Essays in Admiralty Volume Two
- Authors Jean Chiazor Anishere Princpal Counsel, Jean Chiazor & Co. (Ofianyi Chambers), Lagos, Nigeria
- Language English
- Published Second Edition. 2015
- ISBN 978-1-908663-21-4
SUSTAINING MARITIME DEVELOPMENT IN WEST AFRICA
Essays in Admiralty (Volume Two): Sustaining Maritime Development in West Africa is a welcome follow-up to the highly successful first volume, Essays in Admiralty: An Introduction to Legal Issues in Shipping from a West African Perspective. This volume is aimed at legal practitioners in the maritime sector, as well as students of law and anyone involved in shipping, especially in West Africa. Based upon a collection of essays, speeches and articles written by one of Nigeria’s foremost maritime lawyers, this book should be of particular interest to those conducting business or wishing to tap into the huge potential of Nigerian and other West African markets.
Jean Chiazor Anishere presents often complicated concepts in a readable and easily-followed format. Her understanding of international and local legal issues, and how these impact the region, clearly shows through. The reader will benefit from the author’s many years of experience and comprehensive knowledge of the industry to which she has dedicated her life.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Jean Chiazor Anishere has enjoyed a long and productive career in the legal profession in Nigeria and played a major role in the country’s government and non-governmental maritime organisations, including the Nigerian Chamber of Shipping.
Called to the Nigerian Bar in 1986, four years later she was sworn as a Notary Public. Jean Chiazor Anishere has served at the Lagos State Ministry of Justice, as a solicitor in the law firm of Jane Afolabi & Co., as Head of Chambers at Bayo Kehinde & Co., as Managing Solicitor at Olisa Agbakoba & Associates and, since 1996, she has been the Principal Partner at Jean Chiazor & Co. (Ofianyi Chambers) in Lagos and Abuja offices.