The Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee (LPPC) at the weekend announced the names of 38 lawyers who made the rank of Senior Advocates of Nigeria (SAN) for 2019.
The names include that of Human Rights lawyer, Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa, and 37 others.
In the release dated July 5, 2019, and signed by the Secretary, LPPC who also doubles as the Chief Registrar, Supreme Court of Nigeria, Hadizatu Uwani Mustapha, the committee stated that the decision on the new silks was made at its 138th plenary session held on July 4, 2019.
The swearing in ceremony for the new silks is expected to take place at the new legal year 2019/2020 in September.
Below is the statement of the LPPC.