GICAM - Groupement Inter-Patronal du Cameroun

08/17/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 08/17/2021 01:48

The Pathways to a Career in Arbitration: The Duties and Responsibilities of the Arbitral Secretary

Date : 17/08/2021 08:30

At LACIAC, we recognise the need to bridge the knowledge gap and to help practitioners gain insight into the different roles in arbitration. The training is the first module in our 'Pathways to a Career in Arbitration Series', a series commenced to achieve our goals of assisting young practitioners in building a career in arbitration.

This module will focus on the role of the Arbitral Secretary and is a great opportunity for young and aspiring practitioners to gain practical understanding of the different aspects of a career in arbitration. It will include among other things:

  1. Practical sessions and drafting exercises based on different case scenarios
  2. An introduction to the duties and responsibilities of the arbitral secretary
  3. Tips and guide to help participants kick-start a career in arbitration and to secure appointments as arbitral secretary

The training is relevant to practitioners who are:

  • new to the field of arbitration;
  • yet to experience any arbitration proceedings or wish to gain more experience; and/or
  • interested in learning more about a pathway to building a career in arbitration.

Please see the details of the training below:

Date: 04 September 2021

Time: 10am - 3pm

Registration Fee: N30,000/$70

Early Bird Registration: N25,000/$60

Registration Link: or

Please feel free to reach out to Titilope by email ([email protected]) or on mobile phone (+234 807 400 8778), if you have any enquiries.