06 Nov 17

Role, Task & Skills of Tribunal Secretaries

Abuja, Nigeria, • English

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF) is organizing a conference on the tribunal secretary’s tasks and role in the organisation of arbitral proceedings. This Conference is generously sponsored by Lex Luminar, Broderick Bozimo & Company and the International Centre for Arbitration and Mediation Abuja (ICAMA).

Description

This event focuses on the tribunal secretary’s tasks and role in the organisation of the proceedings. Participants will gain practical insights on the support provided by tribunal secretaries from the receipt of the case file to the publication of the Award; and how young and mid-level practitioners can find appointment opportunities.

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.

Programme

16:00-16:30Registration
16:30-16:40Opening Remarks
16:40-17:10Session 1: Tribunal Secretaries – what is expected & how to be effective.
17:10-17:40Session 2: Appointment Opportunities for Young Practitioners
17:40-18:10Question & Answer Session
18:10-18:15Closing remarks
18:15-19:00Networking and Cocktail

Speakers

Jamiu AkoladeSenior Counsel, ACAS-Law
Chineye OnyemaizuPartner, Lex Luminar

Logistical notes

International Centre for Arbitration and Mediation, Abuja (ICAMA). 4th Floor, ITF House, Ademola Adetokunbo Crescent, Abuja.

Registration

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

Contact us

  • Isaiah Bozimo
  • +2347034632020
  • ICC YAF Representative for Africa, Middle East & Turkey.
  • Adebayo Folahan Ajayi
  • +2348035774349
  • ICC YAF Representative for Africa, Middle East & Turkey.