MARC45 Arbitration Spotlight with Roger Wakefield as Guest Speaker
Mr. Roger Wakefield, a member of the MARC Court and one of the top arbitration lawyers of South Africa, was the guest speaker of MARC45's second 'Arbitration Spotlight' event, held on 16 November 2017, at the seat of MARC in Port Louis. The event was themed 'Insight into South Africa' and was informal and lively Q&A session animated by two members of the MARC45 Committee, Dustin Bhoyrul, Partner at Bridges and Dipna Gunnoo, Barrister at PLCJ. Discussions and exchanges spanned over various topics from simple career advice to the development of arbitration in Africa. Mr. Wakefield gave interesting insights into the practice of arbitration in South Africa and shared his views on how young practitioners can develop a career in the field of arbitration.