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Mary Ekemezie: The legal powerhouse bridging the knowledge gap between law school and the practice of corporate commercial law

Mary Ekemezie: The legal powerhouse bridging the knowledge gap between law school and the practice of corporate commercial law

When it comes to the Nigerian Business Law and Employment Law scene, Mary Ekemezie does not require much introduction. Mary Ekemezie is the Founder and Lead Consultant at ME Consult, a client-focused legal consultancy offering a range of top-tier corporate and commercial legal advisory, employment law advice and business support services. A legal expert with over 13 years of experience, she has been recognised as a National Leader by Who’s Who Legal. Mary Ekemezie is also a member of the Nigerian National Assembly Business Environment Roundtable (NASSBER) Expert Network.

With her expertise in structuring, coordinating and advising on business establishment, mergers and acquisitions, Ekemezie, through ME Academy, her brainchild, is offering a Corporate Commercial Law Practice (ICCP) Masterclass and the launch of an Innovative Online Course Series for Aspiring Lawyers.

The ICCP Masterclass caters to lawyers at various career stages, including those seeking to kick-start their careers in corporate commercial law, transition from non-legal roles, or refresh their expertise. Participants will gain expertise in conducting legal research, drafting legal documents, advising on acquisitions and divestments, and more. The course curriculum spans nine modules, covering crucial aspects of corporate law practice.

The ICCP Masterclass will take place from Wednesday, 29th May to Friday, 31st May 2024, via Zoom, from 2 pm to 6 pm daily.

Early bird discounts are available until 15th May 2024. Group discounts for registrations of 5 persons or more are also offered.

According to Mary Ekemezie, “The ICCP Masterclass is meticulously crafted to empower legal professionals with practical skills essential for success in corporate commercial law.” She states further, “I’m excited to share my expertise and insights with participants, guiding them towards excellence in corporate law practice.”

For registration and further information, visit https://bit.ly/ICCPMasterclassFeePlan or contact [email protected] or [email protected].

Additionally, ME Academy reveals the launch of its groundbreaking e-learning series designed to introduce lawyers to the intricacies of corporate commercial law. Developed by legal experts, the series offers comprehensive insights into two fundamental areas: The Due Diligence Review Series and The Review of Agreement Series.

The Due Diligence Series comprises 14 videos covering critical sections of a due diligence report, including Corporate Records, Regulatory Compliance, and Intellectual Property. Meanwhile, the Review of Agreements Series features 10 videos exploring various agreements such as Loan Agreements, Shareholders Agreements, and Employment Contracts.

With flexible subscription options starting at N3,000, aspiring lawyers and practising lawyers can access these invaluable resources for either a 6-month or 1-year duration. Subscribers also enjoy discounted rates for series purchases.

For subscription and inquiries, please visit: https://bit.ly/MEAcademyDueDiligenceReviewsSeries
or send an email to [email protected] or [email protected]

As ME Academy counts down to the launch of its website on Saturday, 1st June 2024, please visit www.me-academy.org to stay updated regarding the new courses, the discount offerings and be notified when the site goes live.