Olufunmilayo Roberts LL.M, FCIArb (U.K)
Funmi Roberts & Co.
An astute leader with outstanding track record in mobilising for corporate and public sector reform, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Recognised and respected both within and outside the legal profession for her legal, administrative and organisational skills, Funmi Roberts has the profound ability to utilise her excellent analytical skills to achieve defined impactful objectives and develop novel strategically designed solutions to challenges.
All these, coupled with tenacity and refusal to be defined or limited by her environment, have enabled her to build of one of the leading value-driven legal and ADR law firms in Nigeria, with offices in Ibadan, Oyo State and Lagos State, with a focal point at the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
Funmi Roberts belongs to several professional organizations such as the Nigerian Bar Association (Member of the National Executive Council (NEC from 2008 to 2014, Member of Council of NBA Section on Business Law), International Bar Association, Business Recovery Practitioners Association of Nigeria.
Funmi is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK), an Accredited Mediator with the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution CEDR, UK and a member of CEDR’s Global Panel of Mediators.
She is a tutor and assessor of both the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK) the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution CEDR, UK. She has also been appointed to the Dispute Resolution Panel of the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC).
She is a Member and former chairperson of Oyo State Chapter of the Federacion Internacional de Abogadas (FIDA, which in English translates to International Federation of Women Lawyers), Member of Society for Corporate Governance, Institute of Directors, Nigeria, Member of the Board of Trustees of Women in Management Business and Public Service (WIMBIZ), etc.
Funmi serves as director on several corporate boards, including Ecobank Liberia, FBN Mortgages Ltd, Lagos Court of Arbitration, Qvate Solutions Ltd etc.
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