The firm has been involved in both domestic and international arbitration, including international commercial arbitration. Dr. Kamal Hossain has extensive experience in international arbitration, both as counsel and arbitrator. He has served as Chairman and Member of several international arbitral tribunals formed under the ICC, ICSID, LCIA and UNCITRAL Rules and under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea and as a Member and Panel Chairman of the United Nations Compensation Commission.
Other members of the firm also have expertise and experience in commercial arbitration and have acted as counsel in ICC, ICSID and UNCITRAL arbitrations. The firm advises on a wide range of arbitration issues, including arbitration clauses and submission agreements, choice of forum and rules of arbitration, enforceability of awards and the role of national courts during arbitration proceedings. We have been involved in litigation for enforcing arbitration awards, staying court proceedings initiated in violation of arbitration clauses and obtaining interim relief in support of pending arbitration proceedings.
Legal 500, 2008 Edition (www.legal500.com) “Dr. Kamal Hossain & Associates’ Dr. Kamal Hossain is a senior advocate, arbitrator and constitutional law expert. He is held in high esteem, not least for his integrity and ethical standards’. The firm recently represented Stratus Construction Co in litigation arising out of an arbitral award relating to a construction dispute”.