London International Disputes Week 2024

London, UK

June 3-6, 2024

During London International Disputes Week, BRG experts will take part in several panels:

On June 3—LIDW International Arbitration Day—Nikola Stambolic will join “Panel Session on the Balkans” to discuss the use of arbitration for the resolution of disputes in the Balkans. Find out more and register.

On June 5, Phil Allister will co-present “Succession, Traitors, and Many Coloured Lotus,” a case study of second-generation wealth, sophisticated and calculating money men, offshore funds, fast cars, Swiss banks, and highland properties. Panelists will consider the use of conspiracy claims, criminal proceedings, financial conduct investigations, insolvency procedures, and investigative tools in key jurisdictions to identify the best path to recovery for the client–especially when considering reputational issues, cost, and speed of resolution. Register to attend.

On June 5, Matthew McSheaffrey will discuss “The Future of Arbitration in the UK, Asia, and Beyond.” Topics will include recent legislative changes and amendments to institutional rules, as well as challenges for arbitration including fraud and independence and conflicts of interest. Find out more and register.

On June 6, Athanasia Arapogianni will moderate and Peter Bird will take part in the panel “Climate Change Disputes: Perspectives from an Industry Expert, Funder, Solicitor, Silk, and Arbitrator.” Panelists will discuss the current landscape, trends, and recent cases; what kinds of disputes may emerge in the future; strategic and activist litigation, and human rights claims; typical disputes requiring funding and investor appetite; quantum assessments and challenges and utilization of scenario analyses. Register to attend.

BRG Experts

Related Professionals

Nikola Stambolić



Phil Allister


Dubai, UAE

Matthew McSheaffrey

Associate Director


Athanasia Arapogianni Konisti

Associate Director


Peter Bird

Managing Director

London, Singapore