Sydney Chisenga is a partner and the head of the dispute resolution and public policy practice at Corpus Legal Practitioners. He leads and handles high-level commercial litigation cases, which include high-profile tax disputes and other major regulatory litigation involving multinational corporations. More recently, Sydney successfully represented a multinational corporation in a transfer pricing dispute.
Sydney is also an expert in competition and consumer protection law, specialising in complex merger clearance and defending clients in investigations by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission and appeals before the Competition and Consumer Protection Tribunal. He is considered an expert in Zambian and African competition law. He is also listed as a competition law expert in Zambia by the World Bank Global Competition Group and the COMESA Competition Commission.
He is a trusted adviser to major corporations in sectors including manufacturing, transport, IT, telecommunications, consumer and retail, mining and resources, on all types of disputes.
As a Chambers and Partners and Corporate Live Wire ranked attorney, Sydney is also recognised as a national expert with regards to Merger Control Law by Global Law Experts. He also contributes articles on merger control in the Getting the Deal Through series and is a contributor to the Doing Business annual publication by the World Bank.
Sydney is also a frequent speaker on competition law to a variety of fora such as the Africa Competition Conference and Global Competition Review.