Mr. Paul Usoro, SAN

Mr. Paul Usoro is a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and the Founder and Senior Partner of the law firm of Paul Usoro and Co. He is acknowledged as a highly experienced litigator and Nigeria’s foremost communications law expert. He has advised a wide range of blue chip Nigerian and foreign companies in the areas of project finance, equity raising, infrastructure development and management buy-outs.
Mr. Usoro is a director of Airtel Network Limited (and the Chairman of the Audit committee), Nigeria Bulk Electricity Traders Plc, Marina Securities Limited, Premium Pension Limited and PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc.
He holds a Bachelors of Law Degree from University of Ife (1981) and was called to Nigerian Bar in 1982.
Mr. Usoro previously represented Access Bank as a Non-Executive Director on the Board of  defunct Intercontinental  Bank Plc. He joined the Board of Access Bank  in January  2014.
Committee  Membership:
  • Board Audit Committee (Member)
  • Board Governance and Nomination Committee (Member)
  • Board Credit and Finance Committee (Member)
  • Board Risk Management Committee (Member)
  • Board Remuneration Committee (Member)