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EMOKINIOVO DAFE-AKPEDEYE

June 6, 2021

Emokiniovo Dafe-Akpedeye is a first class graduate of Economics of Management and an Oxford University law graduate. She has gained extensive transactional experience drafting commercial agreements and liaising with government regulatory agencies such as the Department of Petroleum Resources and the Federal Inland Revenue Service. She is also a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitators (CIArb), a holder of the Diploma of International Commercial Arbitration, the highest academic qualification at CIArb as well as an experienced litigator. She is also a UK qualified solicitor. Her peers describe her as a passionate, hardworking lawyer focused on meeting the legal needs of the client in a commercial savvy fashion. Her mantra is ‘only the best is good enough’ and she consistently delivers high-quality professional service.

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FREDERICK NKOBOWO

June 5, 2021

Nkobowo Frederick Nkobowo is an astute young lawyer and an alumnus of the University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State where he obtained his LLB degree. Having graduated among the top percentile of his class, he proceeded to obtain his BL degree in 2017 after completing his law school studies at the Yola Campus of the Nigerian Law School. Nkobowo is currently an associate with Compos Mentis Legal Practitioners; one of Nigeria’s foremost indigenous law firms. As part of the Litigation/Dispute Resolution Practice team of the firm, he currently specializes in Banking litigation and employment law practice. In the course of his practice, he has successfully represented corporate and individual clients in defending and prosecuting various high net worth claims in various Courts across the nation. With a penchant for detail, he is known to carefully sift through the mesh of facts and law to achieve justice for clients within the bounds of the law. This has led to the successful defence of multi-Million naira claims instituted against the Clients he represents. He is profoundly interested in legal research and writing leading to the publication of various legal writings on academia.edu. He is also fascinated by the intersection between the law and technology. This has led to his current interest in data protection law. When he is not solving knotty legal problems, he could be cooking another hopefully intriguing meal, savouring art, reading or writing on his personal blog.  

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TIMOTHY OLA BAMGBOYE

June 5, 2021

Timothy Ola Bamgboye is a graduate of the University of Ibadan, Nigeria’s Premier, where he bagged a Bachelor of Arts (English) degree and subsequently, a Bachelor of Law (LLB) degree. He was the Department of English best graduating student of his set, and obtained a Second Class Upper degree in law both at the university and the Nigerian Law School. He was the Attorney General of the Law Students’ Society, University of Ibadan as an undergraduate. With keen interest in litigation, commercial transaction and legal research, Timothy exceptionally brings to bear requisite analytical and writing skills, communication and people skills, advocacy and multiple task management skills on his practice of law. He is a prolific writer, with tons of articles on legal and socio-political issues in the print and electronic media including Guardian Newspapers, the Nation Newspapers, the Tribune Newspapers, theCable, and Lawyard; and has authored four books on youth-related issues. He is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered) and the Alternative Dispute Resolution Society.

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UCHENNA NMEROLE

June 4, 2021

Uchenna Nmerole is a diligent counsel, determined to pursue the cause of justice. He obtained a second Class Upper Degree at the prestigious University of Benin and at the Nigerian Law School. In addition, he has received training from the Settlement House, Nigeria as a Dispute Resolution Specialist. He has secretarial experience dealing with community related trust board matters as well as litigation experience across the Niger-Delta region. He is passionate about ensuring that CMC provides the best legal services are offered to all our clients. He is ambitious and seeks to become a legal luminary in arbitration and litigation.

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