We are delighted to welcome dispute resolution lawyer Rashida Abdulai to the Ignition Team. Rashida is joining as a Senior Consultant within the Dispute Resolution team.
Rashida trained at global law firm Hogan Lovells where for just under a decade she represented clients across a wide range of industry sectors in commercial disputes including breach of contract claims, joint venture disputes, shareholder disputes and intellectual property disputes. Her experience encompasses international arbitrations conducted under major institutional rules (ICC, LCIA), ad hoc arbitrations and litigation before the English Courts.
Passionate about helping clients to resolve their disputes as efficiently as possible, Rashida particularly enjoys working with clients to minimise the impact of disputes through alternative dispute resolution, including negotiated settlements and mediation.
Rashida is also a recognised Africa-focused legal expert and is regularly invited to present on topics relating to doing business in Africa and the future of legal services including by various media outlets, the International Bar Association and the University of Oxford.