Williams IHEMESenior Associate
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Williams is an Attorney-at-law and Senior Associate in the firm.
He holds a PhD in International Business Law obtained at the Central European University, New York/Budapest.
Williams specializes in International Business Law, and handles the complex legal issues surrounding cross-border transactions, corporate governance, corporate finance and business regulation. He handles negotiation and drafting of international agreements. He assists clients involved in the oil and gas, mining and energy sectors.
With his expertise in international trade, he advises clients on a wide range of matters including anti-dumping, trade barrier regulations, customs regulations, export controls, preferential trade arrangements and investment agreements. The contract of carriage of goods by road within the OHADA jurisdictions also forms part of his areas of expertise.
As professional certifications he has obtained a Certificate in International Business Negotiation from the Hamline University Law School in Minnesota (USA), a Certificate in Mediation and Other Methods to Foster Democratic Dialogue ( a program fully accredited program by the American Bar Association) from the Benjamin Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, New York, and Hamline University School of Law, Minnesota, USA.
He is also a member of the UK Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIarb) and a lecturer at the Strathmore University in Nairobi, Kenya.
Williams is fluent in English and in French.