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Welcome to our free industry leading guide on Arbitration and Dispute Resolution. Whatever side of a dispute you are on - our expert team can give you the help you need to resolve the issues you have. Call today to speak to one of our friendly team.

Since 2002, Francis Wilks & Jones solicitors have been helping clients successfully resolve their disputes, whatever the nature, size or side of the claim they are on.

One solution might be taking the dispute for formal Arbitration and our brilliant team can guide you through this process from start to finish. Whether it is a domestic claim or an international arbitration – we can help achieve a successful outcome.

This comprehensive guide will take you through the key aspects of the Arbitration process and provide links to other useful Dispute Resolution content on our website.

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Arbitration – an overview

What is Arbitration?
What disputes can be subject to arbitration?

Arbitration Agreement

What is an arbitration agreement?
Agreement to Arbitrate
What should an arbitration clause include?

Types of Arbitration

Types of Arbitration
International Arbitration in London
Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIARB)
The New York Convention

The Arbitrator

The Arbitrator – an overview

The Arbitration Process

A quick overview of the arbitration process
Arbitration process – Key steps
The arbitration hearing

The Arbitration Award

Arbitration Award – what does it contain?
What is an arbitration award?
Is an arbitration award binding?

Arbitration and legal costs

Arbitration – who pays the costs?

Enforcement of Arbitral Awards

Enforcement of arbitral awards in the courts

Appealing Arbitral Awards

Appealing Arbitral Awards

Arbitration, Mediation and ADR

Is Arbitration a part of ADR?
Arbitration v commercial litigation

Benefits of Arbitration

Benefits of Arbitration – an overview
Why is arbitration preferable in a business dispute?
BREXIT And Arbitration

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