IFEOMA NWAFOR

IFEOMA NWAFOR

Legal Practitioner/ Academic

Firm or Organisation
IEN LEGAL ASSOCIATES

Present Position
Principal Partner IEN LEGAL ASSOCIATES, FCArb

Type of Practitioner
Academic, Arbitrator, Counsel, Mediator

Nationality
nigerien

Country of Residence
Nigeria

Practice Areas
Arbitration, Commercial Law, Information, CommunicationTechnologies, Mediation, ODR (Online dispute resolution)

Experience
Ifeoma am a Fellow, Nigerian Institute of Chartered Arbitrators, she has held several posts in the arbitration field such as arbitrator, counsel and facilitator in arbitration trainings.

Bar Admission
Nigerian Bar Association

Education
BL, LLM, LLB

Publications
Rethinking the Doctrine of Res Judicata and Issue Estoppel in Nigerian Arbitration Law

Teaching
Lecturer, Godfrey Okoye University. Faculty member, Nigerian Institute of Chartered Arbitrators

Other Information
Ifeoma is a Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Chartered Arbitrators (NICArb). She was the Overall Best Candidate of the Fellowship training of NICArb and Winner of the Aare Afe Babalola Price in 2017. She is currently a doctoral candidate at the University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus, specializing in cyber laws. She is a Member, Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria. Ifeoma is a Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Commercial Law and a Member, International Chamber of Commerce Young Arbitrators Forum (ICC YAF).

CV
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Email
ifeomanwafor900@gmail.com

Professional Address

Address
3 Ezillo Streeet Independence Layout

City
Enugu

Country
Nigeria

Telephone
+2348068071178

Mobile
+2349091144661

Email
ifeomanwafor900@gmail.com

Site
http://wwwienlegalassociates.com

Languages

  • English : Proficient
    • Conduct DR proceedings
    • Represent clients as an advocate in DR proceedings
    • Testify orally
    • Draft opinions, reports, agreements, decisions, orders or awards
    • Understand written documents
  • Igbo: Native Fluency
    • Conduct DR proceedings
    • Represent clients as an advocate in DR proceedings
    • Testify orally
    • Understand written documents