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MFON JONAH ESQ.

(LLB,BL,LLM)
Legal Adviser

The Legal Adviser

MFON JONAH ESQ

 

KEY AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Dispute Resolution; strong expertise in litigation, arbitration, mediation and conciliation
  • Legal Research, Analysis and Interpretation of Legislation and Regulations
  • Negotiating, drafting and reviewing gas sales, power purchase and other long tenured agreements.
  • Legal and Commercial Risk Management
  • Project and Change Management
  • Client Relationship Management and Business Development

 

WORK EXPERIENCE:

 

Jan. 2009 –Present
Managing Associate:
Adonai Associates, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State
Industry:  Legal Services
 

April. 2006 –         

Aug 2010

Legal/Contract Analyst:

Wealthrich Global Ltd, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom 

Industry:  Management Consulting 

 

Aug. 2003-

Sept. 2004

Associate Counsel

Uyouko & Associates (Legal Practitioners), Uyo, Nigeria:

Industry:  Legal Services

 

Sept. 2002 -             

Aug. 2003

Legal Adviser/National Youth Service Corps Liaison Officer:

Akun Local Government Council, Nasarawa State, Nigeria:

Industry: Government 

            

          

EDUCATION & QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Sept 2004 - Sept. 2005

Master of Laws (LLM) Petroleum Taxation and Finance

Centre for Energy, Petroleum, Mineral Law and Policy,

University of Dundee, Scotland: United Kingdom.

Graduate Certifications

Certified Risk and Contracts Analyst Certified Tax Analyst 

March 2001 - Feb. 2002 

Barrister at Law (BL, Postgraduate)

The Nigerian Law School, Lagos, Nigeria 

April 1994 - Jan 2000 

Bachelor of Laws (LLB Hons):

University of Calabar, Nigeria 

1988 - 1993 Senior School Certificate (SSCE): Federal Girls’ College Owerri, Nigeria 

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL BODIES:

  • The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA)
  • International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA)

 

HOBBIES:              Swimming, playing volleyball and badminton and cooking for friends and family.