Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Lawyers Reaction To Court Nullification Of NBA 2015 Constitution

The federal high court Abuja had on Thursday 27th March,2017 annulled the amended constitution on the ground that it was not duly registered with...

Why Nigerian lawyers should jettison wigs and gowns

The small courtroom of Justice Ibrahim Buba, like every other courtroom of the Federal High Court, Lagos, is a very small affair which always...

Life After Law: What to Do When You Don’t Want to...

Talk to a surprising number of people who went to law school, and you’ll hear a remarkably similar story: There is a moment, usually...

A lawyer’s skill set

By definition, skill set is “a particular combination of skills that a person has developed, especially ones that can be used in a job:...

What does an entertainment lawyer do?

Entertainment Lawyers, at the root of things, provide legal advice, counsel and representation to businesses and individuals in the entertainment industries, including the fields...

Love Your Lawyer: How to Spot a Quality Attorney for Valentine’s...

In honor of Valentine’s Day, TheNigerialawyer thought it would be a great idea to provide tips in finding “The One” when choosing an attorney....

What Can I Become If I Study International Law?

Whether you already decided to study international law or are still pondering if you should, you have to be aware that practicing international law...

Should I tell my lawyer the truth, and all the truth?

At some point, defendants and their attorneys inevitably discuss the facts underlying criminal charges. An attorney needs to know about the case in at...

Legal implications of certificate forgery, perjury in Nigeria

The rampant allegations of forgery, perjury and personation in Nigeria’s public service have attracted a lot of uproar in recent weeks. Some senior members of...

‘Nigerian lawyers can match the best abroad’

African Bar Association (AFBA) president, Mr. Hannibal Uwaifo has faulted the idea that foreign lawyers are better than their African counterparts. According to him, it...

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