Meet our Partners

Mrs. Hairat Aderinsola Balogun

Hairat Balogun is the founder and senior partner at Libra Law. She has a distinguished legal career spanning well over 30 years in various practice areas.

Called to the English Bar at Lincoln’s Inn in 1963, Hairat was appointed the first female Attorney General of Lagos State, the first female General Secretary of the Nigerian Bar Association and first female Chairman of the Body of Benchers, Nigeria.

Hairat is a life Bencher of the Body of Benchers, a former National Executive Member of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), an Assessor, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) Disciplinary Tribunal and Investigating Panel and was a Member of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offenses Commission. She was also a Member of the Governing Council of Lagos State University, and she has been a Member of the Council of the Section on General Practice of the International Bar Association (IBA).

She has an impressive ability to adapt to societal and legal changes both nationally and internationally; and over the years her work has been recognised internationally.

A holder of the Officer of the Order of the Niger, (a national honour), Hairat is also member and life member of various associations and has authored two books.

Osahon Idemudia

Osahon was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1988 and is currently a very active member of both the Nigerian and International Bar Associations. He is a consummate litigator who has served as State Counsel in Civil Litigation in the office of the Federal Attorney General and Minister of Justice and is able to represent clients in all courts and tribunals within Nigeria. He has extensive experience in various areas of trial practice. He is an analytical and seasoned professional who has served as counsel on several landmark cases.

Afolabi Balogun

Folabi was enrolled as a Barrister & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria in 1991 and thereafter joined the firm

He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Arbitrators UK branch, the Nigeria Bar Association and the International Bar Association.

After several years of practice as a litigator, Folabi is now engaged predominantly in real estate and commercial/corporate practice work.

Folabi has the ability to unite the many incredibly disparate threads of legal services the firm provides, and his expertise offers value solutions to meet his clients' personal and diverse needs.

He sits on the board of several companies acting as an independent director on behalf of clients.