Aceris Law’s Libya Arbitration Lawyers Desk is a dedicated team of lawyers at Aceris Law, a specialised international arbitration law firm, which accompanies clients involved in arbitrations concerning Libya, i.e., where Libyan law applies, a contract is executed in Libya, the dispute is brought by or against a party in Libya, or the Libyan State or a Libyan State entity is involved.
Aceris Law’s Harvard, Oxford and Sorbonne trained lawyers are admitted to bars of Western Europe, Eastern Europe and North America and have significant prior experience dealing with commercial, construction and investment treaty arbitrations under the ICC, ICSID, UNCITRAL, LCIA, SCC, SIAC, ICDR, VIAC and other arbitration rules, many of which have concerned Libya and neighbouring States.
Our Libya Arbitration Lawyers Desk maintains ties to the best domestic Libyan lawyers, who are involved depending on the specific needs of a given arbitration. This ensures that our clients obtain the best arbitration legal representation while also maintaining cost-effectiveness for arbitrations involving Libya.
Our Libya Arbitration Lawyers Desk also has access to Libyan jurisprudence and doctrine, while speaking English and Arabic. We have the possibility of meeting clients directly in Tripoli, although our home office is in Geneva, Switzerland.
We have significant prior experience with arbitrations involving Libya and North Africa. For example, the lawyers of Aceris Law’s Libya Arbitration Lawyers Desk represented a European client in an investment arbitration against a neighbouring North African State, served as counsel for a North African public entity in an UNCITRAL arbitration regarding and oil and gas contract, have provided legal advice on disputes between Turkish and Libyan entities, have provided counsel in a dispute between an Australian company and a North African business, have served in a commercial arbitration involving the North African hospitality industry and have provided legal advice with respect to the annulment of arbitral awards issued against North African entities.
By having a dedicated team of arbitration lawyers for arbitrations concerning Libya, Aceris Law ensures that arbitrations involving Libya are handled efficiently, making the best use of our arbitration lawyers’ know-how as well as linguistic and cultural skills, which are important for the successful outcome of an international arbitration.
To learn more about Aceris’ Libya Arbitration Lawyers Desk, please do not hesitate to contact us.