Personal data and contacts will be open only to employers with access to CV database
Legal Officer
Job Type: Full-Time


From 0 to 2010
University of Hull
From 0 to 2004
University of Ilorin
No added languages


associate lawyer
Iyiola Oyedepo and Associates
March 2012 - Present Day (5 years 5 months)
  • Drafting Court Processes and representing clients in court in claims arising from different areas of the law including Banking Law, Trade and Investments, Commercial law, Labor law, e.t.c
  • Advising on regulatory matters and policies in various sectors of the Nigerian economy.
  • General solicitors practice including commercial and contracts documentation.
  • Assisting in the provision of company secretarial services and rendering necessary returns to the Corporate Affairs Commission on behalf of a wide range of clients.
  • Conducting legal audits for numerous clients.
  • Preparing legal opinion on various issues and conducting due diligence reports.
  • Review and Drafting of Agreements.
  • Arrangement of meetings and taking of minutes.
  • Legal research skills.
legal/compliance officer
Jackson and Associates( procurement consultants to world bank)
April 2005 - August 2008 (3 years 5 months)
  • Responds to complex inquiries regarding to contracts obligations and revisions.
  • Reviews and manages contractual obligations of the parties and provide continual review to ensure that all terms and conditions are met.
  • Prepares and disseminates information regarding contractual status, compliance, modification etc
  • Responsible for informing the project team of the requirement of the contract and monitoring compliance.
  • Act as primary contact between project team and/or business unit and legal, ensuring that all legal and contractual matters are addressed efficiently and promptly.
  • Responsible for project or business personnel adhering to company policies and procedures.
  • Provide legal and regulatory advise to ensure a fair and balanced regulatory environment necessary for the sustainability of the business.
  • Provide strategic legal administrative and advisory support to the Area Regulation and Compliance Counsel.
  • Provides reports on a regular basis, and as directed or requested, to keep the senior management informed of the operation and progress of compliance efforts
  • Provide supervisory oversight for records management.
  • To assist in the development and maintenance of effective administrative procedures and systems appropriate to the needs of the organisation
  • To provide administrative support for company and external agency staff involved in joint project management.