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Legal Practitioner

Location:
Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria
Salary:
150,000
Posted:
January 01, 2020

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Solomon Tolulope

Ogunbodede

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Core values

Solomon Tolulope Ogunbodede

Committed and creative legal practitioner with a solid background in legal education and a good experience working in a law firm. Highly skilled in oral argument, legal research, negotiation, business writing, commercial practice and offers strong interpersonal skills. Seeking an entry level position in a reputable firm where i can harness my acquired skills set to contribute efficiently to targeted organizational goals. Associate

AKINTUBUWA & ASSOCIATES LP, Abeokuta, Ogun State

Key Responsibilities & Achievements

Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and

worked to maintain outstanding attendance record,

consistently arriving to work ready to start

immediately.

Advised and represented clients on legal matters

spanning matrimonial matters, debts

recovery,recovery of premises and general

corporate matters.

Advised Brent Stores Limited on achieving statutory compliance by interpreting regulations, suggesting company policies, and compliant work practices.

Prepared and vetted court pleadings, deeds, wills

and other legal documents.

Successfully recovered #350,000 in a matter

instituted by me before the magistrate court.

Reduced communication expenses in relating with

clients through effective emails communication

using Microsoft Outlook.

Regularly attended the weekly counsel meeting

where legal strategies are devised for pending legal matters .

Completed legal research and documented insights

on over 20 in 8 months.

2018-12 -

2019-08

Address

20 Sabiu Ajose Crescent

Surulere, Lagos State

Phone

090********

E-mail

solomonogunbodede19@g

mail.com

Disputes Resolution

Negotiaition

Legal research & drafting

Business writing

Content writing

Human Resource

Management

Attention to detail

Persuasiveness

Creative problem solving

Commercial awareness

Education

Graduate Intern

Office Of The Attorney General Of The Federation, FCT, Abuja

Law School Externship Programme

Key Responsibilities & Achievements

Worked with the federal solicitors in drafting

regulations, legislation and enforcement procedures by offering insights.

Conducted and documented legal research on

matters coming up in court.

Took minutes of meetings of the various committees under the Attorney General

Prepared and reviewed legal documents including

pleadings and petitions addressed to the Attorney

general.

Learnt the basic work ethics of a legal practitioner. Completed the required training and objectives of

the externship programme.

2018-05 -

2018-07

Editor-in-Chief

LK MEDIA, AAUA, Akungba-Akoko, Ondo

The official media orgniation of the Faculty of law, AAUA.

Key Responsibilities & Achievements

Led a team of 21 staff writers in production of

contents for a weekly publication.

Received training and certification from NUCJ to

represent the union at various events.

Proofread, edited, and evaluated final copy to

verify contents aligned with established guidelines. Facts checked collated news articles to ensure

pieces represent the trends in the faculty.

Organized materials submitted, determined area of

emphasis according to prescribed editorial style and format standards.

Led the 2016 fundraising effort and secured over

#700,000 in donations to fund the organization's

project.

2016-01 -

2017-02

2017-10 - B.L

Resilience

Leadership Experience & Honors

Reference

NIGERIAN LAW SCHOOL - Abuja

Awarded qualifying certificate by the council of

legal education.

Volunteered as a member of the sickle cell aids.

Graduated with second class lower division.

Participated actively in academic and

developmental activities.

2018-08

LL.B: Law

ADEKUNLE AJASIN UNIVERSITY - Akungba-Akoko

Graduated with Second Class Upper division and a

final CGPA of 4.1.

Participated actively in moot and mock

competitions.

Final year dissertation : "The Role of the Judiciary in the Enforcement of Human Rights in Electoral

processes in Nigeria"

2012-12 -

2017-09

General Secretary, Red Cross CDS {2019}.

Chairman, Students Union constitutio}nal review

committee {2017}.

Head, Kayode Eso Students chamber {2017}.

Editor-in-chief, LK Media, AAUA {2016}.

Elected into the Students Representative Council { 2015}.

Awarded Best graduating student, Arts & Humanities

{2012}.

Available on request.



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