Domestic Panel Applications Form

Domestic Panel Criteria

An arbitrator who wishes to apply for inclusion on the Domestic Panel must:

  1. have issued at least two arbitration awards;
  2. demonstrate at least five years’ experience in arbitration or litigation as arbitrator, judge, advocate, instructing solicitor, expert witness, or in any other similar capacity;
  3. be a Fellow of the CIArb or demonstrate a similar level of knowledge of arbitration law and practice;
  4. provide a copy of his or her latest curriculum vitae;
  5. provide copies of two sanitised arbitration-related documents, one of which must be an award;
  6. provide two written references;
  7. confirm that they have not been found guilty of misconduct by any court or disciplinary tribunal; and
  8. be resident in Scotland.

In exceptional circumstances, persons with substantial relevant experience who do not otherwise meet all of the requirements listed above may be considered.

Please email Davide D’Aleo ( with any applications and supporting materials, if you wish to be considered.