Arbitral Tribunal Secretary Appointments
Our principal, Marco Francesco, is routinely appointed as tribunal secretary on a variety of arbitral tribunals. He has also trained at the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre. Marco is an experienced commercial lawyer with over 8 years of running complex legal cases and trials in the British Columbia Supreme Court as well as institutional and ad hoc arbitrations. He is well versed in document disclosure procedures and interim measures such as preservation orders and security for costs.
The use of tribunal secretaries in international arbitrations to assist the tribunal has become common practice and often helps to ensure that arbitrations are conducted in the most efficient and effective manner possible, with tribunal secretaries removing much of the administrative burden from tribunals.