ArbitralWomen is an international non-governmental organisation bringing together women practitioners active in international dispute resolution. The group has its origins in 1993 and expanded mainly since 2000. Today our network is a thousand strong, from all parts of the globe. Members come from all continents and from more than 40 countries.

We continue to advance the interests of
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in dispute resolution.

We are proud of our work in promoting women in dispute resolution through events, social gatherings, mentoring, and sponsoring to assist women law students to participate in moot courts.

Browse and use our website to "Find a Practitioner" and locate arbitrators, mediators, experts, adjudicators, surveyors, facilitators, ombudswomen, forensic consultants, neutrals, lawyers and practitioners in your jurisdiction and/or field of business.

Young ArbitralWomen Practitioners (YAWP) the first young group for female practitioners only. YAWP provides a networking platform for women below the age of 40 who are seeking to address challenges arising in the early stages of their practice.

ArbitralWomen partners programme is meant to mutually cross-reference to partners, namely dispute resolution institutions, hearing centres, dispute resolution media, dispute resolution education programmes.

ArbitralWomen gender equality promotions comprise promoting pledges and charters launched by other organisations and groups, meant to promote women practitioners namely in dispute resolution but also more broadly in the legal and business fields.

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ArbitralWomen SpeedNet in Nigeria

ArbitralWomen and Lagos Court of Arbitration are delighted to invite you to an evening of speed networking dedicated to connecting women practitioners in dispute resolution: lawyers, mediators, arbitrators, in-house counsels, academics and institutional representatives, of all ages and stages in their career. This is the first time an ArbitralWomen SpeedNet event will hold on the continent of Africa. 2:30pm Registration 3:00pm – 5:00pm Followed by drinks and canapés RSVP: read more.

Issue 17 - 19/04/2016

ArbitralWomen/CIArb International Conference, UNESCO House read more.

American Arbitration Association-International Centre for Dispute Resolution Foundation, Inc. now accepting Initial Descriptions of Grant Proposals for Second Funding Cycle

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, May 18, 2016 – The AAA-ICDR Foundation is now accepting proposals for its second funding cycle. Interested organizations or individuals should submit a 1-2 page Initial Description of Grant Request no later than October 14, 2016 go to for process and forms. read more.

Our website is about and by ArbitralWomen but is open to everyone both to search for appropriate and qualified dispute resolution practitioners, and to benefit from the ideas and information offered.