From March 22 through August 30, 2020 the Russian Arbitration Association (RAA) and RAA25, with the support of the Higher School of Economics, are to hold the 5th RAA Online Arbitration Moot in several stages. Ksenia Melnikova, Counsel to the Managing Partner of Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, will act as an arbitrator, and Tatyana Neveeva, Litigation Counsel at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, will speak there.
The moot for students is held annually in form of a mock trial using an online platform and videoconferencing facilities. At the moot, arbitrators will assess procedural documents and oral submissions by the parties. Teams from the leading Russian universities are going to compete. The purpose of the mock trial is to develop students’ analytical powers, improve their legal drafting, case development, argumentation and public speaking skills.