Anish Wadia FPD
Detailed CV available on request from Prime Dispute.
FPD, C.Arb, CIP(FAIADR), PAP-KFCRI, SFBiam, FACICA, FMIArb, FHKIArb, FSIArb, FPIArb, FAArb, FAMINZ(Arb/Med), FMP KFCRI, CFCILS, LL.B., B.Com.
Experienced independent international arbitrator and lawyer with full rights of audience before courts in India as an Advocate, England and Wales as a Solicitor Advocate, the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) as a Legal Practitioner, the Singapore International Commercial Court (SICC) as a Registered Foreign Lawyer and Prime Dispute as a Certified Educator & conflict/dispute avoidance/resolution Panel Member.
English, Hindi, Urdu, Gujarati ,
Marathi (intermediate) and French (very basic).
India, United Kingdom, Dubai, Singapore, Hong Kong, China and further International regions as requested.
Anish Wadia is an experienced, internationally accredited, full-time independent Chartered Arbitrator, Emergency Arbitrator and Accredited Mediator: with experience acting as such in common law and civil law jurisdictions, as well as in Hong Kong and under the Laws of China. He is also a qualified Lawyer with full rights of audience before Courts in India as an ‘Advocate’; England & Wales as a ‘Solicitor Advocate’ (Civil); and Kazakhstan as a 'Lawyer (AIFC Courts)’. He is also an accredited Sports Arbitrator (AIAC and the Olympic Council of Malaysia).
Anish has received numerous other accolades in the field of International ADR including being voted as one of the youngest Top 10 Arbitrators in Asia Pacific and receiving the ‘Outstanding Global Achievement in International Arbitration’ Award in 2019. In 2020 he received the ‘Dispute Resolution Award of the Year (Global)’ and in 2021 the ‘Dispute Resolution Award of the Year (Asia)’, both in the United Kingdom. Anish is also ranked by the prestigious Who’s Who Legal: Future Leaders (Partners) in Arbitration for 2021 and 2022 as “one of the most recommended arbitrators” who “is precise and diligent, very considerate on the impartiality and due process” and whose “experience includes acting under the ICC Rules in disputes involving parties spanning across EMEA and APAC” as well as being recognised for “His practical and quick approach to render Awards is well known and admired among peers”.
Anish is Regularly appointed as Chair/Presiding Arbitrator, Sole Arbitrator, Wing/Co-Arbitrator, Emergency Arbitrator & Mediator including under the ICC Rules, [English] Arbitration Act 1996, [Indian] Arbitration & Conciliation Act 1996, KIAC Rules (Rwanda-Africa), ad-hoc arbitrations: across a broad spectrum of commodities, construction, corporate, financial, commercial, oil & gas, telecom, solar power, EPC, white-collar crimes, employment, labour, maritime, travel/tourism, aviation, etc. disputes.
Anish is regularly invited as a Lecturer/Speaker/Trainer on International Arbitration and Mediation including for the Judiciary: most notably, for a 2-week intensive training for the Judiciary of The Bahamas (including Justices of the Hon’ble Supreme Court led by the Chief Justice of The Bahamas) organised by BJEI jointly with ICSID, PCA, UNCITRAL and ICCA.
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