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Cross-Border Issues in Civil Litigation

7 DECEMBER 2023 17.15 REGISTRATION, 17.30 START, FOLLOWED BY Q&A & DRINKS AT 19.00 COURT 47, MANCHESTER CIVIL JUSTICE CENTRE Victims of crypto frauds commonly complain about the law not doing enough to help them keep up with fraudsters and chase after their assets abroad. But lawyers today dealing with any case involving a party… Read more »

Booking information

To book click here: Social events include a drinks reception on the Thursday evening at the British Embassy, which is located in the historic Thun Palace in the heart of the Malá Strana, and the Annual Gala Dinner, which will be held at the spectacular Restaurace Obecni Dum on the Friday night to close… Read more »


Thursday 21 September – Day One   Welcome & Bar Leaders Address Robert Němec is a Partner at PRK Partners specialising in commercial litigation and arbitration, banking, mergers and acquisitions, insolvency and restructuring.  Robert is an attorney at law and President of the Czech Bar Association. He is an arbitrator of the Arbitration Court attached… Read more »


The programme covers a broad range of topics of interest to multi-jurisdictional practitioners and those with an interest in cross-border issues, including: current issues in arbitration with a focus on the Prague Rules; collective redress; future legal issues arising from the invasion of Ukraine, including sanctions, dispute resolution and moving from freezing to confiscation; the… Read more »

Annual Conference 2023

Annual Conference 2023, Prague 21-22 September 2023 We are delighted to be being hosted by the Czech Bar Association and look forward to establishing and strengthening ties between the European Circuit and the Czech Bar.  The conference sessions will feature an opening panel discussion with Bar leaders on issues facing advocates across Europe today, followed… Read more »


Across Europe, policy responses to migration and population movement are testing the boundaries of the rule of law and human rights principles. The war in Ukraine and conflicts across Syria, Libya and Afghanistan have been potent ingredients in the mix. With climate change threatening the territory of entire island nations, handling large-scale population movement is… Read more »

Advocacy Before the European Courts: Perspectives from Practitioners

Joint event with the Irish EU Bar Association Monday 5 December 2022, 4.30pm GMT Gaffney Room, Distillery Building, 145-151 Church Street Dublin 7 (and online via Zoom) Please register using the following link Registration Link Panel Michael M. Collins SC is a member of the Bars of Ireland, England & Wales and New York. He… Read more »



Hotel information

Hotel information The conference sessions will be taking part at the Conselho Geral da Ordem dos Advogados, Largo São Domingos 14, 1150-062 Lisbon (location here), which is in easy reach from many of Lisbon’s hotels. This is a non-residential conference and we invite delegates to make their own arrangements for overnight accommodation. Unfortunately we have not… Read more »


Day 1 – Thursday 22 September 2022 Session 1 – New Regulatory Landscape: The Attempt to Control Big Tech HHJ Richard Pearce (chair) was called to the Bar in 1985. He practised in the sphere of common law. He was appointed a Recorder in 2005 and a full-time civil Circuit Judge in 2015, sitting initially in… Read more »