Jide Lanlehin LLB(Hons) BL LLM (International Business Law)
Barrister and Expert in Nigerian Law
Mr Jide Lanlehin is a specialist in Nigerian law. He can act as an expert witness, including the preparation of expert reports and appearing in court, in all cases relating to Nigerian law.
He is a versatile and exceptionally gifted advocate who originally established himself at the English Bar as a specialist in very serious criminal cases, undertaking a variety of cases involving mortgage fraud, money laundering offences, confiscation, murder and rape. He appeared as a leading junior counsel in the Crown Court in a number of these cases.
He also receives instructions in employment law cases such as unfair dismissal and racial discrimination, immigration and the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT).
In 2011, Jide Lanlehin was appointed an English Law Consultant for a leading Nigerian firm. Upon his call to the Nigerian Bar as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria he was elevated to the position of Partner at the firm. He has since left that firm to establish his own practice.
He is able to receive instructions and advise on all aspects of Nigerian law particularly Nigerian commercial, property, probate, family and divorce law.