ABOUT THE FIRM
The Chambers of Afe Babalola & Co. (also known as Emmanuel Chambers) is one of the leading firms of Barristers and Solicitors in Nigeria and its Principal, Aare Afe Babalola, SAN, has been noted in reported cases as industrious and masterful in conduct of his clients’ cases by the Supreme Court of Nigeria.
The firm has produced several judges and fourteen (14) Senior Advocates of Nigeria, (Nigeria’s equivalent of Queens Counsel in England) which is the largest number produced by any law firm in the country.
Emmanuel Chambers is a composite firm of legal practitioners engaged in providing a wide range of legal services to persons and corporate bodies that may require same. The firm’s legal practice areas and services are extensive and all-encompassing. The firm also renders consultancy services to other law firms based in Europe and America.
BRIEF HISTORY OF FIRM
The Law Firm of Afe Babalola & Co was founded in 1965 by Mr. Afe Babalola (as he then was) after two years of eventful pupilage with the Law firm of Ayoola&Ayoola& Co. The firm which began as a one-man chambers in 1965 is today one of the largest in Nigeria with over thirty lawyers including two Senior Advocates of Nigeria. (S.A.N.) The firm’s Head Office is in Ibadan city and it presently maintains three branch offices in the cities of Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt and two other correspondence offices in the city of Ado-Ekiti and the city of London in the United Kingdom
In 1986 the firm’s main office was moved from a rented apartment to a modern three storey building at No.80, Fajuyi Road, Ekotedo, Ibadan, designed and built purposely by the founder for legal practice. This building presently hosts the firm’s Head Office.
Afe Babalola Chambers Headquarters, Ibadan
80, Fajuyi Road,
Ibadan, Oyo State,
Tel: 08033603920, 08060560784, 08034712259
Email : email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Lagos Office: +(234) 01-7742044
Abuja Office: +(234) 09-5231957
Port Harcourt Office: +(234) 084-237706
London: +44 207 286 5848
AARE AFE BABALOLA, SAN, B.Sc. (Econ.), LL.B (Hons.), B.L., OFR, CON, FNIALS, FCIArb, LL.D.
ADEBAYO E. ADENIPEKUN, SAN; BA. Ed. (Hons.); LL.B. (Hons.); LL.M (Ife) B.L., FCIArb. (UK and Nigeria).
Deputy Managing Partner:
OLU DARAMOLA, SAN, BSc. (Hons) Ibadan, LL.B (Hons), LL.M (Ife), LL.M (Maritime Law) London, MCIArb., B.L. ACIT.
TUNDE AFE-BABALOLA, LLB (Hons), B.L.
AKINTAYO ALUKO, LL.B. (Hons) LL.M, Ibadan; B.L.
OLUWASINA OGUNGBADE, LL.B (Hons), B.L.
KEHINDE OLAMIDE OGUNWUMIJU, LL.B (Hons.),B.L., LL.M., (University of Northumbria at Newcastle), MCI. ARB (UK), DIP. CIIN.