Jean-Paul Wafo

Founding owner of Maritime Premier Ltd, a UK consulting firm specialised in Marine and Shipping Industry and co-founding of JBritania Ltd, a CI consulting firm specialised in Maritime expertise and welding services including Civil Engineering.

I have broadly practiced in both regulatory and corporate finance fields acting as corporate law advisor in a UK based telecommunication company Oxford Consultech focusing on corporate expansion, Mergers & Acquisitions and created new entities in many South American and Sub-Saharan African countries.

I have also gained extensive experiences in the Banking and Asset Management sectors with Fidelity Investment, a US Asset Management based in the UK at their Asset Pricing and Risk Management Department. 


Academic background: Successfully passed the UK Bar aptitude test and attended my Professional Bar Training at BPP Law School after successfully completed with merit several Post graduate degrees: a LLM in International Trade Transports &Maritime Law from London Metropolitan University followed by another double degree GDL-LLM with merit from Wolverhampton University in the UK and another  Master degree( MSC) in Accounting & Finance speciality (International Finance) from London Kingston Business School/University  and a LLB and Master in Private Law and in French Corporate Law from the University of Douala-Cameroon.


  • Member of Free Movement Immigration expert
  • Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK),
  • Member of Inner Temple ( UK Bar)
  • Member ofLondon Shipping Professional Network (SPNL),

Others: Act as Legal researcher and Business Legal Consultant with UK based law firms: Cardinal Solicitors and MW Global consulting firm and can converse fluently in three languages French, English and German.