Our Partner

Chioma Ugwu

Partner
c.ugwu@threshold-attorneys.com

PROFILE

Chioma is a Partner in the Firm and Heads the Intellectual Property, Banking and Finance, Telecommunication, Media, and Technology Practice Groups.

She provides advisory as regards brand names and their usage, creative works and inventions, product development, licensing and exploitation of intellectual property rights and acquisition and transfer of technology as well as registration, recordals, assignment and licensing arrangements.

Her experience extends across all commercial aspects of entertainment and media law, key to which are music, film, television, fashion and other aspects of the creative arts. She drafts, reviews and negotiates recording, publishing, management, distribution, licensing and Partnership agreements, as well as devise strategies to help clients protect their intellectual property rights.

She is actively involved in dispute resolution and has represented the interests of the firm’s clients in different courts.

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Intellectual Property
  • Banking and Finance
  • Telecommunications, Media, and Technology
  • Dispute Resolution

EDUCATION

  • University of Illinois (LL.M)
  • Nigerian Law School (BL)
  • Imo State University (LL.B)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Threshold Attorneys & Solicitors
  • Chris Uche (SAN) & Co
  • Ministry of Justice, Abia State

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Nigerian Bar Association