Alec is the Managing Partner of Alex Scott and Partners. A practicing Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria for over 30 years, Alec has been involved in several high-profile litigation cases and brings a tremendous passion for fairness and justice to his work in civil and criminal legal matters.
As an advocate, Alec Utieyin-Scott’s ability to analyze statutes, regulatory laws, case law and factual data is outstanding. This highly accomplished, self-organized and meticulous attorney has a proven track record of success in the areas of litigation and legal research.
Alec Utieyin-Scott’s exceptional broad-based legal knowledge has helped him in successfully providing counsel to governments, multi-national corporations and international business start-ups. Through his work in the business sector, Alec Utieyin-Scott has become one of the most credible experts in Legal Project Management for PPP, Privatization and infrastructure projects and for helping foreign investors establish multi-million-dollar businesses in Africa.
Alec Utieyin Scott’s professional strengths include but are not limited to the following practice areas; Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Corporate Secretarial Services and business counseling to governments and multi-national corporations. Mr. Alecander Utieyin-Scott also possesses demonstrated legal experience in the practice areas of Wills and Estates, Family law, Employment Law, Civil Liberties and Human Rights Law. A persuasive individual with strong negotiating skills, Alec Utieyin-Scott has also lent his expertise to several dispute resolution and arbitration sessions.
A Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants (FIMC); A Certified Management Consultant (CMC); Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Leadership and Governance, USA (FCILG); He also attended professional courses on Emergency Management conducted by the Federal Emergency Agency (FEMA) Washington DC; Oracle Data Base Administration DBA, Baltimore, MD USA; Advance Oracle SQL Tuning, Chicago IL. USA; Seminars and Conferences on Mediation, Alternative to Dispute Resolution ADR, Litigation, Law and Order, Law Enforcement, Government Business, Mergers and Acquisition, Alternative Energy Resources, IT, Business and Government Relations; Health, Safety and Environmental Protection HSE:, Psychology and Human awareness, Criminal Justice Systems, Petroleum Law, Oil And Natural Gas, International Law And Foreign Relations, Democracy And Democratic Institutions, Crisis Management And Labor Disputes, Arts And Culture, Chambers Of Commerce, Mining, Power And Steel, encompassing over 10,000 hours of classroom instructions during the past thirty-five (35) years.
Barrister Alecander Utieyin-Scott belongs to several other organizations notably, Rotary International, Nigerian Bar Association, International Bar Association, Association of Climate Change Officers, International Law Association, Amnesty International, Friends of the Earth, International Society of Sustainability Professionals. Barrister Alecander Utieyin-Scott is the Group General Counsel to UTM Dredging Limited, UTM Offshore Limited, Water Petroleum Limited and MWS Integrated Services.