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Gabriel Omoniyi

Associate

Email : g.omoniyi@lelawlegal.com
Mobile Number : +234 703 244 8845


July 08, 2020

Gabriel joined the firm as an Associate on 1st December 2020. Gabriel’s area of interest includes Corporate/Commercial Practice and Civil and Commercial Litigation, Taxation, Transfer Pricing and Data Protection. He obtained his LL.B with Second Class Upper Honours from Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti in 2018. After passing his Bar Finals with the same grade, he was admitted to the Nigerian Bar in November 2019.

Gabriel’s passion for law practice was exemplified by his undergraduate internships in various law firms like Olatawura & Co and Babalakin & Co, Lagos Office where he gained in-depth knowledge on Procedural Law, Dispute Resolution and Commercial Practice amongst other things. His undergraduate LL.B Thesis was on ‘Data Insecurity and Privacy Invasion in Cyberspace: A Need for Effective Legislation in Nigeria.’

Gabriel undertook his mandatory one year NYSC programme with the Isa Mustapha Agwai Polytechnic, Lafia (formerly Nasarawa State Polytechnic) as a Graduate Assistant. There, he lectured on Business Law and Local Government Law, and also worked with the Legal Department of the Polytechnic. During the same period, he was also an Associate at S.K. Sheltu & Co, Lafia, where he represented and advised clients in Criminal Law, Dispute Resolution, Debt Recovery, etc. Gabriel leverages his knack for legal research and litigation to deliver value-added representation to clients.

His hobbies are following/reading on topical issues of interest, and listening to music.