Mediation skills competition
27 January 2011
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of the Worshipful Company of Arbitrators
The contest was organised by the Worshipful Company of Arbitrator’s - a leading voice in domestic and international arbitration.
The competition was won by a team from the University of the West of England. They will travel to Paris in February to take part in the ICC Sixth International Commercial Mediation Competition. The runners-up in a very close final were the team from the University of Westminster. The Master's Award for the best relationship building with the other team went to the London School of Economics and the CIArb President's Prize for best advocating skills was won by London Metropolitan University.
About the University of Westminster:
The University of Westminster boasts a vibrant learning environment attracting more than 20,000 students from over 150 nations and we continue to invest in our future with new developments, research projects and new ideas.
We offer highly attractive practice-based courses that are independently rated as excellent, many with international recognition. Our distinguished 175-year history has meant we lead the way in many areas of research, particularly politics, media, art and design, architecture and biomedical sciences, and our position in the city of London allows us to continue to build on our close connections with leading figures and organisations in these areas as well as in the worlds of business, information technology, politics and law.
Our commitment to educating graduates for the needs of professional life attracts high quality students from within the UK and around the globe.
Internationalisation, employability and sustainability are key elements in the University of Westminster’s vision for the future and we strive to ensure the very highest standards are met and maintained.