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Mr. Appolos Dimas

Lectures at Pretigious Nigerian Law School

Appolos Dimas lectures at the Prestigious Nigerian Law School, which is a vocational institute for the training of graduates of Nigerian law faculties. He has fifteen years of cognate experience as a skilled and highly regarded litigator, with expertise in civil litigation and Property Law Practice. A prolific author, he is widely published in Nigerian and international peer reviewed journals. His practice and teaching of the law has been in the area of the interface between legal practice and technology.

1430 - 1600

Thursday 6th July 2023 Conference Day 1

Stream 2 – Section on Legal Practice

Venue: Lion Hall

Artificial Intelligence and the Future of the Legal Profession: Opportunities and risks

Moderator: Adv. Ms. Gertrude MUSYANI, Company Secretary, Head of Legal, Access Bank Zambia Limited

Panellists:

  • Adv. Vanita BANKS, Past President, National Bar Association (NBA-USA, 2007 – 2008) (virtual)
  • Adv. Appolos DIMAS, Law School and former Head of Chambers Professor Dakas CJ Dakas SAN &Co
  • Adv. Ruth MAYABU, MUNDU AND ASSOCIATES Law Firm
  • Adv. Nadège Kimba LENGE, Advocate, the bar of Haut-Katanga
1430 - 1600

Friday 7th July 2023 Conference Day 2

Stream 2 – Section on Legal Practice

Venue: Lion Hall

Implementation of Decisions of African International Courts and Tribunals: Scaling up the role of lawyers and lawyers’ associations

Sponsored by: Raul Wallenberg Institute (RWI)

Moderator: Mr. Chris MUTHURI, Deputy Director, Nairobi Office, Raoul Wallenberg Institute for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (RWI)

Panellists:

  • Adv. David SIGANO, Chief Executive Officer, East Africa Law Society (EALS)
  • Hon. Mr. Moses CHINHENGO, Judge of the ad hoc Court of Appeal of Lesotho
  • Adv. Bahame Tom NYANDUGA, Vice President for Eastern Africa, PALU
  • Hon. Justice Bernard GEORGES, Judge of the Court of Justice of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA Court)