Our Team

STEVE NWAGBO – Principal

Mr. Steve Nwagbo, holds a Masters degree in Law and was called to the Nigerian bar in 1988, having graduated from the University of Benin in 1987. In addition to his professional legal qualifications, Mr. Nwagbo, also holds other certificates in financial consulting including the Canadian Securities Course (CSC), and the full LLQP. He is on the board of a number of companies and is involved in charitable causes.

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Mr. Tony Iromuanya

Tony Iromuanya was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1989 and the New York Bar in 2004. While in the United States pursued a distinguished career working with various Fortune 500 companies including Electronic Data Systems, Compaq Computers, Hewlett Packard Company, Abbott Laboratories. Mr. Iromuanya is a highly adaptable and versatile team-builder with proven results in Transition and Transformation project management, as well as in the rapid assessment and recovery of troubled projects, applying an ability to quickly master and apply new processes to their full range of capabilities.

Mr. Jeff Nwagbo

Mr. Jeff Nwagbo is an Associate. He holds a Bachelors Degree in International Relations from the University of Toronto, Canada and a J.D (Doctor of Jurisprudence) from the University of Michigan, United States of America.

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Ms. Joy Osarugue Iyamu
Legal Counsel

Joy Osarugue Iyamu is an associate counsel at Protea Law Office.
She is a graduate of the University of Benin and has been called to the Nigerian Bar. Her passion for corporate-commercial law practice brings light to boardroom meetings and commercial negotiations.
Joy holds to her credit, almost half a decade rich experience as a legal practitioner with a successful stint in litigation.

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Ms. Loice Nyatanga

Ms. Loice Nyatanga – Head, Administration

Since migrating to Canada in 2005, Ms. Nyatanga has had a successful career in the Administration and Human Resources industry. Prior to joining PROTEA LAW OFFICE, Ms. Nyatanga was CPI-Lean Manager with LafargeHolcim, a multinational corporation and leading global supplier of construction materials. She brings a wealth of invaluable international experience that would be immensely beneficial to PROTEA LAW OFFICE clients, with a special focus on providing world class customer experience and facilitating our clients needs with various agencies – local and international.

Ms. Nyatanga holds a bachelor’s degree in Politics and Administration from the University of Zimbabwe and a Post Graduate Certificate in Human Resources from Sheridan College, Toronto, Canada.  She is a Certified Lean Six Sigma Manager.

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Ms. Stephanie Obasogie
Admin Assistant

Stephanie Obasogie holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics. She is a travel enthusiast and brings that experience to bear in her interactions with our clients.

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