PROFESSOR IKE EHIRIBE

Co-Convener

BIOGRAPHY

PROFESSOR IKE EHIRIBE FCIArb, FAiADR, C. Arb, QDR. Barrister, Chartered Arbitrator & Accredited Mediator.

Ike was called to the Nigerian Bar (1982) and to the Bar of England and Wales (1996) by the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn. He is a Fellow (1994) of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators in London and also a Chartered Arbitrator (2007). He is a Fellow of the Asian institute of Alternative Dispute Resolution (AIADR) based in Singapore; an accredited mediator of the Academy of Experts in Gray’s Inn; as well as a CEDR Mediator in Investor – State Disputes. He is an international arbitrator and dispute resolver practising out of 7 Stones Commercial & IP Chambers based in London and is listed on the United Nations affiliated WIPO Panel of Neutrals based in Geneva. He was an officer of the African Council of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) between 2013 – 2019. He is also a member of the Investment Treaty Forum (ITF) of the British institute of International and Comparative Law (BiiCL).

He is a Visiting Professor and Fellow at the Centre for International Legal Studies (CILS) in Salzburg; a part-time Professor of Law at the School of Law, Christchurch Canterbury University, England. He is an approved tutor, trainer and assessor on the arbitration, adjudication and mediation training courses of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators in London. He is one of the co – conveners of the nascent Mid-Atlantic- Caribbean Institute of Alternative Dispute Resolution (M.A.C.I.A.D.R).