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    Legal life in... Dubai

    18 April 2016

    Diana Hamadé, Attorney at Law and Founder of International Advocate Legal Services (IALS), share her experience and views on legal life in the UAE. 

  • Kwadwo

    Legal life in... Ghana

    14 May 2015

    Kwadwo Ntrakwah, International Division member and part of our pan-Africa delegation for International Marketplace,  tells us about his legal life in Ghana and the secrets to doing business there.

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    Legal life in... the Commonwealth Lawyers Association

    21 January 2015

    David Greene, from law firm and International Division member Edwin Coe, shares his views on being an active member of the Commonwealth Lawyers Association and its forthcoming activities.

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    Legal life in … Nigeria

    13 November 2014 By Lucy Hicks

    Mrs Funke Adekoya SAN is head of the Dispute Resolution Practice Group for AELEX. She shares with ‘Legal life …’ her experiences as one of Nigeria’s leading female lawyers, changes to the legal landscape and shares advice for those doing business or visiting Nigeria.

  • Strachan Partners

    Legal Life in... Lagos

    11 September 2014

    Aderonke Adejugbe, senior associate at Strachan Partners, shares her views about her legal life in Lagos.

  • Oxford & Beaumont

    Legal life in... Ghana

    9 September 2014

    Elikem Kuenyehia, managing partner at Oxford & Beaumont in Ghana, talks about the Ghanaian legal services market and why his firm set up a London office.

  • Legal life in … Ghana

    20 October 2011 Updated: 23 September 2014

    In March 2011, commercial litigation solicitor Chris Lane left his City firm to take up a voluntary position with the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) based in Accra, Ghana. Chris explains the initiative’s aims highlighting how the CHRI deals with access to justice challenges in Ghana and what UK solicitors can do to help.