Wole Ajewole is the Managing Partner of Wole Ajewole and Company. He graduated from the prestigious University of Ilorin in 2002 and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2004. He also bagged a Masters in Law (LL.M) from University of Ibadan, Nigeria in year 2018. He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association, International Bar Association and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators of Nigeria. He is also a Notary Public of Nigeria. Wole has taken various professional legal studies in Nigeria, South Africa, United States of America and United Kingdom to mention but a few, this is to enable him contribute and add value to the ever dynamic legal environment and practice in Nigeria.He started his career in year 2004 at Elshalomi & Company, a vibrant law firm at Tafawa Balawa Square (TBS) in Lagos State where he was involved in active litigation, commercial practice and immigration matters. Also in 2004, Wole joined the firm of Bamidele Aturu and Company in Surulere, Lagos State, a full time litigation firm with bias for labour, human rights, industrial and commercial matters. Wole in his quest for knowledge and experience in dynamic legal environment joined the firm of Emeka Etiaba & Company (SAN) in Ikoyi, Lagos State in 2006. He was involved in the preparation and registration of property instruments at the Lands Registry and liaised with various Government Agencies on issues relating to the acquisition of Properties by various clients of the firm. He was involved in detailed due diligence and legal advisory relating to acquisition of properties for Financial Institutions and their customers, preparation and review of property agreements as well as the perfection process (assignments, leases, mortgages, debentures etc) in various Lands Registry and Courts nationwide. In addition, he was saddled with the responsibility of resolving issues revolving around properties of corporate and individual clients so acquired, ranging from the issue of title, encroachment, obtaining approved building plan, compliance and general litigation arising therefrom. In 2007, he migrated to one of the oldest firm in Nigeria, A. Marinho and Company located at Campbell Street, Lagos Island, Lagos State. A. Marinho and Company is a firm of Corporate Finance and Governance, Insurance and general civil legal services. Wole was exposed to litigation in all Courts, attended to various individual and corporate clients and ensured their challenges and issues were resolved. Having obtained cognate experience in active legal practice, he fully understands the workings and expectations of corporate and financial institutions in particular in relation to legal transactions. Wole has garnered valuable experience in Banking, Corporate and Real Estate Law and Practice, Debt Recovery and Insolvency. Wole Ajewole and Company is a major Solicitor to some top financial institutions in Nigeria, the firm handles Notary Sector Contracts and Instruments.
Onome Cynthia Anakanire
Onome has a strong flair for legal research, drafting of legal documents and litigation. She graduated from the Ekiti State University in 2011 and was called to Nigeria Bar in 2014. She obtained her Master Degree (LL.M) in International Business Law at Catholic University of Lyon, France in 2017 and in 2017 she bagged another Masters Degree (LL.M) in Corporate Law and Finance at Widener University, Delaware Law School, United States of America.
Onome is grounded in litigation, corporate governance and practice, company secretary, real estate, insurance and international business law.