Boston International Arbitration Day

February 28, 2020


Ropes & Gray Boston Office

Prudential Tower | 800 Boylston Street | 49/6+7


1 pm Conference | 5 pm Cocktail Reception

Please join us to learn how international arbitration affects and supports biotech and life sciences companies.  Ropes & Gray and Boston International Arbitration Council are hosting the first annual Boston International Arbitration Day at Ropes & Gray's Boston office. The program includes a panel of in-house counsel from biotech, tech, and life sciences companies discussing their experience with international arbitration, information about Boston's international arbitration community and a networking reception. 

Introductory Remarks

  • William (Rusty) Park
    Professor of Law
    R. Gordon Butler Scholar in International Law

Keynote Speaker

  • Christopher Gibson
    Professor of Law
    Director of the Business and Financial Services Concentration
    Suffolk University Law School

Panelist Include

  • Chris Allen, Takeda
  • Miguel Carrillo, Iron Mountain
  • Tiago Durate-Silva, Charles River Associates
  • Sharon Jones, Raytheon
  • Kathleen Paisley, Arbitrator, Ambos Lawyers
  • Merriann Panarella, Independent Arbitrator
  • Jessica Sblendorio, BIAC Legislative Committee
  • Roland Schroeder, General Electric
  • Mark Sullivan, Massachusetts Office of International Trade and Investment
  • Conna Weiner, Independent Arbitrator