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Senior legal debt and recovery officer 250 000
Job Type: Full-Time

Education

From 0 to 2008
UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA
From 0 to 2005
NIGERIA LAW SCHOOL, ABUJA, NIGERIA
From 0 to 2004
UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS
From 0 to 1998
ALL SAINTS BILINGUAL COLLEGE, DOUALA, CAMEROON
No added languages

Experience

LEGAL/COMPANY SECRETARY
FORTHRIGHT GROUP
October 2010 - Present Day (6 years 5 months)
  • Attendance at Board meetings, taking minutes, rendering all necessary secretarial services and advising on compliance with relevant laws and statutes.
  • Maintain registers and other statutory records
  • Render returns at the Corporate Affairs Commission
  • Monitoring company compliance with regulatory bodies
  • Trademark & Patent registration of company brands, and all related intellectual property matters
  • Due DIligence
  • Drafting of Various contractual Agreements inter alia Land Purchase/ sale Agreements, Confidentiality Agreement, Joint-Venture Agreement, Employment Contracts, Memorandum of Understanding

. Providing legal advise in compliance with laws and statutes as a way of avoiding risks

SENIOR ASSOCIATE
OKONJO, ODIAWA & EBIE
November 2008 - September 2010 (1 year 11 months)
  • Head of Intellectual Property Department - Registration of Trademarks, Patents & other Intellectual Property Matters.
  • Policy Analysis and Extensive Research work on World Justice Project(Anchored by World Bank)
  • Incorporation of Companies, Business Names, Incorporated Trustees and Regional Intergovernmental Organizations
  • Drafting of Various Contractual Agreements
  • Due Diligence
LEGAL SECRETARY
SOUTH AFRICAN PARLIAMENTARIAN GROUP
March 2007 - July 2008 (1 year 5 months)
  • Legal Secretarial Assistance at Parliamentary meetings
  • Offering of Legal Advice on the Drafting of Laws and Bills
  • Extensive desktop and library research on the applicability of Laws and Policies
JUNIOR ASSOCIATE/NYSC
KAYODE OLATOKE & CO
April 2006 - January 2007 (10 months)
  • Legal Research
  • Core Litigation Practice
  • Drafting of Agreements and Conveyance Instruments
  • Personal Assistant to Principal Solicitor