

Sarvada Legal

New Delhi

Paul Sandosham

Partner

Clifford Chance Asia and Cavenagh Law LLP

Singapore

Ignacio Santamaria

Partner

Lloreda Camacho & Co

Bogotá

Kenichi Sekiguchi

Partner

Mori Hamada & Matsumoto

Tokyo

Jay Shim

Partner, International Tax Planning and Dispute Resolution

Lee & Ko

Seoul

Vikram Shroff

Leader of the HR Law (employment & labour) team

Nishith Desai Associates

Mumbai

Yogesh Singh

Co-head – Corporate Practice Group

Trilegal

Gurgaon

Kirindeep Singh

Senior Partner

Dentons Rodyk

Singapore

Maëva Slotine

Founder

Slotine

Hong Kong

Jeff Snyder

Partner

Crowell & Moring

Washington DC

Ajay Singh Solanki

Leader, Labour & Employment Practice

Nishith Desai Associates

Mumbai

Juan Sonoda

Partner

Beretta Godoy

Buenos Aires

Picharn Sukparangsee

Partner

Bangkok Global Law

Bangkok

Priti Suri

Founder and Managing Partner

PSA Legal Counsellors

Delhi

Trent Sutton

international Employment Attorney

Littler

Singapore

Yuri Suzuki

Partner

Atsumi & Sakai

Tokyo

Bryan Tan

Partner

Pinsent Masons Mpillay

Singapore

Alvin Tan

Partner

Rajah Tann Singapore LLP

Singapore

Swee Im Tan

Adjudicator/Arbitrator

39 Essex Chambers

Kuala Lumpar

Joaquin P. Terceño

Partner

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Tokyo

Abadi Abi Tisnadisastra

Partner

Akset Law

Jakarta

Arya Tripathy

Partner

PSA

New Delhi

Heike Trischmann

Partner

Watson Farley & Williams

Singapore

Jenny Tsin

Partner

WongPartnership LLP

Singapore

Helen Tung

In-House Counsel

NewSpace 2060

Dubai

Patricia Tysmans-Clemente

Partner

Angara Abello Concepcion Regala & Cruz Law Offices

Taguig City

Hideaki Roy Umetsu

Partner

Mori Hamada & Matsumoto

Tokyo

Augusto Vechio

Partner

Estudio Beccar Varela

Buenos Aires

Ronaldo Veirano

Founding Partner & Chairman

Veirano Advogados

Rio de Janeiro

Catherine Verneret

Partner

DS Avocats

Christopher Vogl

Corporate/M&A lawyer

Gleiss Lutz

Stuttgart

George Wang

Managing Partner, Attorney-at-law

Duan & Duan

Shanghai

Liyao Wang

Lawyer / Registered Migration Agent

Finlaysons

Adelaide

Vincent Wang

Partner

Tsar & Tsai Law Firm

Taipei

Don Waters

Partner/Co-Chair, Financial Services Group and Japan Country Desk

McMillan LLP

Ontario

Wang Weijun

Deputy Secretary-General

Shanghai International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission (Shanghai International Arbitration Center)

Shanghai

Heiko Wiechers

Partner

CMS

Region Stuttgart

Christian Wind

Partner

Bratschi Ltd

Zurich

Kent Woo

Partner

Zhong Lun

Guangzhou

Alfred Wu

Partner

Norton Rose Fulbright Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Qian Wu

Counsel

Singapore International Arbitration Centre

Singapore

Zhang Xi

Senior Counsel

Beijing Arbitration Commission/ Beijing International Arbitration Center

Beijing

Gao Xiaoli

Judge

The Supreme People’s Court of P. R. China

Beijing

Atsushi Yamada

Partner

Anderson Mori

Tokyo

Dr. Ling Yang

Deputy Secretary-General

Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC)

Hong Kong

Weina Ye

Partner

Herbert Smith Freehills Kewei

Koh Swee Yen

Partner

WongPartnership LLP

Singapore

Daniel Yi

Lead – Asia Practice Team

Yulchon LLC

Lily Yin

Partner

Fangda Partners

Shanghai

Ruby Rose J. Yusi

Senior Partner

ACCR Law

Manila

Gerry Zack

CEO

Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics & Health Care Compliance Association

Minneapolis

Libin Zhang

General Counsel

ENN, Langfang

Hebei Province

Sara Zhang

Senior Partner

Y&T Lawyers

Suzhou, Jiangsu

Joyce Zhang

Partner

Reiz Law Firm

Yunyan (Chris) Zhang

Senior Partner

Jincheng Tongda & Neal Law Firm

Shanghai

Andrey Zharsky

Partner

ALRUD

Moscow

Leanne (Yanli) Zheng

Partner

JunHe LLP

Singapore

Carol Zhu

Partner

Zhong Lun Law Firm

Dr. Thomas Zwissler

Partner

ZIRNGIBL

Munich

Activity leader

Stephanie Fukui

Yoga Teacher

New Life Yoga

Julien Ruppert

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