Michael Ugah is an Associate in the firm’s Litigation and Alternative Disputes Resolutions team.

He represents and advises on disputes concerning corporate & commercial, banking & finance, oil & gas, employment and real estate matters before various courts and tribunals in Nigeria.

Michael has also advised both local and international clients on arbitration, labour and employment, corporate governance and taxation in Nigeria.


2018 Associate, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie
2017 Associate, Paul Usoro (SAN) & Co.
2016 Associate, Odujinrin & Adefulu
2016 Counsel, STA Raji & Co.
2016 Counsel, Dafe Akpedeye (SAN) & Co. (now Compos Mentis Chambers)
2014 Counsel, Chief Toye Coker (SAN) & Co.
2013 State Counsel, Ogun State Ministry of Justice
2013 Extern, Falana & Falana Chambers


2016 University of Ibadan, LL.M
2013 Nigerian Law School, BL
2012 Madonna University Okija, LL.B

Bar admissions

2013 Nigeria

Professional membership

Nigerian Bar Association
Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom