Godwin Etim



  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Labour and Employment
  • Intellectual Property
  • Environment
  • Product Liability

Email: getim@aelex.com






LL.B, University of Calabar, 1996
LL.M, Obafemi Awolowo University, 2005

Bar Admissions

Barrister and Solicitor, Nigeria, 1998

Professional Associations

Member, Nigerian Bar Association


Etim is the team lead of the Labour/Employment and Intellectual Property sub-group of the firm’s Dispute Resolution department. He practices in all superior courts in Nigeria and has extensive experience in commercial litigation.

He has been involved in the successful defence of a multinational beverage company as well as a leading commercial bank in claims instituted by some of their ex-employees.

Etim is also presently involved in the defence of a foremost Nigerian Telecommunications Company, a Multinational Tobacco Company as well as a major Energy Company before the appellate courts in Nigeria.