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Hosted in Africa Group Limited

 

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Organisation
Hosted in Africa Group Limited
I practise/work in
  • None of the above but have an interest in International Arbitration
  • None of the above but have an interest in International ADR
If you don't practise international arbitration/international ADR, how do you promote it in Africa?
I have been in the field of professional skills and capacity building and quite known by the AfAA for my work in this field and which has included organising high level arbitration trainings and being a guest speaker at a number of African Arbitration conference events inclusive of events organised by AfAA.
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Title (Mr/Mrs/Miss/Dr)
Mr
How you'd like your name to appear in the directory
Femi Omere
Gender
Male
Country
Tanzania
Country of Birth
United Kingdom
Nationalities
United Kingdom & Nigeria
Languages
English
basic Swahili
Individual Member Profession (see note below)
  • Counsel
Areas of Speciality
  • Administrative & Constitutional
  • Public International Law
Other Speciality (Please Specify)
Human Rights
Degrees/Qualifications, Institutions and Dates Obtained
BPP Law School BVC
BPP Law School PGLD
Goldsmiths College - London University Historical
Professional Experience (Job Title, Organisation and Dates)
2020 to date Founder
Hosted in Africa Group Ltd

2019 to date Associate Member,
Garden Court Chambers, London

2017 - 2020 Executive Director, ALN Academy Nairobi / Mauritius

2016 - 2017 Legal Consultant,
ALN | Kenya - Anjarwalla & Khanna, Nairobi
ALN | Tanzania - ATZ Law Chambers, Dar es Salaam

2013 - 2016 Founder/Director,
Legal Expert Access Platform (LEAP), Dar es Salaam

2006 - 2019 Barrister,
Member of Garden Court Chambers, London

2008 - 2008 Cross Border Consultant,
Mkono Advocates, Dar es Salaam

2000 - 2006 Barrister,
Member of Tooks Chambers, London
Biography
Femi is a Nigerian/UK national, he is the Founder and Managing Director of Hosted in Africa Group Limited, an entity established late 2020 that seeks to assist the popularisation of Afrocentricity and its excellence as force for global good.

Femi has recently been appointed as an Independent Monitor in the Tanzanian mining sector, overseeing an Independent Grievance Mechanism and specifically its adherence to the UN GP on Business and Human Rights.

Femi was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1999, he practised in the UK for over a decade as a human rights specialist and remains an Associate Member of Garden Court Chambers London. Femi has been resident within the East African region since 2008 and in addition to providing legal services in the cross over between human rights and corporate commercial matters, he has become a recognised expert legal trainer.

over the last few years, Femi has assisted the African Legal Support Facility, Strathmore University, the Law Society of Kenya, the International Senior Lawyers Project, the Uongozi Institute, the Law School of Tanzania, and A4ID, in respect of their capacity building efforts. Between 2017-2020, Femi, as its first Executive Director, played a leading role establishing the ALN Academy and continued to provide the organisation with independent advisory services.
Legal Background
  • Common Law
  • International Law
Qualified in (specify jurisdiction(s))
England
Types of agreements from which disputes in your practice most frequently arise
  • Not Applicable



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