The LCA actively engages ADR professionals through training, publications and intercultural exchanges. To access the full benefits of these programmes, we encourage those interested in the field to become members of the LCA.

All application forms must be submitted to the LCA offices either online or in hardcopy with a professional curriculum vitae included.

You can collect a form from the LCA offices:

International Centre for Arbitration & ADR

Plot 1a, Remi Olowode Street,

2nd Roundabout,

Lekki Phase 1,

The application form must be accompanied with the membership fee. This can be paid by cash, cheque or electronic transfer. Transfers should be made to:

The Lagos Court of Arbitration,

Account number, 0001224652,

Sort code, 068150015,

Standard Chartered Bank Nigeria Limited,

Ahmadu Bello Way,

Victoria Island,

Applications are reviewed by the LCA Board of Directors who reserve the right to deny applicants at their sole discretion. Where applications are rejected, a partial refund will be given.

Membership is valid for twelve calendar months after payment of membership fees has been confirmed.


There are a number of benefits to becoming a member of the LCA. These include:

  1. The acquisition of knowledge on the current trends in arbitration and ADR.
  2. Shared knowledge and support through an allocated interest group.
  3. Access to ADR related news via electronic and hardcopy newsletters.
  4. Opportunities to exchange articles with other LCA members via “The LCA Forum”.
  5. Discounts on LCA events, trainings and activities.
  6. Free advice on arbitration and ADR law and practice.
  7. Access to the LCA annual lunch/dinner.

Access to free lectures on ADR or corporate topics, hosted by distinguished speakers.


N15, 000/ $100 for individuals.
N45, 000/$300 package for Corporate members (includes membership for up to four members).
N5, 000/ $35 for students.

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The LCA Panel of Neutrals

The LCA Panel of Neutrals is composed of highly regarded Arbitrators, Mediators, and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) experts from around the world. In order to join the LCA Panel of Neutrals, candidates must either be invited or fulfil the application criteria. Furthermore, candidates must be existing members of the LCA.

Download Neutrals Qualification Criteria

N10, 000 for Members of the LCA

N25, 000 for Non-Members of the LCA – this covers Membership and Neutral fees.