Uloaku Okechukwu (Uloaku) is the Head, Security & Intelligence, Government Affairs and Diplomacy at Primus Grace LP. She is highly regarded for her exceptional expertise in Regulatory Compliance, Corporate and Commercial Law, Real Estate and Construction Law.

Prior to joining Primus Grace LP, Uloaku, at different times has led the Head, Legal Departments of leading corporates both in Nigeria and the United Kingdom, where her leading-edge lawyering and business management skills were brought to the fore and effectively utilized for business advancement, risk management and obtaining best results. She enjoys staying in tune with industry best practices and ever adapting her knowledge, competencies and expertise to welcome global commerce trends and next level innovation.

In addition to routinely consulting for corporates, organizations and various reputable institutions on Security and Intelligence, Government Affairs and Diplomacy, the Oxford and Buckingham trained Lawyer has assumed various key leadership roles and served clients in very complex engagements and market-defining transactions with national, regional and international outlook.

Uloaku regularly assists high-profile clients navigate seemingly tough and rather challenging business situations. She is ever ready to help our esteemed clients actualize their core objectives within the best possible time, while offering seasoned, pragmatic, and well-informed strategies that only a professional with such experience can offer.   

A recipient of the prestigious Universal Peace Federation Ambassador Award for Peace, United Nations Award, (University  of Buckingham, United Kingdom), among other awards and accolades affirming her competence, intelligence and diligence, Uloaku is poised and strategically placed to continue to use her expertise to provide lasting solutions to clients’ complex challenging situation.  Her continued dedication and contributions to global peace, positive transformation as well as her passion for development of security and intelligence infrastructure development in Nigeria stand her out as a proud enthusiast of security and intelligence, diplomacy, governmental affairs and international law.

 

Professional Qualifications, Membership, Certifications and Awards

  • Member, Nigeria Bar Association (NBA);
  • Member, Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM);
  • Member, Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria;
  • Member, Association of Professional Negotiators and Mediators;
  • Member, Nigerian Society of International Law;
  • Universal Peace Federation Ambassador for Peace;
  • University of Buckingham Distinguished Recipient, United Nations Scholarship Award, Buckingham, United Kingdom (2014);
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH);
  • Certified Secured Computer User (CSCU);
  • Certified Hacker Forensic Investigator (CHFI)(forthcoming);
  • Certification in Statelessness and International Law, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom (2014)

 

Education

  • University of Buckingham, United Kingdom (M.A.) Security, Intelligence and Diplomacy 2015 ((Merit)
  • Babcock University, Nigeria (LL.B) (Hons) (2:1)
  • Babcock University, Diploma in Security Studies (Distinction)
  • Nigerian Law School, Abuja (B.L.) (Barrister & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria)

 

Expertise:

  • Security and Intelligence;
  • Government Affairs, Diplomacy and International Law;
  • Regulatory Compliance and Secretarial functions;
  • Corporate and Commercial law;
  • Real Estate and Construction law; and
  • Dispute Resolution