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SIMC Seoul Seminar 2023 (In Person)

I Event Description

This seminar will discuss recent developments in international mediation, the Singapore Convention and the change in perspectives of the Korean MNCs for mediation. It will also do a deep dive into a recent cross-border mediation in Seoul for a rare, behind-the-scenes conversation between mediator and lead counsel. They will discuss their multi-million-dollar green technology case which started in arbitration and ended in mediation.


Join us for an interactive and fruitful discussion to take international mediation to the next level as an effective tool to resolve international disputes

I Objective

Provide updates on the latest developments in international mediation, and through the sharing of a recent cross-border mediation case study in Seoul, to illustrate how they're shaping ADR into a movement for "appropriate dispute resolution".

I Speakers

  • George Lim SC, Chairman of SIMC

  • Kap-You (Kevin) Kim, Board Member of SIMC & Founding Managing Partner of Peter & Kim

  • Yun Jae Baek, Co-chair, International Dispute Resolution, Yulchon LLC

  • Steve Kim, Secretary General, KCAB INTERNATIONAL

  • Joel Richardson, Partner, Kim & Chang

  • Robert Wachter, Co-head of International Arbitration, Lee & Ko

  • Mimi Ahn, Partner/Head of Korea Desk, Focus Law Asia, Singapore

  • David MacArthur, Co-head of International Arbitration, Anderson Mori & Tomotsune

I Date & Time

  • Date:  31 October 2023, Tuesday

  • Time: 13:30 - 17:00 (KST)

  • Venue:  39F Parnas Tower, 521 Teheran-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul

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