Abdu-Salaam Abbas

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Email: aso@abdu-salaamabbasandco.com
Abdu-Salaam Abbas is a Founding Partner of the Firm, which he established in 1989 after a career as an active litigator in the leading law firm of Chief Gani Fawehinmi, SAN, where he handled complex cases at the superior Courts of record in Nigeria. He holds an LLB in Law from the University of Lagos and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1982. He has wide experience in general civil litigation and has argued matters in Courts in several States in Nigeria.

Other Activities

Asides from his activities in the legal profession as a seasoned litigator, Abdu-Salaam Abbas has held several leadership positions in various organizations in Nigeria. He served as a part-time Commissioner at the Oyo State Local Government Service Commission from May 1989- September 1990, he was elected as the Chairman of Ejigbo Local Government, Osun State from January 1991- November 1993, he served as the Legal Adviser of the Osun State Chapter of Congress for National Consensus (CNC) and he served two terms as Legal Adviser of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun State from 1999-2005, he was a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Legal Team in 2003. He was a member of the Governing Council, Federal Polytechnic Ede, Osun State amongst other numerous leadership positions. He speaks Arabic fluently and is still an active political player till date.

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