Obioma Okonkwo

Obioma Okonkwo


RCO Court
3-5 Sinari Daranijo Street,
Off Ajose Adeogun,
Victoria Island,
Lagos, Nigeria.
+234 (1) 4626841/3

E: [email protected]
  • Overview

    Obioma is a Senior Associate in the Corporate Commercial Practice and a member of the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods Sector of the Firm. She is target driven, goal-oriented and possesses strong analytical skills.

    Obioma is an expert in Labour & Employment Relations in Nigeria. She has advised and conducted the different forms of organisational restructuring in Nigeria, such as redundancy, role realignment, contract staffing, etc. She also advises on labour and employment concerns arising from mergers, acquisition and other forms of corporate restructuring. She advises on gratuity schemes and the different tax-efficient structure for retirement benefits. Obioma also trains the HR Department and management of companies on the emerging trends in labour and employment relations in Nigeria.

    Obioma provides tax advisory services to our multinational clients and routinely advises on tax-efficiency for any form of divestiture either directly or through a special purpose vehicle located in Nigeria or any other tax-friendly jurisdiction. She also represents our clients at the Tax Appeal Tribunal and obtains favourable judgement.

    Obioma provides company secretarial services to local companies and foreign companies with Nigerian subsidiaries. She has been engaged in multi-jurisdictional litigation and complex international arbitration disputes.

  • Credentials


    • Nigerian Law School (B.L)

    • Nnamdi Azikiwe University (LL. B)

    Professional Membership

    • Nigeria Bar Association (NBA)


    • CopyrightX (Harvard Law School)

  • Experience

    Practice Areas

    • General Legal Advisory
    • Labour and Employment
    • Tax
    • Real Estate
    • Company Secretarial
    • Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Practice Areas

  • Corporate Commercial & General Legal Advisory
  • Real Estate
  • Regulatory & Compliance