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Trade and Investment post Brexit

12th September 2016


Time: 16:30-19:00 (followed by a drinks reception)

Venue: British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Charles Clore House, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5JP

On 12 September 2016 BIICL is hosting an event on the implications of Brexit on trade and investment. The event will look at existing trade and investment agreements to which both the EU and its Member States in their own right are parties; the options for future trade and investment agreements, both by the EU and the UK; and the UK's negotiating power in the area.


  • Professor David Collins, The City Law School, City University London


  • Sir Daniel Bethlehem KCMG QC, 20 Essex Street
  • Kjetil Johansen, DLA Piper Norway DA
  • Iain Maxwell, Herbert Smith Freehills
  • Caroline Morgan, European Commission
  • Thomas Sebastian, Monckton Chambers

Round Table:

Chair: Iain Maxwell, Herbert Smith Freehills

  • Jiries Saadeh, Fietta
  • Iain MacVay, King & Spalding
  • Bernhard Maier, DLA Piper
  • Matthew Weiniger, Linklaters

This event has been convened by Dr Eva Lein, British Institute of International and Comparative Law

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