Corpus has a team of experts with an in-depth knowledge of arbitration as a dispute resolution mechanism and a comprehensive understanding of key industry sectors. Our team is able to provide our clients with an appreciation of the laws and procedures in jurisdictions local to the dispute, ensuring access to legal advice as well as representation at all stages of the proceedings.
Kalumbila Minerals Limited. Advisor to Kalumbila Minerals Limited in a judicial review action against ZESCO Limited following ZESCO’s reduction of power supply to Kalumbila Minerals Limited/Sentinel mine.
Represented and defended African Alliance Pioneer Master Fund (“African Alliance”) as respondent in a highly complex arbitration claim, brought by Vehicle Finance Limited. Vehicle Finance Limited sought more than USD32 million in damages. The claim arose from alleged breaches of contract by the respondent. The matter involved several intricate legal issues relating to reliance damages, compensatory damages, Wrotham Park damages, among others.
Bell Equipment Zambia Limited Advisor to Bell Equipment Zambia Limited in respect of a claim for breach of a maintenance service contract in the sum of USD8,735,735.58.
First Quantum Minerals Limited: Currently part of the legal team acting for First Quantum Minerals Limited in an over USD2 billion arbitration claim seated in London under the auspices of the London Court of International Arbitration.
Superswift Pty Limited Advisors to Superswift Pty Limited in respect to shareholder dispute involving Superswift Zambia Limited and Superswift Pty Limited in respect of the transaction for the acquisition of FEDEX Zambia Limited.
Barrick Gold. Currently part of the legal team acting for Barrick Gold in an arbitration claim seated in London against the Government of the Republic of Zambia for breach of the Development Agreement.
First Quantum Minerals Limited. Currently part of the legal team representing First Quantum Minerals in a dispute with ZCCM IH relating to the cash management agreement.
First Quantum Minerals Limited. Acted for First Quantum against ZESCO in an arbitration dispute seated in London under the auspices of the London Court of Arbitration under which ZESCO was claiming over USD50 million for the breach of a power supply agreement.
Acted for a copper processing plant supplier in an arbitration claim in Lusaka for breach of a contract of supply of a copper processing plant.
Acted for a mining joint venture in a USD6 million arbitration claim seated in Lusaka by a surface rights holder.
African Alliance. Acted for African Alliance in a USD5 million investment arbitration dispute with a Zambian company.