Foreign Direct Investment
International Arbitration Moot
Associated LLM Programs from Select Partners
FDI Moot participants who wish to enhance their knowledge in the field of investment arbitration may wish to consider one of the following LLM programs of founding or partner institutions of the FDI Moot:
King's College London
Contact: Holger Hestermeyer, Reader of The Shell Lectureship in Intl Dispute Resolution, King's College London, The Dickson Poon School of Law, East Wing, Somerset House, The Strand, London, England. Email: holger.hestermeyerkcl.ac.uk
FDI Moot co-founder King's College London invites students, coaches or arbitrators of this year's FDI Moot to join their International Dispute Resolution LLM program.
Students will be taught by world-leading scholars and practitioners including VV Veeder QC (FDI Moot Arbitrator, Global Final 2011), a barrister at Essex Court Chambers, and one of the world’s leading arbitrators; and Sam Wordsworth QC (FDI Moot Arbitrator, Global Final 2015), a barrister at Essex Court Chambers working on public international law and arbitration.
Applications must be made online using King’s online application portal and should be received by 30 March 2019.
Contact: Marcelo Rosadilla, Assistant Director, Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, Pepperdine University School of Law, 24255 Pacific Coast Highway | Malibu, CA 90263, Tel: +1 (310) 506-6228, Email: marcelo.rosadillapepperdine.edu
FDI Moot co-founder Pepperdine University awards one half tuition scholarship to attend the Straus Institute's LLM in Dispute Resolution to a student, coach or arbitrator of this year's FDI Moot .
Students will be taught by Professor Catherine Rogers, of Penn State and Queen Mary College, Maria Chedid from Arnold & Porter FDI Moot 2014 Final presiding arbitrator), as well as Professor Jack J. Coe, Jr. (FDI Moot co-founder representative and FDI Moot arbitrator and Faculty Director of the ICA LLM).
In order to be considered for this scholarship, applications must be completed by 1 March 2019. The scholarship will be awarded to one outstanding applicant based on an assessment of achievements and skills.
University of Miami
Contact: Sandra Friedrich, Director & Lecturer in Law, White & Case International Arbitration LL.M. Graduate Program, University of Miami School of Law, +1 (305) 284-1965, Email: sfriedrichlaw.miami.edu
In addition to regular scholarship offerings one half tuition scholarship to attend one of Miami Law’s LLM programs, including the prestigious White and Case International Arbitration LLM, is available to be awarded to a student, coach or arbitrator of the FDI Moot.
Students in the International Arbitration LLM Program are taught by an internationally renowned faculty, comprised of "world-class arbitrators", including Ms. Carolyn Lamm, Mr. J. Martin Hunter (also and FDI Moot Arbitrator), and Mr. Jan Paulsson (Michael Klein Distinguished Scholar Chair).
In order to be considered for this scholarship, applications must be completed by 15 February 2019. The scholarship will be awarded to one outstanding applicant based on an assessment of achievements and skills.
The US$50 application fee will be waived for any FDI Moot participant applying via the University’s Online Application System.