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THE TEAM

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PEACE EZE

PRINCIPAL LAWYER

Peace Eze is the principal lawyer at Peace Legal with over fourteen years of experience in legal practice. She bagged her Bachelor of Laws degree from Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Nigeria, and won the Exxon Mobil Scholarship during the years 1997-2002. Subsequently, she was called to the Nigerian and the Alberta Bar, having successfully cleared all qualifying examinations and other certification requirements.

 

Peace founded our firm, having acquired unparalleled academic and practical legal experience evidenced in her diligent and responsive representation of her clients.

 

With a keen interest in litigation and legal advisory, she has appeared before multi-levels of courts both in Canada and Nigeria and offered exemplary legal advice and representation in the areas of Family Law, Criminal Law, Immigration and Refugee Law, Personal Injury Law, Real Estate Law, Employment Law, Child Welfare, Fertility Law, Wills & Estates Law, Intellectual Property Law, Energy Law, Aboriginal Law, Banking & Finance Law, and General Legal Advisory.

 

Besides her outstanding leadership skills, Peace is smart, courteous, intelligent, and responsible, with great attention to detail and possesses high client management and repainting skills.

 

She has written on contemporary legal issues and continues to contribute to knowledge on matters relating to her area of practice. She is the chief executive officer of LLBiz Academy where she teaches and mentors young lawyers and solo practitioners in the business of law.

 

While not working, Peace loves to sing and enjoys spending time with family and friends.

 

Peace can be reached at 403-276-1858 or at p.eze@peacelegal.ca.

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CHINENYENWA CHUKWUMA (CHINNY)

LAWYER

Chinny holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Nigeria, and B.L. from the Nigeria Law School. She has successfully completed the Federation of Law Societies of Canada examination requirements through the National Committee on Accreditation and obtained her Certificate of Qualification and has been called to the Alberta Bar.

 

Chinny practices Real Estate Law, Corporate Law, Personal Injury, Immigration Law, Wills and Estates Law, and Family Law. Chinny is a passionate lawyer whose goal is to defend her clients strategically.

 

Born and raised in Lagos Nigeria, Chinny is a life-long learner who takes pride in her strife towards perfection. She is also an experienced researcher, communicator, and team-player

 

In her spare time, Chinny loves to listen to music, watch movies, and have a good time with her family. She can be reached at 403-276-1858 or chinny@peacelegal.ca.

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JUDITH EKA

LEGAL ASSISTANT

Judith provides exceptional legal support to our lawyers and other legal staff in our firm. She holds a Legal Assistant Diploma from Red Deer College, Alberta, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Abia State University, Nigeria.

 

Prior to joining us, Judith efficiently discharged her responsibilities while observing her practicum at the Calgary Court House.

 

Judith is our primary contact. With her high proficiency in the use of modern technology, her core responsibilities include management of client files, document preparation and organization, and performance of other law firm secretarial duties.

 

Outside her work schedule, Judith loves to read and spend time with her family. She can be reached at 403-276-1858 or legal@peacelegal.ca.

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AKINDELE TAWOJU

LAWYER

Akindele (Akin) Tawoju's areas of practice include civil and criminal litigation, immigration, family law, child welfare, personal injury claims and real estate disputes.


Having graduated with Distinction in his Diploma in Law programme, Akin graduated top of his class with First Class Honours during his Bachelor of Laws programme at the Osun State University, Nigeria and was awarded overall best graduating student of his law class. Akin graduated with another First Class from the Nigerian Law School where he served as group leader to Nigerian and Internationally trained bar aspirants and was awarded the Director-General’s Prize for First Class students.


Akin obtained his Master of Laws degree (with specializations in Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental Law) from the University of Calgary where he assisted professors and served in different capacities.


Before joining Peace Legal, Akin worked as an associate in a top-tier law firm in Nigeria. He joined Peace Legal as a legal assistant a few years ago and later articled in the legal and regulatory department of an independent electric system operator and had his articling secondment in an internationally recognised law firm in Calgary.


Akin reasons critically on legal issues and his diligence, hard work and consistency stand him out.


Education
Osun State University, Diploma in Law (Distinction), LL.B. (First Class Honours)
Nigerian Law School (First Class)
University of Calgary, LL.M. (specializations in Natural Resources, Energy and Environmental Law)

 

Bar Admissions 

Alberta, 2023

Nigeria, 2018

​You can reach Akin via e-mail at Akindele@peacelegal.ca or by phone at +1 (403) 276-1858.

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TEBIT MBAH EVAN

Student-at-Law

Tebit holds a bachelor’s degree and a Post Graduate Diploma in Law from the University of Yaoundé II Soa Cameroon. Tebit was called to the Cameroon Bar Association in 2011. She successfully completed the Federation of Law Societies of Canada examination requirements through the Foreign Trained Lawyers Program at the University of Calgary where she obtained a Post Bachelor’s Certificate and obtained her Certificate of Qualification from the Federation of Law Societies of Canada in 2022.

Tebit practiced with a law firm in Cameroon from 2011 before moving to Canada. While in the process of fulfilling legal requirements to be called to the Alberta Bar, Tebit is currently a student-at-law with Peace Legal, and her areas of interest include criminal law, family law, immigration law, real estate law, personal injury, wills, and estate and labour law. Tebit also holds a life Insurance license issued by the Alberta Life Insurance Council.
 
Tebit is fluently bilingual (English and French), and has good analytical, judgemental, and perseverance skills. She loves teamwork and has a strong thirst for knowledge.
 
In her spare time, Tebit loves spending time with her family, seeing movies, and cooking. She can be reached at 403-276-1858 or via email at tebit@peacelegal.ca.

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CHARLOTTE MUNOKO

Legal Assistant

Charlotte completed her Honours Bachelor of Arts at the University of Toronto, majoring in Political Science with a double minor in Women's Studies and French. 

She graduated from the University of Leicester in 2023, finishing with a Bachelor of Law, equivalent to a Juris Doctor.

Charlotte’s experience as a legal assistant at various boutique law firms honed her ability to ensure accuracy while completing projects on time. Charlotte delivers results that typically surpass expectations. 

Fluently bilingual (French), her diverse skills in client support and organizational efficiency elevate our ability to deliver solutions to our clients.

She can be reached at 403-276-1858 or reception@peacelegal.ca.

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