Morenike Obi-Farinde

Morenike Obi-Farinde

Mrs. Morenike Obi-Farinde is the managing partner of the law firm of ADIGUN OGUNSEITAN & CO. in Lagos, Nigeria. She is actively involved in corporate and commercial litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Processes with particular emphasis on Mediation and Arbitration.

She is an alumnus of the Universities of Jos and Lagos where she obtained her LLB (Hons) and LLM degrees respectively. She has also been awarded a Post-graduate Certificate in International Dispute Resolution from the University of Dundee. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK) and an approved Tutor.a

Morenike is also a member of the training faculty at the Lagos Multidoor Court House (LMDC) where she has successfully mediated and sat as sole arbitrator in several matters. She is a member and accredited Tutor of the Standing Conference of Mediation Advocates (SCMA), and a Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR) accredited mediator.

Morenike is the Founder of the ODRAfrica Network and a certified on-line Mediator.

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Articles and Video:

The Growth of Mediation in Nigeria (08/12/21)
This paper seeks to draw upon the experiences of Nigeria as a growing mediation movement to serve as a blueprint for emerging mediation movements. 

Arbitration Conversation No. 44: Morenike Obi-Farinde, Founder, ODRAfrica Network (01/28/21)
In this episode of the Arbitration Conversation Amy interviews Morenike Obi-Farinde, Founder of the ODRAfrica Network and managing partner of the law firm of ADIGUN OGUNSEITAN & CO. in Lagos, Nigeria.

Online Dispute Resolution (ODR): A Viable Solution to Speed and Efficiency Issues in ADR (08/07/20)
Disputes generally are an integral part of human interactions arising from different human transactions

ODR in Africa: The Emergent Face of Dispute Resolution Post COVID 19 (04/17/20)
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought to the fore what most people in emerging economies particularly in some countries in sub-Africa have never really given a thought to - working from home.