24May 18

ICC YAF: Preparing & Presenting a Case in Arbitration

Lagos, Nigeria, • English

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is organizing a conference on effective case preparation and presentation.


The significant differences between arbitration and litigation justify the need for arbitration lawyers to prepare and present their cases specifically for arbitration. This practical workshop will share insights from experienced arbitration lawyers on case preparation and presentation. It will provide participants with the focus and direction needed to maximise their chances of obtaining a good result in arbitration.

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.


17:20-17:25Welcome & Introduction
17:25-18:30Workshop: Preparing and presenting an effective case
18:30-18:55Question and Answer Session
18:55-19:00Closing Remarks
19:00-20:00Networking & Cocktail


Folahan Adebayo AjayiICC YAF Representative, Africa, Middle East and Turkey
Isaiah BozimoICC YAF Representative, Africa, Middle East and Turkey
Imaobong HaastrupSenior Associate, Aluko & Oyebode
Shehu MustaphaSenior Associate, Aluko & Oyebode

Logistical notes


Aluko & Oyebode

1, Murtala Muhammed Drive (formerly Bank Road)

Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria


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

For more information, please contact

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

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