Audu Echono is a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria. He was a Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Law, University of Jos, Nigeria where he lectured for several years. Before joining the University of Jos, he had a brief stint with a leading law firm in Lagos, Nigeria. He is currently the Principal Partner at TLC & Associates, a firm of Solicitors and Legal Consultants in Jos, Nigeria. He is on the Board of Governors of a prominent non-governmental organisation that seeks to alleviate poverty and empower women and youth in Nigeria. He also holds a Masters in Law (LL.M) degree from the University of Jos, Nigeria and has attended several international courses and seminars.