BCDR International Arbitration Review
June 2019 – Volume 6 Issue 1
Page 191

LCIA Approach to Challenges to Arbitrators
Jacomijn van Haersolte-van Hof, Francis Greenway & Anna Cho


The LCIA has robust procedures for appointing arbitrators and determining challenges. The LCIA's database of published decisions provides valuable guidance in relation to standards of conduct by the arbitrators, and a greater understanding of the reasoning applied by the LCIA Court. The LCIA Court decisions show that challenges in LCIA cases are rare and are even more rarely successful.