Managing Partner at Fama Firm
Idris has extensive experience in Telecommunication Law, Commercial Law and Arbitration. He has represented Companies across the commercial space in Nigeria, especially telecommunication companies. The Legal Services provided covers Company Secretarial, Regulatory Legal Advisory, Due Diligence and general legal advice to potential investors in Nigeria on Nigerian Law.
He has worked his entire career at Fama Firm, a commercial law firm in Kaduna, Nigeria, He is currently the Managing Partner of the firm. The Firm under his leadership has been recognized with several awards from different organizations. He holds three post graduate Degrees- a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer and Communications Law from the University of London, an LLM in Corporate and Commercial Law from the same University and a Diploma in International Arbitration from the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom.
He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (United Kingdom) and has appeared both as Counsel and Arbitrator in domestic and international arbitration. He is listed as a neutral with several Arbitral institutions. He sits as a Non-Executive Director on the Board of Swap Technologies & Telecomms Plc (Nigeria’s Third Largest Tower Company). He has a keen interest in information technology, music and football.