The commissioner is appointed by the LCCI secretariat for specific arbitral proceedings. The commissioner may dismiss biased arbitrators or arbitrators who no longer fulfil their obligations.
The LCCI appoints one secretary for arbitration and two deputies who together form the secretariat. The secretariat is staffed by the LCCI with independent, legally trained or otherwise suitable persons who preferably are not professional representatives of parties (lawyers, professional trustees, patent lawyers, tax advisors, etc.).