Chisom Obiokoye is a graduate of the University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria, where he obtained his LLB degree with second-class honours (upper division). He was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2014. 

Chisom commenced his legal career with Perchstone & Graeys in 2014, and has garnered vast experience and skills in diverse sectors, which has seen him working independently and collaboratively with brilliant teams to provide excellent and innovative legal services to clients. His passion and hard work in the provision of innovative and excellent legal services has seen him work with the finance, corporate commercial, real estate, alternative dispute resolution and employment law departments of the firm. 

In his current position as an intermediate senior associate, Chisom harnesses his advanced legal and analytical skills in the drafting and review of legal documents, proffering solution-driven legal advice to a diverse range of clients and representing clients up to the Court of Appeal. Additionally, Chisom is a member of the firm’s editorial team and contributes to the monthly and quarterly newsletters, which continue to stimulate readers globally.