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Fatima Sani



Fatima is an Associate with Aluko & Oyebode.

Her practice focus is Litigation & ADR.


  • 2015; Nigerian Law School, B.L
  • 2014; University of Abuja, LL.B
  • 2007; University of Jos, Diploma in Law

Professional Experience

  • 2017 to date; Associate, Aluko & Oyebode
  • 2016; Associate, Synergy Attornies
  • October 2015 - October 2016; Pupil State Counsel, Ministry of Justice, Nasarawa
  • January 2015 - February 2015; Extern, Chukwuma-Machukwu Ume, SAN
  • November 2013 - January 2014; Intern, Madyan Legal Consult

Awards and Recognitions

  • Sir Adetokunbo Ademola K.B.E, G.C.O.N Award for Best Student of the Year (1st Prize).
  • Dr. Taslim Elias G.C.O.N, SAN Award for Best Student of the Year (1st Prize).
  • Hon. Justice Atanda Fatayi-Williams G.C.O.N Award for Best Student of the Year (1st Prize). 
  • Director General, Nigeria Law School Prize for 1st Class Students.
  • Council of Legal Education Star Prize donated by the Council of Legal Education.
  • Chief Adegboyega Awomolo C.F.R, SAN Award for 3rd Best Student in Corporate Law Practice.
  • National Association of Women Judges Award for Best Overall Female Student of the Year.
  • Mrs Oluwatoyin Doherty, Former Director of Academics, Nigerian Law School Award for Best Female Student in Criminal Litigation.
  • Chief Joe-Kyari Gadzama OFR, MFR, SAN Award for Best Student in Civil and Criminal Litigation.
  • Boinime Jackson Lott Foundation Award for Overall Best Female Student.