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Centre for Commercial Law Studies

PARIS EVENT: Arbitration in Africa

9 December 2015

Time: 5:30pm
Venue: ULIP Lecture Theatre, 9-11 rue de Constantine, 75007 Paris, France

Arbitration in Africa

The School of International Arbitration, Queen Mary University of London, and SciencesPo Law School, in collaboration with ICDR Y&I, are pleased to announce the ICDR Y&I annual conference.


Panel 1: Commercial Arbitration in Africa

  • Tunde Ogunseitan, ICC International Court of Arbitration, Paris
  • Jean-Claude Najar, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP, Paris
  • Benoit Lebars, Lazareff Le Bars, Paris
  • Moderated by Maxi Scherer, Queen Mary University of London

Panel 2: Investment Arbitration in Africa

  • Makane Mbengue, University of Geneva
  • Isaiah Bozimo, Ikwueto Law Firm, Abuja, Nigeria
  • Emilia Onyema, SOAS Law School, London
  • Moderated by Diego Fern├índez Arroyo, SciencesPo Law School

A drinks reception will conclude the event, kindly sponsored by Lazareff le Bars.

How to book

This is a free event, but prior registration is required via Eventbrite.


For more information, please contact the CCLS Events Team on

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