Abdulrasheed Ijaodola

aijaodola@babalakinandco.com
LL.B (Igbinedion University Okada)
B.L (Nigerian Law School, Abuja)
Dispute Resolution
Oil and Gas
Technology & Intellectual Property
Data Privacy

Abdulrasheed is an associate in the firm’s dispute resolution and corporate/commercial practice. He handles disputes and transactions in the oil and gas, capital markets, intellectual property, projects and trade sectors of the firm’s practice. He is also experienced in advising a wide-range of local and international clients on a variety of transactions concerning public-private partnerships, private equity, real estate, maritime and data privacy.  

Abdulrasheed is a very dedicated and highly knowledgeable individual who consistently demonstrates innovative problem-solving skills. Prior to joining the firm, Abdulrasheed graduated as the Overall Best Graduating Student in the Igbinedion University Law Class of 2019. He also graduated as the Second-Best Graduating Student in the Nigerian Law School Class of 2020, emerging as the third ever alumnus of Igbinedion University to obtain First Class Degrees from both the university and the Nigerian Law School.   
  • Nigerian Bar Association
  • Nigerian Bar Association-Section on Business Law
  • Stakeholders in Blockchain Association of Nigeria
  • Nigerian Bar Association’s Young Lawyers’ Forum
  • Nigerian Bar Association’s Committee on International Trade
  • International Chamber of Commerce-Young Arbitrators Forum 
  • Africa Legal Support Facility’s Certificate of completion of “Oil and Gas, Level 1.”
  • University of Pennsylvania/Coursera – Privacy Law and Data Protection
  • Duke University/Coursera – Fintech Law and Policy
  • University of Maryland/Coursera – New Venture Finance: Startup Funding for Entrepreneurs
  • University of Maryland/Coursera – Developing Innovative Ideas for New Companies
  • Introduction to Corporate Finance, Corporate Finance Institute.  
  • Allison’s Corporate Governance Certificate 
  • Certificate of Completion of the Diplome D’etudes en Langue Francaise (Student Diploma in French Language) DELF A2 
  • Third ever alumnus of Igbinedion University to get First Class degrees from both Igbinedion University and the Nigerian law School.
  • Justice Mohammed Bello G.C.O.N’s prize for Best Student of the year (2nd position), Nigerian Law School  
  • Debo Akande SAN’s award for 2nd Best Student in Criminal Litigation, Nigerian Law School 
  • Prince Bola Ajibola C.F.R., K.B.E., SAN’s award for 3rd Best in Civil Litigation, Nigerian Law School  
  • Director General’s prize for 1st Class, Nigerian Law School 
  • Dean’s, Oba Erediauwa’s and Vice Chancellor’s Awards for Best Graduating Law Student, Igbinedion University Okada 
  • Top 5 Students in Igbinedion University Okada. Awarded by Globacom Nigeria in conjunction with Huawei 
  • Award as Best Counsel in Law College, Igbinedion University Okada 
  • Dr. Olumide Famuyiwa & Abdulrasheed Bolaji Ijaodola, “The Law Reviews: Project Law and Construction,” (the Nigerian Perspective). https://thelawreviews.co.uk/title/the-projects-and-construction-review
  • Prof. R.J. Ijaodola, L.B.Ijaodola & A.B. Ijaodola, “Implications of Covid-19 Control Measures in a Democracy,” Canadian University Press. 
  • Abdulrasheed Ijaodola, “The Concept of Forced Arbitration: An Arbitration with Wrong Footing”, (24th November 2020), SSRN https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3739277. 
  • A.B. Ijaodola“Human Security in Nigeria: A Question of Morality and Law.” Journal of Ministry of Education and Science, Ukraine National Aviation University Teaching and Research Law Institute. 
  • A.B. Ijaodola“Theoretical Analysis of Human Rights and Their Violation According to the Constitution of Nigeria.” Journal of Ministry of Education and Science, Ukraine National Aviation University Teaching and Research Law Institute. 
  • R. Ijaodola, L.B. Ijaodola & A.B. Ijaodola, “A review of Supreme Court’s Decision in APC & Anor. v. Marafa & Ors. in the Light of Bukoye vs. Ijaodola.”