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Work +234 1 460 7890
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www.gelias.com

Prof Gbolahan Elias

Tel:
Work +2341-2806970-1
Email:
G. Elias & Co

Position

Principal Partner.

Career

Junior Research Fellow of Merton College, Oxford University, (1986-89) Junior Dean of Merton College, Oxford University, (1988-89) Admitted to the New York State Bar, (1990) Admitted to the New York Federal Bar, (1991) Associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore, (1989-93) Counsel at Kehinde Sofola (SAN) & Co., (1993-94) Principal Partner at G. Elias & Co., a Lagos law firm, (1994 - Date ) Senior Advocate of Nigeria 2005.

Languages

English and Yoruba.

Member

Nigerian Bar Association, New York Bar Association and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.

Education

Magdalen College, Oxford University -- Bachelor of Arts (Law) (1st Class Honours) 1980, The Nigerian Law School -- (1981) Magdalen College, Oxford University -- Bachelor of Civil Laws (1st Class Honours)1983, Merton College, Oxford University -- Master of Arts, Oxford University, 1987 Merton College, Oxford University -- Doctor of Philosophy (Law), 1989.

Leisure

Reading.

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