Dispute Settlement

Dispute Settlement

CLS has a solid reputation for the provision of top class services in the litigation practice in Azerbaijan. Possessing a strong team of highly experienced lawyers qualified both in Azerbaijan and oversees. We represent our clients before all court instances of the Republic of Azerbaijan as well as provide advice and assist our clients in international arbitrations and out of court dispute settlement. Our services include:

  • Litigation
  • Alternative dispute resolution (mediation and arbitration)

CLS assists its clients to manage risk and to avoid litigation wherever possible. At all stages of the client advice and representation regarding litigation, arbitration and other dispute settlement ways CLS assesses legal, commercial, regulatory and reputational risks of each case to help clients achieve their commercial objectives as well as to devise optimum procedural tactics or creative settlement approaches.

Our lawyers settle disputes in the most appropriate manner, whether by mediation, adjudication or expert determination.

A particular strength is our multi-jurisdictional presence that allows us to seamlessly handle large, complex cross-border cases to achieve success as soon as possible and as cost effectively as possible. As a global consultancy firm engaged with international projects, we established, cooperate and maintain close relations with a number of leading regional and international law firms that have teams act as arbitrators and counsel in arbitral proceedings throughout the world, including the key arbitration centres of Paris, Geneva, London, Stockholm, Singapore, Hong Kong, Dubai and New York. We advise our clients on the advantages and disadvantages of using arbitration, the different geographical options available and the options for tailoring arbitration clauses to the needs of different contracts, parties, geographical jurisdictions and legal systems. 

Our Recent Experience

  1. Currently, CLS represents a client in the settlement of the dispute with aforeign construction and engineering company in an international arbitration. CLS represents the client on the entire spectrum of the arbitration process, including: negotiations with the other party, early assessment and definition of arbitration strategies, pre-dispute negotiations, selection of arbitrators, the filing and conduct of international arbitration proceedings, the discovery process, advocacy at arbitration hearings, and the confirmation, challenge and enforcement of arbitral awards(if necessary).
  2. Currently, we are representing our clients in variouslitigation process at the first instance and Supreme Court of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Another interesting experience CLS is having is to representan international client regarding the recognition and enforcement of the decision of a foreigncourt in Azerbaijan.