International dispute resolution is complex and constantly evolving due to the fast pace of the global economy and technological innovation. The Fourth Annual Schiefelbein Global Dispute Resolution Conference will convene top lawyers, counsel for global corporations, internationally-recognized arbitrators and mediators, academics, and leaders at arbitration institutions to engage in discussions on timely issues in international dispute resolution.

Lawyering and Leading in Turbulent Times

Keynote Speaker

James Comey

Former Director of the FBI
Senior Research Scholar & Leader-in-Residence | Columbia Law School
Since graduating from the College of William and Mary in 1982 and the University of Chicago Law School in 1985, James Comey has been a prosecutor, defense lawyer, general counsel, teacher, writer, and leader. He most recently served in government as Director of the FBI from 2013-2017. His best-selling book, “A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership” was published in 2018 and made into a 2020 Showtime television limited-series. His second book, “Saving Justice: Truth, Transparency, and Trust,” was published in January. He is currently working at Columbia University Law School as a Senior Research Scholar and Leader-in-Residence.

Distinguished Panelists

Global Corporate Social Responsibility Disputes

Artificial Intelligence in Dispute Resolution

Tribunals Aiding Tribunals

Food Insecurity Disputes