Thirty-eight Lawyers promoted to SAN

By Peter Bahago, Abuja

Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN increases as 38 legal practitioners got promoted.

The Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee in Nigeria has elevated 38 Legal Practitioners to the rank of Senior Advocates of Nigeria, SAN.

The rank is awarded as ‘a mark of excellence to members of the legal profession who distinguished themselves as advocates and academics.’

A total of 117 candidates applied but only 38 qualified.

The successful candidates would be sworn-in on September during the 2019/2020 New Legal Year of Nigeria’s Supreme Court.


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