ABDULHAFEEZ OLANREWAJU OTTUN is a Law graduate who is fully aware of the structure, culture and procedures of the legal profession. He is a prolific resource person and a proficient public speaker.
He is a graduate of the University of Benin, where he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Law (LL.B). Having attended the Nigerian Law School, he was called to the Nigerian Bar as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria in the year 2016.
Having been call to Bar, he has been in active legal practice with wide experience in commercial practice, especially in the area of loan, mortgage and debt recovery matters. He has worked with debt recovery agents to the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON).
He is experienced in and has a good understanding of how to build relationships with people and to provide appropriate and effective legal advice and services to them.
He is a creative and result-oriented goal-getter with the ability to liaise with case officers, managers and decision-makers with regard to ongoing legal matters.
He is an expert at applying the law to a specific situation faced by him, a Team Manager, Exceptional Negotiator and Outstanding Public Speaker. He is an Expert in Arbitration and other dispute resolution mechanisms and has the ability to conduct research in all areas of law and non-legal related affairs.
Mr. Ottun is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitration, UK. And also a member of the Nigerian Bar Association.
He is good at preparing lengthy reports, drafting legal paperwork, agreements, memorandum of understanding, legal opinions and letters of advice. He is competent in initiating and conducting litigation proceedings and liaising with other professionals.
He is good at explaining legal matters clearly to non-legal professionals, keeping up to date with changes and developments in law and an Excellent problem-solving and solution-finding person.
He is a legal officer of Gateway Mortgage Bank Limited.