Fact file

NAME: ADEYELE, Samuel Bolorunduro

YEAR OF CALL TO BAR: 1986

YEAR OF CONFERMENT AS SAN: 2006

CONFERMENT SERIAL NO.: 246

AREAS OF SPECIALISATION/PRACTICE: Litigation (All Law Matters)

PRESENT POSITION: Managing Partner

LAW FIRM: Bayo Ojo & Co.

ADDRESSES: No 8 Ahmadu Bello Way, GRA Ilorin, Kwara State

No. 6 Adetokunbo Ademola Crescent, Wuse II, Abuja, FCT.

TELEPHONE: 08033859298

A specialist in litigation, corporate commercial practice, privatization and ADR, Chief Duro Adeyele, a chartered arbitrator, is reputably skilled in drafting and perfection of legal documents and agreements. His over two decades pool of experience is the result of a focused life time sojourn into the legal profession which started at the University of Lagos, where he graduated in 1985 and was called to the bar in 1986.

He had his foundation experience at Camel O. Nwosu  & Associates from 1986 to 1987. Indeed a wise decision to join Bayo Ojo & Co in 1987 where his skillful practice as an arbitrator and advocate elevated him to the position of managing partner.

EDUCATIONAL / PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS: LLB (Lagos), BL, LLM(Ife), MCIArb (UK)

HONOURS & PREFERMENTSS:

First National Welfare Secretary, Nigerian Bar Association (1998- 2000). Chairman, National Welfare Committee, Nigerian Bar Association (2004- 2006). Member, National Executive Committee, Nigerian Bar Association. (1998) Financial Secretary, Ilorin Branch, Nigerian Bar Association (1992-1995). Member, Council of Legal Education (2002-2004) Board Member, Corporate Affairs Commission (2005-2007)

He had his LL.M at Obafemi Awolowo University, lle -lfe. Appointed a Notary Public in 1996 and called to the Inner Bar in September, 2006. Duro Adeyele is an active member of the International Bar Association and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK), he provides legal advice to several companies. . (We acknowledge that this profile was culled from The Radiance of Silk, a publication of Goodways Publications Limited); COMPENDIUM  ON SENIOR ADVOCATES OF NIGERIA, a publication by GEM COMMUNICATION RESOURCES