Miss Edokpolo is a member of the Corporate Commercial/Company Secretarial department of the firm. She has for about five years had primary responsibility for the firm’s Company Secretarial services and also is actively engaged in the provision of legal advisory services to the firm’s Company Secretarial clients. This exposure to clients, who are engaged in diverse businesses ranging from FCMG, Information Technology, Electronics, Heavy duty equipment, Tobacco, Cement and Allied Manufacturing, Business Risk security, Oil & Gas Servicing to marketing communications and educational services, has enabled her to develop a wide knowledge of Nigerian law especially in relation to statutory and regulatory compliance, mergers and acquisitions and other company law related matters.
Miss Edokpolo was part of the team that conducted legal due diligence and provided legal advisory services to Henkel A.G & Co KGA regarding the proposed acquisition of a Nigerian entity engaged in the laundry and homecare products. She was also a member of the team that provided legal advisory services to a Nigerian entity, Chicason Group of Companies Limited, for the acquisition of 70% shares in a Nigerian entity that had been granted a license by the Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel for mining of limestone for production of cement.
In April 2015, Miss Edokpolo was admitted as an Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria after her successful completion of the qualifying examinations with the Institute. She has also represented the firm on several international conferences and meetings organized by the International Trademarks Association.