Dispute Resolution

Dispute Resolution

This group comprises

Dr Gloria Alvarez, Professor Derek Auchie, Professor Abbe Brown, Professor Roy Partain, Professor Margaret Ross, Dr Burcu Yüksel Ripley and Dr Patricia Živković

This group covers a wide area of topical issues in dispute resolution nationally, transnationally and internationally, including:

  • Arbitration process
  • Commercial litigation
  • Mediation, conciliation and negotiation
  • Investment arbitration: theory and practice
  • Remedies in national courts
  • EU law and dispute resolution (including multilateral investment court proposals)
  • International commercial arbitration
  • Online dispute resolution
  • Enforcement of arbitral awards
  • Settlement of disputes
  • Use of transnational rules and laws to resolve commercial, IP, investment, energy and trade disputes
  • Relationship between arbitration, international and national litigation; including conflict of jurisdictions
  • The intersection between dispute resolution, innovation, climate change, and human and environmental rights

This group’s research is linked closely with its delivery of research led teaching on: 

Dispute resolution related courses also form part of other LLM degrees offered by the School