NUJS made history yet again by becoming the first Indian team ever to win an ICC Mediation Competition, by winning the ADC-ICC Asia-Pacific Commercial Mediation Competition 2021.
The competition organised by the Australian Disputes Centre and the International Chambers of Commerce is focused on international commercial law and mediation. The Competition also acts as a qualifier to the ICC International Commercial Mediation Competition, held annually at the ICC Global Headquarters in Paris. The competition was held from the 10th to 12th of September, 2021.
The team comprising of Ayushi Thakur (Class of 2023), Deeksha Viswanathan (Class of 2022), Kaira Pinheiro (Class of 2023) and Saiesh Kamath (Class of 2023) was awarded the Henry Jolson prize as the winning team, received the Australian Disputes Center internship prize, and will have preferential entry into the 17th Annual ICC Mediation Competition in Paris 2022. The team was coached by Mr. AJ Jawad (professional mediator) and Ms. Aastha Malhotra (NUJS Class of 2022).
We congratulate the team on their brilliant performance and wish them the very best for the future.