GSDEC Members

The Global South Dialogue on Economic Crimes Network seeks to advance dialogue, research, and capacity on economic and financial crimes

Kayode-Nissi Joshua



I am a Nigerian-trained and qualified Attorney with 7 years of Post Qualification Experience. I have acquired substantive background and experience in Dispute Resolution, Transactional Advisory, Academic Training/Research and the International Enterprise and Trade Development Industry. Having started my Professional career post-qualification, with the Law Faculty at Babcock University, subsequently joining a full-service Law Firm in S.O & C Legal in Lagos, Nigeria, where I was part of a team that analysed risk, advising corporates on regulatory compliance, dispute resolution, company secretarial management and a variety of corporate commercial issues, while representing variety of Clients across the various levels of the court. I’ve also served as a course facilitator with Tom Associates, a professional and management training institution, while still participating in research and policy advisory; I currently serve as Counsel in a role with the Lekki Free Zone Development Company (a Free Zone Management Company) where I am a part of a team who regularly advise the Company, and its Enterprises on regulatory engagement and compliance, transactional management, investment and industrial participation and other legal issues.


Lekki Free Zone Development Company Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law