Jude Iwelumo is a corporate commercial and property law expert with over 5 years of experience in the field. A graduate of the prestigious University of Benin, He was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2016 and presently works with PAC Solicitors, a full scale service law firm in Lagos, Nigeria where he heads their corporate governance and company secretarial arm as Team Leader and the Property Law Practice Department as Senior Consulting Counsel (SCC).
A member of the NBA – Section on Legal Practice, Jude is currently undergoing an arbitration course and is set to become a Chartered Mediator and Associate of the Chartered Institute of Mediators UK. Jude started his career by working in the Law Office of Chief Oluseyi Oyebolu Chambers, managed by the then former Attorney General of Ogun State, Chief Oluseyi Oyebolu before moving to Lagos and joining Iwelumo and Iwelumo. Jude is passionate about the welfare and legal advancement of young lawyers being a young lawyer himself.
He is an active member of Surulere Lawyers Forum, Young Lawyers Forum – NBA Lagos Branch, Young Legal Professionals and has served in several advisory capacities to lawyers of the Branch in the past. He was elected as the Assistant Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) Lagos Branch in July, 2021. NBA Lagos Branch is the largest branch of Lawyers in Nigeria, and Jude is serving a 2 year term which will end in 2023.