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

Tolu Obamuroh

Associate, Paris

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Overview

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.

Tolu is currently co-chair of Young ICCA (International Council for Commercial Arbitration).

He has also worked in a commercial firm in Nigeria, during which time he was involved in high profile transactions and disputes.

Bars and Courts

  • Nigeria Bar

Education

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

Languages

  • English

Experience

Advising the Concessionaire of the busiest domestic airport in Nigeria in respect of the first successful Public-Private Partnership Project in Nigeria.

Advising a major construction company on a concession agreement with the Federal Government of Nigeria in respect of the reconstruction of the busiest interstate highway in Nigeria.

Representing a property development company in a suit instituted by one of Nigeria's commercial bank seeking to take over the assets of the company in respect of a US$100million loan.