Dr. Bulus Bunken Dan-Habu

Chief Counsel


Dr. Dan-Habu is the Chief Counsel and Head of Practice of the Firm. He holds an LL.B (Hons.) Degree from the University of Maiduguri and an LL.M (Master of Laws) Degree from the University of Lagos. He was called to the Nigerian Bar, and has over 30 years post-call experience. He has attended various courses at home and abroad, including Harvard Law School, Boston; The Institute of Maritime Law, University of Southampton, UK; and Clark Atlanta University, USA.

He has diverse experience in both the public and private sector. He has worked as State Counsel in the Ministry of Justice, (1985 – 1986); Member, Ministerial Committee for the Review of Nigeria’s Mineral Laws and Regulations; and Member, Tribunal of Inquiry into the Civil Disturbances in Lagos State, (2000 – 2001). He participated in the Review and the Drafting of the Agreement between the Federal Government of Nigeria and Global Minerals on the Nigerian Minerals Appraisal Monetization Program (''NIMAPOP'').

He seats on the Board of several local and foreign Companies. He is a registered Capital Market Solicitor and member of several professional bodies and Associations, including, the Nigerian Bar Association and International Bar Association. He is actively involved in litigation.