All is now set for the 2019 edition of the Annual Business Luncheon of S. P. A. Ajibade & Co. law firm themed: ‘Forum for the Resolution of Civil Disputes: ‘The Courts V the Law Enforcement Agencies’.
The Business Luncheon which is the 12th in the series, will feature seasoned experts in law practice and law enforcement.
According to the Managing Partner of the law firm, Dr. Babatunde Ajibade, (SAN), , the Annual Business Luncheon which has been hosted since 2008 was inspired by the need to give back to the legal profession, as part of the firm’s corporate social responsibility.
Explaining its relevance to the legal sphere in Nigeria, Dr. Ajibade said “Over the years, the themes of the Business Luncheons, just like the forthcoming one have been focused on aspects of the legal profession which are topical, give course for concern and require discussion. Members of the firm are passionate about the legal profession and hope to see it regain its pride of place among professions”.
The event which will see a gathering of legal practitioners from around the country will be chaired by Honourable Justice Amina Augie, JSC, with the keynote address to be delivered by Mr. Olasupo Sashore, SAN, former Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in Lagos State.
On the panel of discussion are: Honourable Justice Biobele A. Georgwill, JCA; Mr. Omoyemi Akangbe, Chairman NBA Lagos branch and Mr. Fatai Owoseni, former Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, who will deliberate on the appropriate forum for resolving civil disputes.
The event is scheduled to hold on November 14, 2019 at the Radisson Blue Anchorage Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.
S. P. A. Ajibade & Co., a leading corporate and commercial law firm in Nigeria established over 50 years ago, has continuously rendered sound technical advice and tailored solutions to its local and international clients.
The law firm said it has cemented its reputation as a firm that ‘ensures clients’ needs for legal services and satisfies them in a timely, ethical and effective manner’.