Tolu Obamuroh | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Tolu Obamuroh

Associate, Paris

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Tolu Obamuroh is an Associate in the International Arbitration Group in Paris. His practice includes international commercial and investment arbitration.

Prior to joining White & Case, Tolu was the Associate General Counsel of the Lagos Court of Arbitration, where he was responsible for case management and dispute resolution of the Court. He has also worked in a commercial firm in Nigeria, during which time he was involved in high profile transactions in Nigeria.

Tolu is currently co-chair of Young ICCA (International Council for Commercial Arbitration). He was named in the Rising Stars Category (40 under 40) of the Nigerian Legal Awards in 2016 and 2018.

Bars and Courts

  • Nigeria Bar


  • LLM, Columbia Law School
  • BL, Nigerian Law School
  • LLB, Obafemi Awolowo University


  • English


Representing a European construction company in an ICC arbitration regarding the construction of a hydroelectric project in Chile.

Representing an Eastern European State in an Energy Charter Treaty case relating to investments in the country's natural gas sector.