Millicent Lewis - Ojumu
Double Hons. LLB Law and French.
Millicent is the De Jure Chambers Practice Manager. She is a Double Honours LL.B graduate of Keele University and a French Licence graduate of the University Of Montpellier Faculty Of Law, France. Millicent acquired her legal training in corporate finance at the UK top City Firm of Hammonds where she worked in their London, Birmingham and Paris offices in finance, asset deals and projects with clients such as Compass, WPP Group, GE Capital, Geopost Group, Royal Bank of Scotland and Barclays Bank. She was schooled in Sierra Leone, Germany, France and the United Kingdom and speaks four different languages. She has been Legal Counsel to the Ministry of Energy and Power for corporate and project finance matters and has recently been appointed as a technical member of the National ICT Advisory Council by His Excellency the President. She is also recognised as a National Expert on Regulatory issues by the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the West African Telecoms Regulatory Assembly (WATRA). She also has a keen interest in international trade issues and is an official member of the Sierra Leone National Coordinating Committee on Trade. She also presides as Council Member on the Sierra Leone Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture where she represents the Chamber/private sector on EPA negotiations with the EU and has been pioneering the Chamber's Arbitration/ADR Centre project.