Dr. Galina Zukova

International Arbitration   |   Dispute Resolution   |   International Contracts

Bar admission:

Paris Bar (2012) (under the European Convention)
Latvia (2010)

Arbitration institutes:

ICC International Court of Arbitration, Member
Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA), Member
Georgian International Arbitration Centre (GIAC),  Vice Chair of the Arbitration Council
Armenian International Arbitration Centre, a Steering Committee Member
(past) Arbitration Institute of the Finland Chamber of Commerce (FAI), Board Member

Panels of arbitrators:

  • included in the European Commission’s (#DGTrade) List of Candidates Suitable for Appointment as Arbitrators in EU trade and investment agreements with third states (June 2022), https://policy.trade.ec.europa.eu/news/stepping-trade-agreements-enforcement-european-commission-publishes-pool-individuals-eligible-2022-06-23_en
  • Austria: Vienna International Arbitration Centre (VIAC)
  • Belarus: International Arbitrational Court “Chamber of Arbitrators at the Union of Lawyers” (http://arbchamber.com/)
  • China: Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration (SCIA)
  • Egypt: Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (CRCICA)
  • Georgia: Georgian International Arbitration Centre (GIAC)
  • Hong Kong: eBRAM (Electronic Business Related Arbitration and Mediation)
  • Kazakhstan: Arbitration Centre of the National Chamber of Entrepreneurs Atameken
  • Kyrgyzstan: International Arbitration Court at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Kyrgyz Republic
  • Latvia: Arbitration Court at the Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Lithuania: Vilnius Court of Commercial Arbitration
  • Peru: Corte de Arbitraje de AmCham Perú
  • Romania: Court of International Commercial Arbitration attached to the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Romania (Curtea de Arbitraj Comercial Internaţional)
  • Russia: Arbitration Centre at the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP)
  • Scotland: Scottish Arbitration Centre
  • Singapore: SIAC Reserve Panel of Arbitrators
  • Ukraine: International Commercial Arbitration Court at the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Ukraine: Ukrainian Arbitration Association (UAA)
  • Uzbekistan: Tashkent International Arbitration Centre (TIAC)


  •   International Bar Association (incl. Arbitration Committee)
ICC Commission on Arbitration and ADR (currently – Member of the Task Force Arbitration and ADR; in the past – Member of the ICC Task Force on Emergency Arbitrator Proceedings)
ICC Institute of World Business Law (Council Member, as of 2021)
ArbCEE (Arbitration Association for Central and Eastern Europe, Board Member)
ICC Eastern European Group
ICCA International Council of Commercial Arbitration
ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) (2010-2012 – Chair of the European Chapter)
Russian Arbitration Association (RAA) (Vice-Chair, as of 2021; Chair of the Expert Council, 2019-present; 2013-2019 – Chair of the Arbitrators Nominating Committee)
Les Tiers Conciliateurs (France)
Club Español del Arbitraje (CEA) (including Vice-Chair of Capítulo Nórdico- Báltico)
IDRA International Dispute Resolution Academy, Fellow Member
-DELOS GAP Regional Editor
CIS Arbitration Network
Society of International Economic Law (SIEL) (2015-2018 – Member of the Executive Committee; 2008-2015 – Treasurer; co-founder, member of the Organising Committee of the 2008 Inaugural Conference (Institute of Graduate Studies, Geneva), the 2010 Conference (University of Barcelona), the 2012 Conference  (Singapore), the 2014 Conference (Bern), the 2016 Conference (Johannesburg))

Conference Organizing Committees:

ICCA Congress 2022
DIS Baltic Arbitration Days
Eastern European Dispute Resolution Forum (EEDRF)

Journal boards:

ICC Dispute Resolution Bulletin, Member of the Board of Editor
International Commercial Arbitration Review (Вестник международного коммерческого арбитража) (Russia), Member of the Editorial Board
Arbitration.ru – legal journal published by the Russian Arbitration Association (RAA), Member of the Editorial Board
Alternative Dispute Resolution Journal (Ukraine), Member of the Editorial Board
RGSL Research Papers (Latvia), Member of the Editorial Board