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Litigation Practitioner

Location:
Lagos, Nigeria
Posted:
December 31, 2021

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Macarthur a. chioma

Transit Village, Victoria Island, Lagos- Nigeria +234

Home: 081******** – adpr7t@r.postjobfree.com

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY

Dedicated, hardworking and ever ready to learn. Legal Practitioner with extensive background in litigation, corporate practice, legal documentation and legal research. Equipped with excellent persuasion techniques and capacity to remain objective in all cases.

OTHER PERSONAL DETAILS

·NATIONALITY: Nigerian

·GENDER: Female

·DATE OF BIRTH: 29th December,1990

EDUCATION

BL

2016 Nigerian Law School (Lagos Campus)

·Key Courses: Corporate and Property Law practice, Civil and Criminal Litigation.

2014 LL B: Law

Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka - Awka-Anambra State

·Key Courses: Company Law, Criminal Law, Land Law, Law of Evidence, Tort,

Contract, Banking law.

2009 Diploma in Computer basics

Computer School - Anambra

·Basic Computer Programs: Microsoft word, excel, power point, access, Corel draw,

office publisher etc.

·Basic internet knowledge.

WORK EXPERIENCE

2020 — Relationship Manager

Ezenius.inc

• Recruiting utilizing various established methods and the ability to bring new recruiting ideas to the organization

• Strong problem-solving abilities to help match candidates with open positions and assist the company in sourcing.

• Managing, prioritizing and close searches in a metrics driven environment while delivering a superb client and candidate experience

• Utilizing various techniques to source for prospective candidates on several job boards to establish a pipeline of capable candidates

• Effectively pre-screen/interview candidates for contract, contract-to-hire and permanent roles while assessing candidate’s skills, qualifications and cultural fit for the role

2018 – Business Development Intern

Cabs N More Limited

·Distribution, Research and Recommendation of New Products/Services

·Selling of New Products/Services

·Marketing Approach and Staying Abreast of Competitions

·Maintain electronic filing system, electronic data storage and case management systems

·Drafting of policy and operational documents and implementation

02/2017: Legal Practitioner (NYSC)

B. Moore and Associates

·Drafting processes

·Litigation

·Research

·Presented key evidence and exhibits during civil trials.

·Drafted legal briefs and opinions for all clients.

·Analyzed probable outcomes of cases using knowledge of legal precedents.

·Worked with management and staff to resolve pre-litigation disputes.

·Filed all case pleadings in a timely manner.

·Administrative duties such as Photocopying, scanning, and typing.

·Explained available courses of action and possible repercussions of cases to clients

ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

·Negotiated and established a customer/buyer relationship between our company and a multinational company

·Saved B. Moore &Associates Millions of Naira in Solicitors fees by undertaking in-house some job function that were usually outsourced to external counsel.

·Drafted new Legal department working policies for B. Moore &Associates

SKILLS:

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

Strong Negotiation skills

Very good Analytical skills

Regulatory compliance

Creative and mentally industrious

Litigation and dispute resolution

Corporate and business legal issues

Research and drafting

Corporate transactions

Legal writings such as legal opinions

LEADERSHIP SKILLS

Highly self-motivated and ability to motivate others.

Excellent communication

Commitment to success and highly result driven

Strategic thinking

Administrative and organizational skills

IT SKILLS

MS Office proficient

Social media savviness

Presentation skills

Word processing

Emailing

Spreadsheeting

ADMINISTRATIVE SKILLS

Efficient typing skills

Advanced Filing and documentation skills

Excellent interpersonal skills

Organizational and time management skills

Superior attention to detail

HOBBIES:

·Reading :(Novels, books, legal journals and articles)

·Writing: (Articles, books, etc.)

·Public speaking

·Traveling

CERTIFICATIONS:

Soft skills.

REFEREES:

Available on requests



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