Associate Attorney
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Prince-Alex Iwu

Prince-Alex focuses his practice on international dispute resolution and the firm’s Africa desk.

Prince-Alex’s experience includes telecommunications-related litigation in Nigeria, acting in cross-border litigations, a scheme of arrangement and providing legal advisory services for Fortune 500 companies and corporations from Asia and Europe operating in Nigeria. He interned at the Permanent Court of Arbitration/International Council for Commercial Arbitration at The Hague and worked as a research assistant on the American Law Institutes’ Restatement of the Law – The US Law of International Commercial Arbitration and Investor-State Arbitration (under the supervision of Professor Catherine Rogers).

Prince-Alex has published papers on image rights and on issues in international arbitration. His 2018 paper “International Arbitration: Transnational Debate and Ethics Quagmire” – published in the Transnational Dispute Management journal was listed in the bibliography of recent writings related to the work of UNCITRAL. He has also co-authored authoritative guides on arbitration in Nigeria for the International Bar Association and Practical Law, respectively.

Prince-Alex is currently serving as an events coordinator of the Young ICCA (International Council for Commercial Arbitration). In that capacity, he organizes international arbitration skills training workshops across the globe. He was a founding co-chair of the Lagos Court of Arbitration -Young Arbitrators Network – where he pioneered the now annual LCA-YAN moot competition and worked in that capacity to return a Nigerian team to the Vis Moot competition.

Education

  • LLM, Penn State Law
  • LLB, Nnamdi Azikiwe University

Admissions

  • New York
  • Nigeria

Areas of Practice

  • Litigation, Arbitration
  • White Collar Crime
  • Africa Desk
  • Business & Finance Transactions