A Center at the Center of All Things International

The Center on International Commercial Arbitration provides a high-level academic forum for exchanging ideas on salient issues and current developments in the field of arbitration expanding on the accomplishments of WCL’s International Arbitration Program, which debuted in 2004.

The Center is directed by Horacio A. Grigera Naón, an independent international arbitrator and former secretary general of the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce. The Center also benefits from the knowledge and strategic advice of a Board consisting of many of the most highly respected attorneys in international arbitration and dispute resolution.


Attend the Symposium on the Duties, Rights and Powers of International Arbitrators on Tuesday, September 19, 2017.

Register for Our Annual Lecture

October 5, 2017

The Annual Lecture at American University Washington College of Law has attracted some of the biggest names in arbitration today. It offers eminent figures in the field a platform to share their ideas on novel issues and explore new frontiers, while providing practitioners and academics an exclusive learning and networking opportunity.


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“The Center offers a crossroads for international business and law by providing a high-level academic forum for exchanging ideas, educating students, and training practitioners on emerging issues in arbitration.”

Horacio Grigera Naón