Fola Alade Esq., ASCMA (UK) EQCS is a Commercial and Dispute resolution lawyer based in Lagos. He is a firm believer in dispute resolution and the Principal Partner at FOTEFA PARTNERS, a full- service commercial law firm in Nigeria. The law firm offers a wide range of expert legal services to a highly diversified and global client base. Prior to running his law firm, he worked with Abdullahi Ibrahim & Co, a top tier law firm with the highest number of Senior Advocates in Nigeria. He is a Certified Mediation Advocate with the Standard Conference of Mediation Advocates (U.K), a trained Mediator with the Lagos Multi-Door Courthouse (LMDC) and Lagos Chamber of Commerce and International Arbitration Centre (LACIAC), a certified Emotional Intelligence Specialist with another certification in Hypnotherapy and Neurological Redesign Course, A Facilitator and a Trainer. He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association and the Section on Business Law, Lagos Court of Arbitration and a Partner member with the NCMG International (Negotiation and Conflict Management Group International). He runs an active social media page (Facebook page: @dmediationlawyeristng, Instagram: @dmediationlawyerist and twitter: @mediationlawng) where he disseminates information on the business and the practice of mediation. He is the Executive Director of ATTORNEY- MEDIATORS ASSOCIATION and also the Senior Consultant to BETAWORKA COSMOPOLITAN PARTNERS LIMITED. A fully registered career services and training Development Company where he trains on Mediation and Emotional Intelligence.
Author: Fola Alade
The music industry is constantly growing with many young creatives becoming artistes and hoping to “blow”” one day.. This yearning may make some artistes enter into contracts that can be very unrewarding thereby bringing disputes in future.