Attorney General & Commissioner for Justice
Mr. Moyosore Onigbanjo, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria(SAN), Fellow Institute of Chartered Arbitrators of United Kingdom ; Member of NBA Lagos Branch, NBA Prosecutor before the Body of Benchers and Legal Practitioners Disciplinary Committee 9th July, 2012 and Notary Public was born on the 24th September, 1964.
He attended Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife in 1983 where he bagged a Bachelor of Law (LL.B Hons) degree in 1988 and was called to Bar by the Nigerian Law School in 1989.
In his quest for further knowledge, he went to Harvard Law School for two Executive Courses on Negotiation and Leadership and thereafter, Difficult Conversation both in 2017. He also has a Diploma in International Arbitration from Chartered Institute of Arbitration.
Mr. Onigbanjo has considerable appellate Court experience having been privileged to successfully argue numerous appeals before the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court of Nigeria. He has argued over 60 cases at all cadres of Court in Nigeria ranging from High Court to the Supreme Court.
Mr. Onigbanjo is a first class litigator and in recognition of his excellence in this regard the legal Practitioners Privileges Committee, chaired by Chief Justice of Nigeria, Hon. Justice Aloma Mukhar GCON conferred him with the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria in September 2013.
His professional competences include: arbitration, litigation, negotiation public speaking and analysis among others.
In garnering all these experiences, he began his career with Akin Delano & Co. as Managing Associate, Prof. A.B Kasumu’s Chambers as a Solicitor, L.A Adeniji & Co as Managing Partner, and M.J Onigbanjo & Co. as founding partner.
Mr. Moyosore Onigbanjo, SAN is from Lagos State and at his leisure, he loves travelling, football, golf and current affairs