Mr. Chukwuka Ochieze is a qualified lawyer admitted to the Nigerian Bar. He had a brief spell with Ecobank Nigeria Plc lasting for one year, and thereafter joined Nwankwo Ikwueto Law Firm where he worked for four years. He has significant experience in Civil Litigation, Corporate and Commercial Practice, Intellectual Property and Arbitration matters.
Mr. Ochieze, who won the 2006 Association of International Petroleum Negotiators' (AIPN) writing prize, is presently undertaking a postgraduate programme at the Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy (CEPMLP), University of Dundee, UK with specialization in LLM Petroleum Taxation and Finance. His research interest includes Project Finance, Mineral and Petroleum Taxation, Petroleum Economics, CSR and World Petroleum Fiscal System Analysis.