Solicitors

The Unit carries out the function of solicitor by drafting all legal documents and correspondences, minutes of meeting and processes.

• Taking minutes of the Body of Benchers meeting as well as committee meeting
• Carrying out legal research and drafting various documents
• Liaising with external solicitors to file processes, commence/defend actions
• Preparing the roll of Benchers
• Preparing Agenda and Notice for General and Committee Meetings
• Corresponding with the Nigerian Bar Association, Council of Legal Education and other professional bodies
• Treating and responding to petitions referred to the Body by members of the public against lawyers
• Travelling to attend committee meetings from time to time
• Sending out notice of general and committee meetings
• Handling of complaints from candidates for call to bar
• Body of benchers calendar for meetings and other programs
• Handling complaints of mistakes on certificates issued to new wig