24Jul 18

ICC YAF: Rules of Evidence in International Arbitration

Abuja, Nigeria, • English

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is organizing an engaging panel discussion on the rules of evidence in international arbitration.


Parties involved in an international arbitration are not usually bound by any particular national law or civil procedure rule regarding the production and use of evidence. Instead, it is governed by a flexible matrix of rules that will vary from arbitration to arbitration. This event provides an overview of the different factors that influence the production and use of evidence in an international arbitration. It also highlights a number of specific evidential issues that often need to be considered at the outset and during the course of an 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.


16:00-16:05Welcome & Introduction
16:05-17:10Panel Discussion
17:10-17:30Question and Answer Session
17:30-18:00Networking & Cocktail


Chikwendu MadumereManaging Partner, Madumere & Madumere.
Diane OkokoPartner, Marcus-Okoko & Company.
Tunde OnamusiPrincipal Partner, Charis Hills Solicitors.

Logistical notes


Janada International Centre for Arbitration & Mediation (JICAM)
J-K Gadzama Court, Plot 1805, Damaturu Crescent
Garki II, Abuja, FCT, Nigeria


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

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