Akeem Lopez

AKEEM LOPEZ

Associate

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Corporate, Commercial and Business Transactions
  • General Commercial Law

PROFILE

Akeem Lopez is an Associate within the firm’s Transactional Department. Akeem was called to the bar in November 2023 and joined the firm in January 2024. Prior to joining the firm, Akeem completed internships at a reputable commercial set and a well-known statutory body. Akeem’s primary areas of practice include commercial and business transactions and general corporate and commercial law.

CURRENT INVOLVEMENT

  • Assisting with banking and finance transactions;
  • Assisting with mergers and acquisitions involving regional companies;
  • General corporate and commercial advisory; and
  • General legal research and document drafting.

MEMBERSHIP

The Law Association of Trinidad and Tobago

Cabinet-Appointed National Committee on Reparations, Member

EDUCATION

2023: Legal Education Certificate (L.E.C); Hugh Wooding Law School

2021: Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) (Hons.); University of the West Indies, Cave Hill

PUBLICATIONS

  • A. Lopez, ‘Insider Trading in the Commonwealth Caribbean: An Examination of the Adequacy of the Current Companies Act Framework’, 43 (4) Bus. L. Rev. 178–180 (2022)
  • A. Lopez, ‘Rethinking Directors’ Statutory Fiduciary Duties in the Commonwealth Caribbean: Should Sequana be Followed?’, 44 (5) Bus. L. Rev. 183-187 (2023)

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Corporate, Commercial and Business Transactions
  • General Commercial Law