February 3, 2023

Volume XIII, Number 34

Ucheora Onwuamaegbu

Uche regularly provides advisory services and acts as arbitrator in international disputes.

For more than a decade, Uche was Senior Counsel at the World Bank’s International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), in Washington, DC. He was involved, as Secretary or Team Leader, in over 70 cases in various economic sectors, including oil, gas, and mining, construction, agriculture, finance, and tourism; and was a core member of the 2016 ICSID Rules amendment team. Prior to ICSID, he was a lawyer at the United Nations Compensation Commission, Geneva, working on various types of cases, including a consolidated claim of over 800,000 migrant workers for lost remittances; as well as claims by airlines and shipping companies, banks and insurance companies. He was in domestic law practice in the UK and in Nigeria before that.

*Admitted as Special Legal Consultant in the District of Columbia. Admitted in the United Kingdom and Nigeria.

Articles in the National Law Review database by Ucheora Onwuamaegbu