The Elite Lawyers Association in their exclusive interview with the distinguished legal practitioner of class and style sought to know if the pandemic that have ravaged the legal sector had any positives and if there are panacea thereof in the midst of its negative impacts. The legal icon had this to say:
The COVID-19 pandemic is becoming one of the most serious threats to global markets and international trade seen in recent times. Border closures and travel restrictions instituted by different countries to restrain the spread of the virus, have adversely affected transportation and other supply side businesses and service providers. Uncertainty about the disease has plagued stocks, bonds and futures markets with negative implications. Financial markets have suffered losses and global economic forecasts are being reassessed and downgraded to account for the loss in trade and income to businesses and governments resulting from the pandemic
He called the NBA to kindly find means to ease the burden placed on young lawyers by the pandemic and other related events. He however, appreciated the Elite Lawyers Association for their desire to make impacts in the legal profession which will go a long way to ensure law reform.