Ince & Co’s Aurora Villacellino wins second prize in CIArb 2013 essay competition

Ince & Co has announced that solicitor Aurora Villacellino has won second prize in the 2013 essay competition of the CIArb Singapore Branch Young Members Group 2013.

The competition was organised by the Singapore branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and sponsored by Thirty Nine Essex Street Chambers.

It was open to young practitioners working or resident in Singapore, with entrants required to submit an original 3,000-word essay on the topic ‘A regulatory framework for arbitrators and increased arbitral accountability: ideas to reinvigorate arbitration or stifle it?’ which was inspired by Singapore chief justice Sundaresh Menon’s speech at the International Council for Commercial Arbitration Congress in June 2012.