Tokyo Annual Conference of the International Bar Association

Tokyo Annual Conference of the International Bar Association
Sponsored by: International Bar Association
October 19-24, 2014

The International Bar Association's Annual Conference is the premier opportunity for legal professionals the world over to meet, share experience, develop business and learn from one another.

The conference has been bringing together practitioners of every level, from virtually every jurisdiction in the world for over 50 years. Last year's conference in Boston saw thousands of private practitioners, in-house counsel, human rights advocates, judges, bar leaders, business leaders and government representatives gather for the association's unique blend of professional development, international networking and life-long relationship building.

Spotlight on JAMS Speaker: Alexander S. Polsky, Esq.
October 24, 2014 | 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Topic: What Real Estate Attorneys Can Learn From Mediators—And Vice Versa

Mediators and real estate attorneys each possess and apply unique skills and unique tool-kits in their daily practice. This panel will demonstrate how they can learn from each other. Areas discussed will include negotiation skills, persuasive skills, technics to overcome deadlock situations, bridging cultural differences and avoiding and preventing disputes. The panel will be interactive and apply practical examples and case studies.

Location:
Tokyo International Forum
3-5-1 Marunouchi
Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo 100-0005