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Hon. Justice Edward Torgbor

Position: President, Torgbor Consultants

Expert Overview

Justice Torgbor has many years of experience in the legal, judicial and academic fields, and in dispute resolution. Formerly a barrister in England, he is currently a Specialist International and Chartered Arbitrator and Mediator based in Nairobi, Kenya. His international experience is underpinned by having completed his law degrees at the Universities of Edinburgh, Cambridge and Stellenbosch and as Academic Visitor at the University of Oxford, England

International Arbitration Appointments

No. of international arbitration appointments 30+
No. of those as chair 14
No. of those as sole arbitrator 10
No. of those as wing-arbitrator 7
No. of those appointed by arbitral institutions 10
No. of those that were ad hoc arbitrations 21
Names of African co-arbitrators Mr Yemi Candide-Johnson
Judge Meyer Joffe
Names of arbitral institutions involved ICSID; ICC; CIArb UK; CIArb NIGERIA; CADRE
Appointing authority involved in the ad-hoc arbitrations? Yes
Names of appointing authority in ad-hoc arbitrations KENYAN JUDICIARY; CIArb Kenya, CIArb Nigeria, LCA
Where did you sit? London; Paris; Nigeria; Uganda
Under which applicable laws and rules? ICSID Arbitration Rules; ICC Rules; UNCITRAL Rules; CIArb Rules
English law; Ugandan law; Nigerian law; Ghanaian law, South African and Kenyan law

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