Arbitration Goes Crimson!

For the first time in the history of Harvard Law School, a student association dedicated exclusively to promote international arbitration has been created.

A group of Harvard Law School students, passionate about international arbitration, proposed to the Board of Students the creation of HIALSA to offer a forum for students to learn about and discuss emerging topics in international arbitration and to develop connections between students and successful practitioners.

HIALSA organizes talks, presentations, conferences, reading groups on arbitration, and  mentoring program sin order to broadly expose Harvard Law School students to the world of international arbitration.

Mark Beckett, head of the International Arbitration group at Cooley and visiting professor at HLS, and Mark Wu, Professor at Harvard Law School, are HIALSA’s faculty advisors.

HIALSA has an Advisory Board composed of the most prominent arbitration practitioners and academics in the field, who will guide the association to fulfill its purposes.

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