African Legal Fellows

March, 2021

Vance Center Launches Workshops for Government Lawyers in Nigeria, Ethiopia, and Kenya

In partnership with the East Africa Energy Program and Nigeria Power Sector Program of the U.S. Agency for International Development, the Vance Center convened the first in a series of workshops ... Read More

February, 2021

Vance Center Launches African Legal Fellows Webinar Series

The Vance Center launched a bi-monthly webinar series to present the African Legal Fellows program, discuss topical issues and set the pace for the program's 20th anniversary next year. Read More

September, 2020

Vance Center Africa Program Update

The Vance Center's African Legal Fellows participated in several events to conclude their fellowship year: Read More

June, 2020

New York City Bar President Greets African Legal Fellows

The Vance Center African Legal Fellows had a virtual meeting with Sheila Boston, the newly-inaugurated president of the New York City Bar Association and its executive director, Bret Parker. Also... Read More

April, 2020

Vance Center Monitors African Law Firms’ Response to Covid-19

The Vance Center, with the help of current and past African Legal Fellows from South Africa, Kenya, and Nigeria, is monitoring the responses of governments to the Covid-19 pandemic, as well as pr... Read More

February, 2020

Vance Center African Legal Fellows Speak at Paul Weiss Panel

(From left: Edwin S. Maynard, Michael Momoh, Cindy Oraro, Mashudu Nonkwelu and Oladimeji Ojo during the panel discussion | Photo Credit: Alex Papachristou)  Paul Weiss hosted a lunchtime present... Read More