Chinwe Egbunike-Umegbolu

University of Brighton

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University of Brighton
Mithras House, Lewes Rd
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University of Brighton
Brighton, United Kingdom
PhD in Law, 2021
Alternative Dispute Resolution
2018 To 2021
Dissertation: Dispensation of Justice: Lagos Multi-Door Courthouse (LMDC) as a Case Study.
Advisor: Dr Adaeze Okoye | Dr Claire-Michelle Smyth

Kingston University London
London, United Kingdom
LLM, 2014
Dispute Resolution (Merit)
2013 To 2014
Dissertation: To What Extent is Arbitration a Cheaper and more Efficient Process of Dispute Resolution – in Comparison to Litigation?
Advisor: Dr Dorothy Kwagala-Igaga

Nigerian Law School
Abuja, Nigeria
B.L, 2012
Barrister & Solicitor, Supreme Court of Nigeria
2011 To 2012

Professional Associations

American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Dispute Resolution
2022 - Present

Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC)- Member
2021 - Present

Guild of Adjudicators in Nigeria (GAIN): Member -Publication Committee
2020 - Present

Research Group Law Enterprise -University of Brighton (UoB)
2020 - Present

Associate facilitator of the Values and Sustainability Research Group (UoB)
2019 - Present

Docconnect BBS (UoB)
2019 - Present

Higher Education Academy UK - Associate Fellow
2019 - Present

Post Graduate Course Representative- Business and Law UoB
2019 - Present

Socio-Legal Studies Association-Member
2019 - Present

London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)-Member
2014 - Present

Achievements, Honors and Awards

Publication of the Year-Shortlisted
African Arbitration Association Awards (AfAA)