21Jun 18

ICC YAF: Effective Cross Examination in Arbitration

Lagos, Nigeria, • English

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is organizing a lively panel discussion on effective cross examination in arbitration.


Cross-examination of witnesses is one of the most challenging aspects of advocacy in international arbitration. When executed effectively, it is very powerful.The panelists will set out a framework and guidelines for cross-examination that can be applied regardless of the subject matter of the evidence.

Who should attend?

This conference is aimed at young arbitration practitioners of approximately 40 years or under: counsel, arbitrators, corporate counsel or academics. The ICC YAF Conference is an ideal forum for young practitioners to exchange thoughts on international arbitration and to enrich their network in the region.


17:00-17:05Welcome & Introduction
17:05-17:45Panel Discussion
17:45-18:00Question and Answer Session
18:00-19:00Networking & Cocktail


Dr. Babatunde Ajibade, SANManaging Partner, SPA Ajibade & Co.
Oba Nsugbe, QC, SANPump Court Chambers.
Tunde OgunseitanCounsel, ICC International Court of Arbitration.

Logistical notes


Lagos Court of Arbitration

1A, Remi Olowude Street

2nd Roundabout, Lekki-Epe Expressway

Okunde Bluewater Scheme

Lekki Peninsula Phase 1, Lagos


To register, please send your contact details (first name, last name, firm/institution, email) to: iccyafnigeria@gmail.com

For further information, please contact

  • Adebayo Folahan Folahan
  • +2348035774349
  • ICC YAF Representative, Africa, Middle East And Turkey
  • Isaiah Bozimo
  • +2347034632020
  • ICC YAF Representative, Africa, Middle East and Turkey