Oseinoma Okpeku

Partner

ose.okpeku@thelawcrest.com

Ose is a Partner with the Law Crest LLP. Prior to joining The Law Crest LLP in 2009, he worked for one of the top four retailers in the UK as a Senior Human Resource Executive and Project Management Lead in charge of recruitment projects.

He started his Law practice career with Ricky Tarfar & Co from where he moved to the Templars (Barristers and Solicitors) as a member of the commercial practice group.

He regularly provides legal advisory services on all aspects of oil and gas including taxation issues, regulatory and compliance related issues, asset acquisition, negotiation of terms of operating agreements and renewal of licenses and leases. He is also regularly consulted by a varied range of corporate entities in HR integration process following mergers or acquisitions and in HR integration process of foreign companies who have acquired interests in Nigeria companies. He also recently provided advisory services to a State Government on trans-jurisdictional employment contracts.

He is a PRINCE2 Practitioner and heads the Employment Law, Immigration and Taxation practice team as well the Energy, Power and Natural Resources practice team of the Firm.

Education:

 2005-University of Glamorgan, Wales- MSC Human Resources

 2004-University of Glamorgan , Wales – LLM Employment Law and International Labour Standards

 2001-Nigeria Law School Abuja- BL

 1998- University of Nigeria, Nsukka, LLB (Hons)

Memberships

Chartered Institute of Personnel Development – UK

Nigerian Bar Association