ABDUL-MUIZ, Adeyemi Banire


Mushin, Lagos State




Gender: Male
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  • Married
Name of Spouse Funmi
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Profession Legal practitioner , Administrator
Working Experience
Previous Appointments:

Special Adviser to the Governor on Political and Legislative matters (1999), Commissioner for Special Duties, July 1999 to August 2000, Commissioner for Transportation (2000-2007) and later Commissioner for Environment (2007 – 2011).

Nigerian Bar Association (NBA)
African Bar Association (ABA)
International Bar Association (IBA)
Chartered Institute of Arbitrator (CIA)

Bishop Bade Memorial Secondary School, Mushin; Awar-Islam College Agege; Kings College; Federal School of Art and Science, Victoria Island; University of Ilorin; University of Lagos, 1988;

National Legal Adviser of the All Progressives Congress (APC)

member of the Law Society, England; International Bar Association; Institute of Transport Administration of Nigeria; Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Nigerian Institute of Management as well as a member of many committees both in the political and academic sectors.

The Nigerian Law of Trusts, the Blue Book; Practical Approach to the High Court of Lagos State (Civil) Procedure Rules, 2004, Second Edition as well as Land Management in Nigeria: Towards a New Legal Framework, “Customary Tenancy and the Land Use Act: A Critical Review” (1995); “Juxtaposing the Land Use Act and The Urban and Regional Planning Decree, 1992: A critique” (1997);
“The Limit of Consent Provision under the Land Use Act 1978: A Review of Ajilo v Savannah Bank Limited” (1988): “The Legal and Social Security of the Rent Control and Recovery of Residential Premises Edict (No.6) 1997 of Lagos State” (1999); “Trusteeship Concept under the Land Use Act: Mirage or Reality?” (2003); “Arbitration and Enforcement of Securities in Nigeria” (2003);
“Overcoming the Difficulty in Registering Caution on the Certificates of Occupancy in Lagos State” (2003); “Overhauling the Presumption of Advancement” (2003); “The Relevance of the Certificate of Occupancy to Estate Development” (1997);
“Legal Aid in the Administration of Justice in Nigeria” (1997); “Critical Appraisal of the Democratic Principles Enshrined in the Management of Corporate Real Property Under Customary Law” (1997): “Positive Planning Par Excellence Under The Nigerian Urban and Regional Planning Decree 1988” (1992);
“The Impact of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) in the Law of Advancement” (1999); “The Concept and Functions of Leases” (2003);
“Documentation and Perfection of Securities in Nigeria” (1999); “Towards Effective Control and Management of Land in Nigeria: A Re-Evaluation of The Land Use Act (1990)” (2004) “The Law & Justice System in Nigeria – A Book in Honour of Hon. Justice Ayotunde Phillips (Mrs.) (Rtd.). (ed. Ajibola Ariba and Leke Adepoju) Published by Imprimatur, 2014, pp. 266-312.
“Compendium of Legal Essays in Honour of Chief Idowu Abdulfatai Sofola. Elim Prints & Publications, Lagos, pp. 74-113.
“The Journal of Private and Property Law 2014, University of Lagos, Vol. 32 JPPL, pp. 1 –30.

Chief Justice Fatai Williams; Adetokunbo Ademola; Gani Fawehinmi

table tennis, football and badminton

Ikoyi and Country Clubs

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