Baku: International Arbitration in Sweden and Azerbaijan

The SCC, the Swedish Embassy in Baku, Azerbaijan Bar Association and Mannheimer Swartling are co-organizing a seminar devoted to recent developements in international arbitration and distinctive features of arbitration in Azerbaijan.

The seminar will focus on procedural mechanisms that make arbitration user-friendly as well as the current state of Azerbaijan arbitration law and practice, and features renowned legal practitioners from both Sweden and Azerbaijan and high-profile panel discussions highlighting the role of local laws and institutions in enhancing the efficiency of international arbitration and cost-saving tools in international arbitration. 

Among the speakers are: Natalia Petrik (Legal Counsel, SCC), Fredrik Ringquist (Partner, Mannheimer Swartling), Ruslan Mirzayev (Chairperson, ADR Committee of the National Bar of Attorneys of Azerbaijan and Managing Partner, Adrem Attorneys), Alida Makhmudova (Founding Partner, Bona Mente Consulting), Roman Zykov (Secretary General, Russian Arbitration Association and Partner, Mansors), Robin Rylander (Senior Associate, Mannheimer Swartling).

Date:     4 March 2020
Time:    13:30 – 17:00, followed by cocktail reception
Place:   Villa Petrolea, Nobel avenue 57/2 Baku, Azerbaijan

The event will be held in English with simultaneous interpretation.

For registration please contact Sirus Rustamov at

Read the program here