Welcome to YAC

Welcome to YAC

Young Arbitrators Copenhagen (YAC) promotes knowledge of, and interest for, Danish and international arbitration among those interested, such as lawyers and academics. YAC is a part of Co-Chairs’ Circle, an international umbrella organisation for arbitration associations for younger lawyers.

For updates and articles on arbitration from the Danish angle, we recommend subscribing to the Danish Institute of Arbitration’s newsletter here.

Feel free to contact a member of the board if you would like more information about YAC.

Upcoming events

  • 25-26 April 2024 – Nordic Arbitration Day (Helsinki)
  • 16-18 May 2024 – Co-Chairs’ Circle Conference (Frankfurt)
  • 29 May 2024 – Plesner event (Copenhagen)

Selected past events

  • 12 March 2024 – Gorrissen Federspiel event on investment arbitration (Copenhagen)


All those under 45 can be a YAC member.

YAC members can participate in the association’s academic and social events, as well as network within the arbitration community with like-minded members.

The annual subscription fee is 600 DKK for individuals except for students who can be members free.

Firm membership is possible. The annual subscription fee is 1,500 DKK for firms with 50 lawyers or below and 3,000 DKK for firms with over 50 lawyers.

If you wish to become a member as an individual, please fill out the details below.

If your firm wishes to be a member, please write to Ms le Fevre on elf@hafnialaw.com.