Intellectual Property

Godson is a founding and Managing Partner of Fortress Solicitors, with its Head Office in Lagos, Nigeria. A Fellow of the CIArb, he heads the Dispute Resolution practice of the Firm. With almost 20 years of unbroken practice in the area of international arbitration and ADR, Godson has acted asContinue Reading

Mr. Mike Igbokwe is a Senior Advocate of Nigeria and the Head of the Dispute Resolution Team.  An experienced Arbitration Practitioner, he also sits as Chairman and Member of Arbitral Panels to resolve local and international commercial disputes. In 2018, in recognition of his track record, wealth of experience andContinue Reading

I have participated as Sole Arbitrator and Tribunal Member in Domestic arbitrations and as Tribunal Secretary in both International and Domestic arbitrations under UNCITRAL. I have also qualified as a Fellow and approved faculty member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK). I serve on the Executive Committee of theContinue Reading

Azubike is a Notary Public of Supreme Court of Federal Republic of Nigeria.  He is a Fellow of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, U.K.; Prime Dispute, U.K.; Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators and Arbitration and Mediation Institute of New Zealand. He has been commended highly by a sitting Judge of the HighContinue Reading

Jacqueline’s is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya and is the Managing Partner of JWM LAW LLP (formerly Jacqueline Waihenya Maina & Co. Advocates) founded in 2012 being a full service corporate oriented practice.  She holds an LLM from the University of Nairobi specializing in Public Finance &Continue Reading

I obtained an LL.B. (Hons.) degree from the University of Lagos Nigeria in 1981 and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1982. I attained the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria in 2013. In 1998 I became a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators U.K. and a CharteredContinue Reading

Efosa Osaruemen Ewere is a Chartered Secretary, Dispute Resolution Practitioner. She is a Partner with Gravida Attorneys a Law Firm in Nigeria which has a bias for dispute resolution. Trained as a Lawyer, Mediator, and Arbitrator she adopts an innovative approach, engages actively and regularly advises clients on the bestContinue Reading

My practice in international commercial arbitration and commercial dispute resolution consists majorly of accepting appointments and nominations from major international arbitral institutions such as the ICC, LCIA, WIPO, DIAC, LMAA, CIArb, KIAC, KLRCA, HKIAC and CAS either as Chairman or Co-Arbitrator or Sole Arbitrator to resolve complex, cross-border and highContinue Reading

Dr. Adesina Bello, an Associate Professor of Law at Babcock University, Ogun State, is the Principal Partner at Tayo Bello & Associates. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK), a CEDR UK Accredited Mediator, Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers Nigeria and Fellow of theContinue Reading

Jackie is a legal practitioner with 20 years’ experience in corporate and commercial law in various sectors ranging from financial services (banking, insurance, investment) to real estate and intellectual property. She has sat as a third party neutral in a range of disputes, largely commercial, involving both domestic and internationalContinue Reading