FIDIC Adjudicators Search - Mr. Robert Sliwinski

First Name
Last Name
Global Regions
Europe & Central Asia, Latin America & Caribbean, Middle East & North Africa, North America
Country Residence
United Kingdom
Educational Qualifications
Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration December 2003
New York State Board of Bar Examiners Examinations 1997
The Inns of Court School of Law
Vocational training July 1990
LLB (Hons) July 1989
BSc Quantity Surveying June 1984
Professional qualifications
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Associate, elected 1994
Fellow, elected 2001
Chartered Arbitrator, 2008
Panel of Adjudicators
Panel of Arbitrators
Accredited Mediator
Panel of Property Dispute Service
The Council of Legal Education – The Inns of Court School of Law
Vocational Training for the Bar, gained July 1990
The Honourable Society of Middle Temple
Called to the Bar 1990
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (1987 to 2018)
Panel of Adjudicators
Accredited Mediator
Panel of Mediators
Dispute Board Register
Member of the Conflict’s Avoidance Panel for Transport for London
Accredited ACRE Mediator
New York State Board of Bar Examiners
Bar Examinations, gained July 1997
New York State Bar (USA)
Attorney, admitted to the Bar 1998
The Construction Industry Council
Panel of Adjudicators
The Law Society (2004 to 2010)
Solicitor, admitted 2004
Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufacture and Commerce
Fellow, elected 2005
Dispute Resolution Board Foundation
Dispute Board Training
Professional Member, admitted 2005
Association of Independent Construction Adjudicators
Panel of Adjudicators
Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution
CEDR Accredited Mediator
CEDR Panel of Adjudicators
Dubai International Arbitration Centre
Panel of Arbitrators
Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration
Panel of Arbitrators
London Court of International Arbitration
List of Arbitrators
Technology and Construction Solicitors Association
Panel of Adjudicators
Federation Internationale des Ingenieurs-Conseils International (FIDIC)
President’s List of Approved Dispute Adjudicators
Technology and Construction Bar Association
Panel of Arbitrators
Panel of Adjudicators
Panel of Mediators
Panel of Dispute Board Members
Current employment status
2011 to date SWL CHAMBERS, 25 Southampton Buildings, London
2018 to date KOCHHAR & CO INC. Dubai – UAE
Senior Partner.
Undertakes all aspects of dispute resolution undertaken including Arbitration, Adjudication, Expert Determiner, Mediation, Dispute Resolution Boards, Litigation and Advocacy. Accepts appointments as Arbitrator, Expert Determiner, Mediator and Dispute Board Member.
Particular technical expertise
Building and Civil Engineering, Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, Infrastructure, Railways, Bridges, Manufacturing and Process Plant, Metro railway and stations, Natural gas and LNG Facilities, Pipelines, Power / Energy, Road and Storm water Defence Works, Tunnels and Shafts, Waste Treatment and Pumping Plant
Present position
 Member of the Board of Management, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
 Chairman Panels Management Group, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
 Chairman of Membership Committee, Worshipful Company of Arbitrators
 Freeman, Liveryman & Court Assistant, Worshipful Company of Arbitrators
 Member, Society of Construction Law
 Member, Adjudication Society
Positions held
 Chairman Thames Valley Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
 Member of the Inns of Court Disciplinary Panel
 Committee Member, Construction ARBRIX
Dispute resolution experience
Arbitration: Appointments from RICS, Law Society and privately both domestic and international covering professional negligence, delay analysis, costs, defects, interpretation of contracts and repudiation.

Adjudication: Over 300 appointments from RICS, CIArb, CIC, AICA and privately.

Mediation: Acting as party representative and mediator covering construction, landlord & tenant, development agreements and contract.

Dispute Boards: Qualified dispute board member with knowledge of the FIDIC and ICC provisions able to take appointments throughout the world in the areas of construction, major civil engineering and process engineering.
United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
Other panel listings
Speaker at seminars and conferences on various topics dealing with construction and dispute resolution