Anthony Ikemefuna Idigbe is the Senior Partner at PUNUKA Attorneys & Solicitors involved with consultancy, business and human capital development through its Canadian affiliate, PUNUKA Consulting Inc.
He has 39 years of experience in insolvency, business restructuring, arbitration, dispute resolution, privatization, capital markets, mergers & acquisitions, etc., and has advised clients on several complex transactions. He was licensed to practice law in Nigeria in 1983, appointed Notary Public in 1989 and elevated to Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) in July 2000. He was licensed to practice law in Ontario, Canada, in June 2016. He holds a doctoral degree in cross- border insolvency from Osgoode Hall Law School, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. His dissertation was on the role of INSOL International in global norm making with the 1997 UNCITRAL Model Law on Cross-Border Insolvency as the case study.
He is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Canadian Association of Nigerian Lawyers (CANL) and chairs the Board of Trustees of Dominican University, Ibadan. He is a fellow of INSOL International; Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London; Business Recovery and Insolvency Practitioners Association of Nigeria (BRIPAN) and the International Bar Association (IBA). In addition, he is a member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN); London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA); Lagos Court of Arbitration (LCA); International Chamber of Commerce, Nigeria (ICCN); Institute of Directors Nigeria (IOD) and International Insolvency Institute (III).
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