Our Profile


Equity Law Firm has striven hard to meet high standards. This is evidenced by the following:

PROGRAMMES ORGANIZED

2000 LAW AND ORDER IN THE SOCIETY
2005 SYMPOSIUM ON ALTERATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION
2006 THE BRANDING OF A CORPORATE LAWYER
2006 THE MEETING OF THE EQUITIES
2007 NATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON CONSUMER RIGHTS PROTECTION, WITH D.Gs OF NAFDAC, SON and CPC presenting papers
2008 EVOLVING A LEGAL FRAMEWORK FOR ELECTRONIC COMMERCE REGULATION IN NIGERIA

PARTNERS’ AND FIRM’S ACHIEVEMENTS

ELF’s Partners have also performed excellently in their endeavours.

2006 BEST CHAMBER LASULAWS
2006 Michael Abiodun Thomas and Adetutu represented the school at the AFRICAN MOOT COURT COMPETITION in Addis-Ababa, Ethiopia, where Michael won the African Best Oralist
2007 BEST CHAMBER LASULAWS
2007 Tolu Odupe represented LASU at the AFRICAN MOOT COURT COMPETITION in Senegal and performed excellently.
2007 Tolu Odupe and Yeku Ibrahim represented the School in THE CLIENT COUNSELLING COMPETITION in Enugu State.
2007 Femi Daniel and Tolu Odupe participated in the CHIEF DEBO AKANDE MEMORIAL MOOT COMPETITION, where Femi Daniel won the National Best Oralist Award
2007 Femi Daniel represented the school in the PHILLIP JESSUP MOOT COURT COMPETITION NATIONAL ROUNDS. The school came second.
2007 Adeola Okesiji representing LASU at the NIGERIAN MODEL UNITED NATIONS (NIGIMUN) was Chairman, Human Rights Commission.
2008 BEST CHAMBER LASULAWS
2008 David Otunla and Femi Daniel reperesnted the Firm in the STUDENTS ADVOCATE ASSOCIATION FINAL MOCK TRIAL, which the firm won.
2008 Aderomola Adeola and Adeola Okesiji represented the School at the AFRICAN MOOT COMPETITION in South Africa, in which they performed exceptionally.
2008 Adeola Okesiji representing LASU at the NIGERIAN MODEL UNITED NATIONS (NIGIMUN) was BEST COMMITTE CHAIRMAN.
2008 Atere Ayodeji representing LASU at the NIGERIAN MODEL UNITED NATIONS (NIGIMUN) was Chairman United Nations Environmental Programme Committee.
2008 Gaji Temitope representing LASU at the NIGERIAN MODEL UNITED NATIONS (NIGIMUN) was Chairman Special Committee on Youth Response to Climate Change.
2009 Otunla David represented LASU at the AFRICAN MOOT COURT COMPETITION, held in University of Lagos. His performance was nothing short of brilliant.
2009 Otunla David and Atere Ayodeji represented LASU at the TESLIM OLAWALE ELIAS MOOT COURT COMPETITION Lagos. LASU was third.
2009 Equity Law Firm was Finalist SAA MOOT COURT COMPETITION. David Otunla, Hundeyin Sesi, Ihenetu Chinedu and Alfred Pedetin represented the Firm. Otunla was adjudged the MOST OUTSTANDING ADVOCATE in the final.
2010 Otunla David and Ayodeji Atere represented LASU at the PHILLIP JESSUP INTERNATIONAL MOOT COURT COMPETITION held in WASHINGTON DC, USA, where they exhibited scholarship in legal advocacy.
2010 Ihenetu-Geoffrey Chinedu represented LASU at the BABCOCK UNIVERSITY NATIONAL LAW STUDENTS’ DEBATE COMPETITION. LASU won the competition.
2010 Ogunbote Daniel represented LASU at the WOLE OLANIPEKUN MOOT/MOCK TRIAL COMPETITION at Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. LASU came second.
2010 Ihenetu-Geoffrey Chinedu and Ogunbote Daniel represented LASU at the 2ND LAYI BABATUNDE ANNUAL NATIONAL LAW QUIZ COMPETITION, held at the University of Ibadan. They emerged second in the competition. Daniel won a Law School Scholarship at the event.
2011 BEST CHAMBER LASULAWS
2011 Ihenetu-Geoffrey Chinedu and Ogunbote Daniel represented LASU at the UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD MONROE E PRICE INTERNATIONAL MEDIA LAW MOOT COURT COMPETITION, held at the UNITED KINGDOM, where they were adjudged BEST IN AFRICA & 14TH IN THE WORLD.
2011 Paul Udoh represented the firm at the GANI FAWEHINMI ANNUAL POST-HUMOUROUS DEBATE COMPETITION amongst other Universities. He was named Best Oralist.
2011 Odupe Daniel Timileyin and Paul Udoh represented the firm at the AFRICAN MOOT COURT COMPETITION LASU ROUNDS. The firm won the competition.
2011 Odupe Daniel Timileyin and Paul Udoh will be representing the firm at the African Moot Court Competition coming up in Pretoria, South Africa in July 2011.

Academically, the following members have won the Prestigious University Scholar Award:

Principal Partner Ihenetu-Geoffrey Chinedu
Senior Partner Kuti Temitope
Partner Animasaun Sijuade
Partner Ayoola Olatimigiri
Partner Roseline Nwankwo

Some Partners have edited or authored books:

Principal Partner Ihenetu-Geoffrey Chinedu – Co-editor, De Quintessence ‘The Nigerian Law Students’ Journal (2010 & 2011 Editions)
Olugbenga Hodonu – A Tale of Two in Time
Femi Daniel and Otunla David – Editors, Emerging Equities
Yemi Oke and Bayo Onamade – Editors of Cross Cutting Issues in Nigerian Law

All these can be attributed to our past and present staff advisers, Prof Olanrewaju Fagbohun, Barrister B.O Shoroye and Barrister Olatunji Olukayode and the Partners’ willingness to learn and preparedness to keep the dream of the founding fathers alive.