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Hon. Justice Edward Torgbor

Hon. Justice Edward Torgbor, CA, FCIArb, LLD, formerly Judge of the High Court of Kenya.
Advocate of the Supreme Court of Zambia, Attorney at Law, Ghana.
Vice-President of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) African Users’ Council.
Professor of Law Stellenbosch University (2005 – 2008).
Many years’ experience in the legal, judicial and academic fields, and in dispute resolution.
Formerly a barrister in England, he is currently a Specialist International and Chartered Arbitrator and Mediator based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Education:
Law graduate from the Universities of Edinburgh, Cambridge, Stellenbosch and Academic Visitor at the University of Oxford, England.

Professional Experience
Specializations include:
Domestic & International arbitration/ADR practice;
International Trade & Investment Law;
Corporate and Commercial Law;
Energy and Natural Resources,
Banking,
Designing regulatory frameworks for Public Sector reform, and governance facilitation.
He was lead Counsel for the Eastern and Central African Trade Development Bank (PTA Bank) and Legal Consultant for UNEP and UN-Habitat.
He drafted a Framework Environmental Law for the Kingdom of Cambodia and compiled a Compendium of Judicial Decisions on Environmental Law under UNEP Consultancy.

Publications and Lectures
CIArb Lecturer and Tutor in arbitration law and practice.
He has published for professional journals in Africa and United Kingdom (the LCIA and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators).
Author of Guidebook on “The Right to Adequate Housing” for UN-Habitat.
He continues to play varied roles as Keynote Speaker, Chairman, Presenter and Resource Person at numerous arbitration conferences, seminars and workshops in various countries in Africa and Europe.

Languages:
English, French, Ghanaian, Swahili

Contact details:
Prof Edward Torgbor
Faculty of Law
University of Oxford

Tel +44 (0) 7858 570 146

Hon. Justice E. Torgbor
P.O. Box 1200 – 00621
Nairobi, Kenya

Tel +254 724 837 170
+254 722 679 247

Email: judge@africaonline.co.ke

Email: judge@africaonline.co.ke

torgbor@africaonline.co.ke