OUR TEAMVictor Akazue Nwakasi



PRACTICE GROUP: Corporate/ Commercial and ADR
AREA OF SPECIALIZATION: Commercial Transactions & Regulatory

University of Lagos – LLM
Nigerian Law School – B.L
University of Ibadan- LLB

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Victor focuses on Corporate and Commercial law practice, advisory, Administrative law, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Regulatory Reforms etc. He is an extensively trained Arbitrator, ADR professional and has contributed to the development of ADR and its practice in Nigeria and Africa.

Victor combines unique skills from his experience as Commercial litigator, Trainer, Mediator and Negotiator in handling complex legal issues and is a Euromoney trained professional on the subject of Troubled Assets Resolution and Recovery handling Receiverships on diverse Assets for financial services sector clients. An avid scholar and law reformist, Victor advises private and public sector clients both locally and internationally in relation to regulatory and compliance issues on Nigerian Business environment and has worked on complex assignments and trainings for multinationals and the Nigerian Federal Judiciary.

He has special interest in Law and Development, Regulatory Impact Advisory and has published several articles and books on the subject. He has initiated, led and coordinated development law assignments for diverse clients and target groups. He is the author of Administrative Legislation: Rule-Making in a Developing Economy, Troubled Assets Resolution.


  • Member: Nigeria Bar Association (NBA)
  • Member: London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) African Users Council
  • Foundation Secretary/Member: NBA Section on Public Interest & Development Law (SPIDEL)
  • Member: Business Recovery and Insolvency Practitioners of Nigeria (BRIPAN)
  • Member: Risk Management Association of Nigeria (RIMAN)
  • Secretary, RIMAN Workgroup on Non-performing Loans
  • Team Lead: Presidency/NBA-SBL Committee on Ease of Doing Business Task Group on Registering of Titles

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