Edward Fashole Luke II developed an expertise in reviewing, interpreting and drafting legislation as well as in the area of commercial and transactional work. Mr. Luke has attended several International Legal Conferences, which include the International Bar Association Conference in Chicago in 2006, Singapore in 2007, and Buenos Aires 2008. he attended the Commonwealth Lawyers Conference in Nairobi Kenya in 2007, and in Hong Kong in April 2009, Cape town 2013. He attended the Advocates International Conference in Washington D.C in October 2008, Advocates Africa August 2013, the American Bar Association International Lawyers section in Washington D.C in April 2009, April 2011, April 2013, and in April 2014 at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York. He was a speaker at the American Bar Association fall meeting at the Hilton Hotel in London in April 2013. He was also a speaker at the New York State Bar Association meeting held at the Law society of England and Wales in October 2013. He is an Honorary member of the Commercial Bar Association of England and Wales.
He also recently attended the Defence Counsel trainee seminar of the International Criminal Court at The Hague in May 2009, May 2010, May 2011 and October 2012 and the International Bar Association conference in Madrid, Spain in October 2009, Vancouver 2010, Dubai October 2011; Boston 2013.
He also attended the International Trade mark Association in Washington DC May 2012, Dallas Texas May 2013. Mr Luke also attended a course on International Investment Treaty and Arbitration at the London offices of Allen & Overy, White & Case and Sherman & Sterling hosted by AILA in September2013. In addition, he attended a seminar in the areas of Professional Practice titled the Eighth Annual Investment treaty Arbitration Conference on New developments in Investment Treaty Arbitration a return to Fundamentals on 28th March 2014 at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington D.C. as well as the ICCA conference on International Arbitration and Investment Treaty law at the Intercontinental Hotel in April 2014.
The firm has a broad based general practice with a reputation for offering a full range of quality legal services. The firm frequently works with numerous firms of International repute in several jurisdictions around the world. We provide a diverse range of corporate and commercial legal services required by companies, financial institutions and government bodies.
Edward Fashole Luke II, lawyer
EDWARD W. FASHOLE-LUKE ll is a fellow of the chartered institute of arbitrators in the UK, Kenya and Zambia. He is also a fellow of the Singapore and Botswana institute of arbitrators. A member pf yhe London Court of international arbitration fellow of the Southern Africa arbitration Association. Arbitrator at the Kigali and Mauritius international arbitration centre’s and the Lagos Court International arbitration.
EDWARD W. FASHOLE-LUKE II, a Botswana Citizen, born in Freetown, Sierra Leone, March 28, 1960, admitted, 1986, England and Wales (Barrister-at-Law); 1989, Botswana (Attorney); 1993, Sierra Leone (Barrister and Solicitor). Education: Fourah Bay College, University of Sierra Leone (B.A., 1982); university of London (LL.B., hons., 1985); Honourable Society of the Middle Temple (B.L., 1986). Author: “The lawyer Who Defended himself in jail,”Holborn School of Law Review, 1985. Academic Tutor, Holborn School of Law, 1986. Chambers of Sir Simon Tuckey Q.C., London, 1986-1987. Barrister-at-Law, Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison, California, 1987-1989. Attorney at Law, Botswana, 1989-, Clubs: Rand Club of Johannesburg; Rotary Club of Gaborone. Member: International Bar Association (Committee Rappoteur for Botswana, 1991-1992); Commonwealth Lawyers Association; Corporate Lawyers Association of South Africa; Society of Conservative Lawyers of England; Inns of Court of California; Honorary Member Commercial Bar Association of England and Wales, International Law Society, American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association . LANGUAGES: English.
ad based general practice with a reputation for offering a full range of quality legal services. The firm frequently works with numerous firms of International repute in several jurisdictions around the world. We provide a diverse range of corporate and commercial legal services required by companies, financial institutions and government bodies.