LEGAL DEPARTMENT EMAIL:[email protected]


  • Conduct legal analyze of all laws, policies and bills before parliament that have an effect on FOE-I;
  • Release internal periodic or situational reports on the legal regime
  • Represent all victim journalists in courts and at police stations with a view of securing their safety and freedom;
  • Map law firms and individual attorneys who can offer external legal counsel for retainer;
  • Responsible to draft all legal documents for the organization in liaison with National Coordinator
  • Develop a complaint handling manual for journalists and FOE-I HRDs;
  • Undertake interviews with victim journalists with the view of HRNJ-U providing legal aid and support
  • Engage in resource mobilization ventures for the department;