Our Arbitration & Mediation team comprises experienced and skilled Arbitration and Mediation practitioners, engaged in acting as Counsel to clients who are parties in arbitration proceedings and mediation processes, as well as presiding over disputes as Arbitrators and Mediators. We have on our team Fellows and members of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom, and a pioneer member of the Panel of Neutrals of the Lagos Multi-Door Court House who presides over disputes as an Arbitrator.
Our services include initiating and defending contentious disputes before Arbitration Tribunals, including institutional and ad-hoc tribunals. We are also involved in the enforcement of Arbitral awards, whether issued by local or foreign arbitral tribunals. We advise on, and draft arbitration clauses in commercial contracts.
We have represented clients in arbitration proceedings arising from labour & employment matters, IP and Domain Name conflicts, franchising disputes, telecoms Interconnectivity and co-location disputes, construction/civil engineering disputes, consumer and product liability disputes, trademark licensing disputes etc. We recently instituted, prosecuted and concluded a multi-million-claims dispute on behalf of a Danish multinational brewing corporation at the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce. The award was entered in our favour.