(11:00 am CET/ 6:00 pm HK)

Exploring how the pandemic has impacted the working practices of lawyers in-house and in private practice, at Court and as arbitrators, for better or worse. This panel of market experts will share their personal challenges and provide valuable insights into:

  • Communicating effectively with clients and your team from afar
  • Remote mentoring and what this means for career development
  • Finding balance while working from home
  • Preparing for life post-Covid

Welcome remarks:

  • Sara Aranjo, ArbitralWomen Board Member (MENA), Senior Associate, Al Tamimi & Co., Dubai

Panel members include:

  • Ms Kate Corby, Partner, Baker McKenzie, London (Moderator)
  • Ms Fatema Fathnezhad, Group VP Legal, Virgin Mobile Middle East & Africa, Dubai
  • Ms Nour Hineidi, Registrar, DIFC Courts, Dubai
  • Ms Dana C. MacGrath, Investment Manager, Omni Bridgeway, ArbitralWomen President, New York
  • Mr Stuart Paterson, Head of Dispute Resolution, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, Dubai
Closing remarks:
  • Anna Wren, ERA Pledge Young Practitioners’ Subcommittee Member, Senior Associate, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, Dubai
  • Event Details
  • Location: GST – Gulf Standard Time
  • Start Date: 17/11/2020 2:00 pm
  • End Date: 17/11/2020 3:00 pm
  • ArbitralWomen Participation: Kate Corby, Dana MacGrath, Anna Wren