Marlies Allan
Partner

(Honorary Consul to the Government of Switzerland, 2004 to date)

Languages
English & German

Practice Focus
Marlies Allan is the managing partner of the firm. Apart from her administrative duties, she also handles issues pertaining to Company law, Intellectual Property law, A broad range of Commercial Transactions, Adoption, Wills and Transfer of title to Real Property.

Education
University of Lagos, Nigeria (LL.B), 1972.
Nigerian Law School, 1973
Teeside University, UK (DMS), 1974.
Queen Mary College, University of London, (Diploma in "Commercial Legal Transaction"), 1983.
Queen Mary College, University of London (Diploma in "Legal Drafting"), 1984.

Bar Admission
Called to the Nigerian Bar, 1973
Admitted as a Notary Public, 1989.

Work Experience
Legal Officer - Barclays Bank Nigeria Limited (later renamed Union Bank of Nigeria Plc), 1974-1981
Founding Partner - Allan & Ogunkeye, January 1982 to date.
Lawyer of Confidence to the Embassy of Switzerland, 1989 - 2005

Publications
Marlies Allan has authored many articles and made many presentations in connection with family law and intellectual property law in Nigeria both at home and internationally.

Membership of Professional Associations
Member, Nigerian Bar Association,
Member, International Bar Association
Member and a past country president, International Federation of Women Lawyers
Member, The Pharmaceutical Trademark Group.
Overseas member, Institute of Trademark Attorneys.
She is a.
Member, International Association for the Protection of Industrial Property (AIPPI).

E-mail: m.allan@allanogunkeye.com

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