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Godwin Etim

Managing Associate
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AELEX

Lagos, Nigeria
    Local Time: Wednesday 23:51

Practice Expertise

  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
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Areas of Practice

  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
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Profile

Etim is team lead of the product liability and intellectual property practice of Aelex’s Dispute Resolution Department. He has been involved in successfully defending a leading Nigerian telecommunications company in a minority rights action instituted by some of its shareholders. He has also successfully defended a multi-national bottling company in two separate actions instituted by the company’s employees, as well as a leading bank in an action instituted by a former employee.

Etim is also currently involved in the defence of a multi-national tobacco company in several public health and consumer protection actions separately instituted by the Federal Government and six other state governments.

Etim holds a Masters Degree in Law from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, and has contributed to several articles published in national newspapers and journals.

Bar Admissions
Barrister and Solicitor, Nigeria, 1998

Education
LL.B, University of Calabar, 1996
LL.M, Obafemi Awolowo University, 2005

Areas of Practice

  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Professional Career



Professional Associations
    Member, Nigerian Bar Association

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