Adedoyin Rhodes-Vivour was educated at the University of Lagos (LLB Hons), University of Lagos (LLM) and King's College London, University of London (MA, International Peace and Security) with merit.
She has an international practice diploma in arbitration and is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and chartered arbitrator; a mediator accredited by the CEDR (UK); a member of the Court of the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA), The Hague, the Netherlands; a member of the board, Lagos Court of Arbitration and a member of the ICC Commission on Arbitration. She has very significant experience in oil and gas, maritime, power, construction, banking/finance and corporate/commercial disputes.
Adedoyin is listed on arbitration panels including the International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR), the database of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), LCIA-MIAC Arbitration Centre, the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), the Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration, the Maritime Arbitrators Association of Nigeria (MAAN) and the Lagos Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration. She sits as arbitrator under the UNCITRAL rules and the rules of various institutions including the ICC.
She is the chairperson of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Nigeria branch) and pioneer president of the Maritime Arbitrators Association of Nigeria. She is a member of the International Law Association (ILA) international committee on international commercial arbitration, and the pioneer chair of the committee on international commercial arbitration of the ILA’s Nigerian branch.
She has written various articles on arbitration and ADR. She acts as resource person at domestic and international conferences and seminars and is an approved tutor of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK).
WWL says: Adedoyin Rhodes-Vivour focuses on the oil and gas, shipping, telecommunications, finance and banking sectors, and is described as “second to none for her skill and versatile thinking”.
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