Wale Irokosu is a legal practitioner and a Notary Public. He graduated with an LL.B (Hons.) degree from the University of Central England, Birmingham, U.K., in 2001. He later obtained a master’s degree (LL.M) in Maritime Law in 2002, and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2004.
He worked at various times in the law firms of ‘Femi Okunnu & Co., Olaotan Ajose-Adeogun & Co., and B. Ayorinde & Co. He is a co-founder and Managing Partner of Probitas Partners LLP (Barristers & Solicitors).
He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association, Chartered Institute of Shipbrokers (Baltic Exchange), Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (C.I.T.N.), and Chartered Institute of Arbitration (U.K.).
He sits on the boards of Ovie Brume Foundation and Ideas for Lagos (a think-tank for the development of Lagos State).