SPA Ajibade & Co. is set to host the legal community at its 6th Annual Business Luncheon scheduled to hold at
The Metropolitan Club,
Kofo Abayomi Street, Victoria Island,
Thursday, 21st November, 2013 by 11.00am.
The theme of this year’s Business Luncheon is, “The Future Legal Practice in Nigeria – Achieving Judicial Excellence” and it is the sixth in the series of annual business luncheons the Firm has organized, which are exclusively directed at the legal community and are intended to be a part of our modest contribution to the development of the legal profession in Nigeria.
SPA Ajibade & Co. started hosting this event in 2008 and the first two in the series, held in 2008 and 2009, focused on Globalisation, with the themes “Globalisation and the Challenges of Practicing Law as a Business – a View from the West” and “The Globalisation of Legal Practice – The Challenges for Legal Education in Nigeria.” At the maiden edition in 2008 the Guest Speaker was Mr. David Stewart, Managing Partner of Olswang, a Law Firm based in the City of London. In 2009, our Guest Speaker was Dr. Tahir Mamman, Director-General of the Nigerian Law School.
In 2010, the series focused on ethics in the practice of law in Nigeria with the theme “Morality, Integrity and Ethics in the Practice of Law in Nigeria – Myth or Reality” and the Guest Speaker was Mr. Adeyemi Candide-Johnson, SAN, the Managing Partner of Strachan Partners. In 2011, the Guest Speaker was Mr. Segun Osuntokun, a Partner in the London City firm of Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP), and he spoke on the theme “The Future of Legal Practice in Nigeria – Developing and Deepening Partnerships – An Insider’s View from the Outside”.
Last year, our Guest Speaker was Prof. Fidelis Oditah, QC, SAN, the Managing Partner of ODITAH, and he spoke on the theme “The Future of Legal Practice in Nigeria – Specialisation and the Barrister – Solicitor Divide”.
To register your interest in this event, please follow the link here
if you have any queries please contact:
Mrs. Margaret Kukoyi –Tel: +2348159794214 Email: mkukoyi(AT)spaajibade.com