Research and Education Center for Japanese Law


Nagoya University successfully participated in the Willem C. Vis East International Commercial Arbitration Moot Court Competition

Congratulations to Narimen Lahmidi (NUPACE), Eve Beazley (NUPACE), Tseesuren Khatanbaatar (LLM), Dulasha Don Jayawardanage (G30 Law), for emerging as the champions of the 17th Vis Moot Japan!
The 17th Vis Moot Japan is a preparatory moot for the Vis Moot, which is the world’s preeminent moot that centres on international commercial arbitration. 
In addition to the team’s excellent results at the competition, Eve Beazley also won the Best Oralist Award in the English Division.
After taking part in the preparatory competition, the team represented Nagoya University at the 21st Willem C. Vis East International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Hong Kong. The competition saw a total of 140 teams participating from universities across the world.
The team gained invaluable experience and demonstrated excellent presentation skills. As a result, Eve Beazley received an Honorable Mention for the Best Individual Oralist.
The team would like to thank Prof. Colombo and Prof. Yokomizo for their constant and generous support. The team also expresses their gratitude to their coaches, Dmytro Izotov (LLM) and Nguyen Quang Anh (PhD), for their guidance and invaluable advice.

This activity is financially supported by the Shinnippon-Hoki Foundation.