Frances Anaekwe


  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Intellectual Property
  • Company Secretarial
  • Labour and Employment
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution



LL.B Madonna University, 2012
LLM (Corporate & Commercial Law) University of Southampton, 2014

Bar Admission

Barrister and Solicitor, Nigeria 2013

Professional Associations

Member, Nigerian Bar Association
Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Member, Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria


Frances is an Associate in the firm and is a member of the Corporate Commercial department. Her main practice areas are intellectual property, arbitration, company secretarial and labour & employment.
She advises regularly companies on business start-up and corporate due diligence issues in Nigeria. She is a key member of the firm’s labour and employment practice and advices companies regularly on issues relating to transfer of employees, redundancy and termination of employment.