Civil law

Yejide Osunkeye is the Principal partner at YBO Legal. She is a Legal practitioner, Arbitrator and CEDR Accredited Mediator with years of experience. She worked with Chief Rotimi Williams’ Chambers for 12 years. Yejide has over the years served in various capacities at the ICC (Court member, task force member),Continue Reading

Legal adviser for the Bahraini Ministry of Foreign Affairs (“MOFA“) and former Head of International Law Division affiliated with the Egyptian State Lawsuits Authority (“ESLA“). He represented Egypt in 45 international arbitrations and cases between August 2010 and June 2018, 35 thereof were investment treaty cases filed before ICSID, PCAContinue Reading

Anne-Sophie is a practising barrister at the English and Mauritian Bar and a non-practising barrister at the Paris Bar. As such, she handles both common law and civil law disputes, in French and in English. She has 17 years’ experience in the field of international arbitration having acted as CounselContinue Reading

I am based in Senegal and Ivory Coast and I practice as arbitrator and Counsel as well. I have been appointed in arbitrations as Counsel under ICSID and as arbitrator under ICC, UNCITRAL and OHADA.Continue Reading

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 atContinue Reading

Je suis un arbitre diplômé de l’Université de Montpellier (France, 2016), inscrit sur les listes d’arbitres du CAMC-O (Burkina Faso, 2016) et de la CCJA (OHADA, 2020). Je suis par ailleurs diplômé d’études supérieures spécialisées (DESS) en Droit des affaires, Inspecteur du Trésor et Gestionnaire de projet. Je suis plusContinue Reading

Ahmed is the Managing Partner of Fenwick Elliott LLP Middle East and Africa and has been leading the expansion of the firm in the region since 2015.  Ahmed has vast experience in handling cases involving major construction, infrastructure and energy projects, often with significant sums of money in dispute. HeContinue Reading

Over 13 years of experience in infrastructure fraternity, as and Civil Engineer. Graduated with a Master of Science (MSc) in Construction Law and Dispute Resolution, from Leeds Becket University (UK). Registered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and Prime Dispute Have experience as party representative in ADR including arbitrationContinue Reading

I am a common and civil law trained, trilingual partner at Hogan Lovells, and the Chair of the Firm’s Middle East Practice. I have significant experience representing corporations and financial institutions from various parts of the world, and represent parties in international commercial and investment arbitration proceedings under the arbitrationContinue Reading

Chair of Private International Law (Cairo University); Vice-President, ICC International Court of Arbitration; Member of the ICCA Governing Board; Member of the MIAC Advisory Board; LACIAC Court Member; CIMAC Court Member; CRCICA Advisory Committee Member; CIArb’s Board of Trustees’ Member; and Dean of Africa Arbitration Academy. He featured in moreContinue Reading