We are glad to unveil our speakers for the 2nd Ugwumba Women Conference scheduled for Tuesday, May 18, 2021.
Shan Greer is an international and Caribbean lawyer with over twenty years of experience advising clients on a wide variety of commercial transactions and disputes, with specific expertise in construction law. Known for a practical and commercially sensitive approach to handling matters, Shan Greer has successfully handled a wide variety of transactions and disputes across multiple jurisdictions in the Caribbean, Europe and North America.
Over the past ten years, Shan Greer’s practice has been Caribbean focused with her clients benefiting from her regional knowledge and international expertise. She has advised on a wide range of large infrastructure and construction projects for state-owned enterprises, international investors, joint venture partners and regional consultants under which the parties used bespoke or FIDIC, JCT and NEC standard forms of contract.
Her clients have benefited from her pragmatic advice and representation on their contractual, administrative and dispute related matters which resulted in the successful completion of projects or resolution of disputes in arbitration, adjudication or mediation. In addition to her work within the construction and infrastructure sector, Shan Greer has also represented clients in matters relating to oil and gas, hotel development and gaming, banking and finance, energy and telecommunication.
Shan Greer regularly acts as an arbitrator, adjudicator and mediator in ad hoc, institutional, international and domestic arbitrations in both civil and common law jurisdictions. She is currently named to the roster of the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution, British Virgin Islands International Arbitration Centre, Dispute Resolution Centre in Trinidad and Tobago, Dispute Resolution Association in St. Lucia and the Jamaica International Arbitration Centre.
Saint Lucia nominated Shan Greer for inclusion in the CARICOM Secretariats List of Arbitrators and Conciliators established pursuant to the Revised Treaty of Chaguaramas. Recently, she was appointed by the Permanent Court of Arbitration in an international oil and gas dispute.
Ladies and gentlemen, at the conference, she will be making a presentation on the theme. “Women: Amplify Your Voices for Nation Building.”
To join us at the conference on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 between 4pm and 6pm, login at https://bit.ly/3ybAIEA
At the #UgwumbaLeadershipCenter, we strongly believe that empowering women means building a new nation!