PROF. CHIOMA AGOMO
Agomo obtained an LL.B. and LL.M. from the
Queen Mary College, University of London and
was subsequently admitted to practice law at
the Nigerian Bar.
is currently a professor of Law, Faculty
of Law, University of Lagos, Nigeria
where she has also served as Dean of the
Faculty. Her areas of specialisation include Law
of Contract, Industrial Law, Insurance Law and
Gender & the Law.
a member of the National Universities Commission
Accreditation Panel to evaluate law programmes
at the University of Jos, University of
Maiduguri, Leader Accreditation team to
University of Ghana, Legon and Kwame Nkrumah
University of Science and Technology, Kumasi,
Ghana, Member, Council of Legal Education,
Governing Committee Nigerian Institute of
Advanced Legal Studies.
also acted as consultant to various
organisations including the Civil Liberties
Organisation (CLO) on the CLO/Konrald Adeneur
Foundation Project on Social Security for
Nigeria Project; the Legal Research Resources
Development Centre (LRRDC) on the McArthur
funded Reproductive Rights and Maternal Health
Project; the International Labour Organisation
on the Declaration Project Nigeria; and NECA
Annual Advanced Industrial Relations Seminar.
a member of several academic and professional
bodies including the International Bar
Association, Nigeria Bar Association, Nigeria
Association of Law Teachers, Association of
African Women in Research and Development and
the Fulbright Alumni Association. In 2012, she
was conferred with the Honourary Fellowship
Award of the Queen Mary, Law College of Queen
the University of London.
has written several books and articles including:
Modern Nigeria Law of Insurance; Law and
Industrial Relations – Nigeria, Gender and Human
Rights in Nigeria.