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JUDE EFFIONG

Legal Director

The historical background of the Director of Legal services can be traced back to 1992 when he started the journey of his academic exercise at ST. Andrew R.C.M Primary school, Ndon Ebom, Uruan Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria and concluded in 1998. Seconded by his Secondary School exercise where he started in 1998 at A.M.E Zion Secondary Commercial School, Ndon Ebom, Uruan Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom state, Nigeria and concluded in 2004, obtained O'level Certificate in West African Examination Council (WAEC) and National Examination Council (NECO) respectively. More academic journeys of the Director of legal services was ensured when he advanced to Obafemi Owolowo University Ole Ife, Osun State, Nigeria in 2007 and obtained a Diploma Certificate in Data Processing and Information Management/technology . In same 2007, he gained admission into University of Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria to study law where he finalized the said programme in 2012 with (LLB) Certificate and proceeded to Nigerian law school, Augustine Nnamani Campus, Agbana, Enugu State, finished in 2014 and called to Bar in 2015 with B.L Certificate. Immediately he concluded his law school programme in 2014, while awaiting his call to Bar in 2015, he moved to National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in same 2014, where he started his first work experience in the Ministry of Justice , Enugu State as the leader of legal research and drafting team during his engagement aforementioned and concluded same in 2015. After the one year National programme at the Ministry of Justice which ended in 2015, the Director of legal services had an engagement in Crown Law Firm in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria, where he acted as a junior counsel before his hard work promoted him to Deputy Head of practice in 2017, the position he is occupying till date. In 2017, the Director of legal services had a retainership with TEON SYSTEM NIGERIA LIMITED As a Legal Consultant/Adviser to the company, the position he occupies till date. In 2018, he was retained by WINABAS NIGERIA LIMITED as a legal consultant /adviser, the position he holds till date. Presently he is also in retainership with ESSIENO BUILDING MARKETING, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION LIMITED as a Legal Consultant/Legal Adviser before his recent almighty appointment as a Director of legal services in Railnet International INC.

Succinctly, he does the following:

  • Files legal processes and represents clients in courts, Arbitration panel , Mediation and Reconciliation processes at the Multi door Court in Akwa Ibom, Nigeria.

  • Drafts Wills and Codicil, obtained Letters of Administration and handle Probate matters on behalf of clients.

  • Conducts Research and writes Legal Opinions * Conducts corporate due diligent exercise on behalf of clients.

  • Prepares legal agreements, leases, assignments and partnership deeds/agreements. Etc

  • Writes Demand Notices, Replies to letters and Terms of Settlement on behalf of Clients.


MY MISSION TO OUR COMPANY: To provide the highest quality of legal services, and to keep pace with the needs of our existing and potential corporate deal. I shall serve and seek to serve in a manner that adheres to the highest standards of excellence and integrity, in a most timely manner. Dedicated to delivering exceptional and unique legal services to our Company and also specializes in key areas of law which include: Real Estate/property law, Corporate law , Oil and Gas, commercial law, family law and International law.