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Shelley Tonbra
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Legal Officer 100 000
Job Type: Full-Time

Education

From 0 to 2006
Rivers State University of Science and Technology
No added languages

Experience

Head of Chamber
Gbadebo Soetan Chambers
November 2007 - Present Day (9 years 9 months)

Responsibilities

  • Legal research and pre-trial conferences to analyze issues, the area of law and possibility of remedies in a court of law before the filling of cases.
  • Researched and drafted motions and pleadings for civil and commercial claims and criminal applications for bail.
  • Lead counsel in court appearances (particularly during trials and hearings)
  • Assisted with mediation over employer/employee dispute (authorization in banking)

Achievements

  • Impressive appearances and outstanding performances in oral advocacy in the Federal High Court, High Court and Magistrate Court in both Lagos State and Ogun State
  • Obtained favourable judgments and rulings in court
  • Participated in mediations resulting in practical settlements devoid of acrimony
  • Drafted sound Deeds, Pleadings, Articles, Memorandum of Understanding and Letters