Practice Areas

• Dispute Resolution
• Maritime & Aviation
• Insolvency & Debt Recovery
• Corporate & Commercial Laws
• Real & Intellectual Property
• Matrimonial Proceedings
• Criminal Law

Sir. Adolphus Nwachukwu

Head, Maritime, Aviation & Litigation TeamEmail:


Over the years, Sir Nwachukwu had developed a flare for and had become well experienced in Dispute Resolution, Maritime, Aviation, Commercial Banking, Debt Recovery, Insolvency, Intellectual Property, Divorce, Criminal and Land matters.

Sir Nwachukwu has handled and concluded many cases in his key areas of practice at the trial Courts and at the appellate Courts in the past several years that he has in the course of his legal practice, carved a niche for himself in trial advocacy and appellate practice.

Among the major matters handled and being handled by him are AMCON-related matters in both the areas of litigation and mediation as well as maritime, commercial and criminal matters for shipping companies and corporate bodies.

Sir Nwachukwu is hardworking, diligent, intelligent, meticulous and attentive to the minutest detail. He is a good team player.

Diploma in Latin, Saint Mary’s Seminary, Nigeria 1993
OND (Accounting and Auditing) Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, Nigeria 1998
LLB (Hons.), 2nd Class Upper Degree, University of Ilorin, Nigeria 2003
LLM. University of Lagos, Nigeria 2009.

Bar Admissions
Barrister and Solicitor, Nigeria 2005

Professional Associations
Member, Nigerian Bar Association
Member, Business Recovery & Insolvency Practitioners Association of Nigeria (BRIPAN)