Nkechi Asekomhe

Nkechi Asekomhe

Associate, Barrister & Solicitor (Alberta)

Nkechi joined Knight LLP as an Associate in July 2019. Prior to joining Knight LLP, Nkechi practiced as an associate lawyer at a full-service law firm in Calgary where she focused primarily on litigating contractual breaches and negotiating employment disputes. Nkechi was called to the Alberta Bar in 2017 after she completed her Articles with a law firm in Calgary where she was involved in several class action lawsuits including product liability, environmental liability and breach of privacy claims.

Nkechi is also a licensed lawyer in Nigeria. She practiced as both a Barrister and Solicitor at a corporate law firm in Lagos where she focussed on corporate commercial law before moving to England in 2006 where she worked as a HR & Employment Law Consultant with a reputable UK Organization assisting clients to resolve complex employment disputes.

Nkechi has made appearances before different levels of courts and several administrative tribunals.

Nkechi is a full-time member of the Law Society of Alberta.

Education:

  • Manchester Metropolitan University (M.A, 2010)
  • University of Manchester (LL.M, 2007)
  • Nigerian Law School (B.L, 2002)
  • University of Lagos (LL.B, 2000)

Email: [email protected]
Tel: +1 888-486-3471
Direct: +1 403-473-8341
Fax: +1 888-980-8617