Title: Corporate / Business Litigation
Funke Adekoya specialises in commercial and corporate litigation and dispute resolution. She practices extensively before all the High Courts and appellate courts in Nigeria.
Areas of Practice
Litigation Percentage 60%
Currently 2nd Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Chapter of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Has represented parties as counsel in several arbitration proceedings and acted in numerous disputes as either - party appointed Arbitrator, Sole Arbitrator and Presiding Arbitrator.
Member of the International Bar Association Sections on Business Law (Committees on Company Law and on Intellectual Property), Legal Practice (Committee on Professional Development and Technology, presently a Vice Chairman) and member of Section on Energy and Natural Resources Law.
Funke is a life member of the International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA).
Regularly lectures on arbitration law and procedure and has been approved by the Institute as a Tutor at the Associate/ Entry Course level. Also acts as visiting Faculty at the Centre for African Law and Development Studies, Lagos where she lectures on arbitration and civil procedural issues.
Barristers and Solicitor, Nigeria 1975
LL.B (Hons.), Ife; 1974