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25-11-2015

Nickolas Likhachov, Counsel at Spenser & Kauffmann: International Arbitration and Court Dispute Resolution are not for everyone

Nickolas Likhachov, Counsel at Spenser & Kauffmann: International Arbitration and Court Dispute Resolution are not for everyone

Resorting to the international arbitration is still the privilege of large corporations and clients with heavy purses in Ukraine.  The national experts complain about the high price of such a dispute resolution tool, experience gap and scarcity of experts with foreign languages skills.

However such procedures do not incite fear of those who experienced this institute taken part in the specialized competitions while students.  Nickolas Likhachov, Counsel at Spenser & Kauffmann Attorneys at law is convinced about it. At first he was a participant, and now he is a permanent arbitrator of the annual Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot.

In particular, he told the editor of Ukrainian newspaper Zakon I Business (Law and Business) about skills and priorities this competition gives the rising lawyers, explained why it is better to use arbitration clauses as well as advised how to save on arbitration fee and legal experts appearing for you at the international court and arbitration.

The full interview is available for reading herein.