Clifford Chance LLP

Dispute Resolution Department

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What the team is known for Established dispute resolution player in Africa with recognised capabilities across a wide range of industry sectors. Offers significant experience advising leading banks, oil companies and significant corporate players on an array of contentious issues. Has highly recognised aptitude in arbitrations, many involving governmental entities. Active across the continent in francophone and anglophone regions from its offices in Australia, Europe, Hong Kong and the United States.

Strengths Clients are full of praise for the service provided: "They have a very cohesive team that delivers the best results in seamless fashion."

Notable practitioners

Operating out of London, Audley Sheppard QC is considered a "leading, top-notch arbitration practitioner.""Audley has in-depth knowledge of Nigerian oil and gas laws," remark interviewees, who add: "He is a master of the arbitral process." Prominent across the continent, he is noted for his expertise in the energy and oil and gas sectors.