White & Case/Carolyn B. Lamm Scholarship Competition

University of Miami School of Law is pleased to announce its competition for one half tuition scholarship to be awarded to an outstanding applicant to attend the University of Miami's White & Case International Arbitration LL.M. program. The winner is chosen on the basis of assessment of skills and achievements.

Process for 2015-2016 Competition:

For this competition, candidates must submit an online application* with $50 application fee for the LL.M. program. They must also submit the following documents to intl-llm@law.miami.edu by Friday, May 1, 2015:

  • A written essay of no more than one page, explaining applicant's passion for international arbitration
  • TOEFL score (minimum of 92)
  • Personal statement*
  • 2 letters of recommendation from professors or practitioners as to the person's ability and commitment
  • Official transcripts
  • Notarized copy of diploma
  • Resume

* Candidates must indicate in their personal statements that they are applying to the White & Case/Carolyn B. Lamm scholarship and should include "White & Case/ Carolyn B. Lamm scholarship" in the subject line of any e-mails to int-llm@law.miami.edu.

Decision on the scholarship recipient shall be made by the end of May, 2015.

The International Arbitration LL.M. program is led by Sandra Friedrich and  Professor Jan Paulsson, holder of the Michael Klein Distinguished Scholar Chair.
Director of the International Arbitration Institute: Marike Paulsson

The University of Miami would be delighted to welcome attorneys to apply and help open doors into the world of arbitration. Please do not hesitate to request information or contact the program.




Carolyn Lamm
April 17, 2015: Carolyn Lamm, Partner and Co-Chair of International Arbitration, Americas with White & Case LLP in Washington D.C. on "Can Process Make up for Distrust in International Arbitration?" Watch video of this lecture on the Young ICCA website.

Stephen M. Schwebel
April 1, 2015: Stephen M. Schwebel, former U.S. judge and president of the International Court of Justice, on "The High Tide of International Adjudication and Arbitration." 

V.V. Veeder
February 12, 2015: V.V. Veeder on "What Makes or Unmakes a Place of International Arbitration?"

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