Phone: +(234) 1 2707433
Mr. Joseph I. Ogunnu is a member of the Dispute Resolution group of the firm. He has over 20 years experience in commercial litigation. Joe obtained a bachelor’s degree in law from the Bendel State University, Ekpoma and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1991. Mr. Ogunnu holds a Master’s degree in law from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. He also holds a Stock Market Agent’s Certificate of the Chartered Institute of Stock Brokers and is an associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK). He has practiced extensively before all superior courts of record in Nigeria. He has represented international Airlines in matters ranging from passenger, cargo and baggage claims. He has advised and represented private equity groups on portfolio realizations and claims. He also renders diverse advisory services to a wide range of clients including Banks, Construction companies, Professional services firms, Financial advisory and Consultancy firms, Insurance companies, Multinational corporations etc. His areas of specialization are commercial practice, trade and competition law, taxation, capital markets, civil litigation and arbitration.
ACTIVITIES & AFFILIATIONS
Member, Nigerian Bar Association; Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (U.K); Member, Chartered Institute of Stock brokers (Nigeria).