Mgaloblishvili, Kipiani, Dzidziguri (MKD) acted as facilitator and speaker at legal training held by Mrs Cherie Blair and Omnia Strategy LLP in Tbilisi
October 15, 2015
On 13–14 October 2015, training on bilateral investment treaties and international dispute prevention and management was held in Tbilisi, Georgia, by representatives of international law firm Omnia Strategy LLP and its chair Mrs Cherie Blair.
H.E. Tea Tsulukiani, Minister of Justice in Georgia, and Mrs Blair gave welcome speeches to participants.
Along with Mrs Blair, the training was delivered by well-known lawyers in international dispute resolution matters: Mr James Palmer of Omnia Strategy; Ms Mahnaz Malik from 20 Essex Street / Counsel of Omnia Strategy; Mr Zannis Mavrogordato from 20 Essex Street / Counsel of Omnia Strategy / Of-counsel of Mgaloblishvili Kipiani Dzidziguri (MKD); and Mr Vakhtang Shevardnadze, Partner at Mgaloblishvili Kipiani Dzidziguri (MKD).
Summing up the results of the training, Mr Shevardnadze noted that ‘it was very effective and important for improving the knowledge of Government state servants in Georgia who are responsible for negotiating bilateral investment treaties and managing international disputes with foreign investors’.