Meet our instructors
Mrs.’Funlola Odunlami is a seasoned, well-versed and well-rounded commercial, litigation, legislative, enforcement and administrative legal practitioner who has been in legal practice for over 36 years. She started her career as a State Counsel Grade Level 8 at the Ogun State Ministry of Justice in 1984 and transferred her service to the Lagos State Civil Service in November 1987 after her marriage. In the space of her career at the Ministry of Justice she served in different Directorates such as Public Prosecutions, Civil Litigation, Administrator -General and Public Trustee before she was posted to Commercial Law Directorate where she rose to become a director Grade Level 17 in 2006 and later appointed as the Solicitor General and Permanent Secretary in August 2015.
As the SG&PS she directed and implemented governmental policies; administered and supervised approximately 450 lawyers and about 200 support staff at the Lagos State Ministry of Justice in performing their various day-to-day duties and achieving the set goals and policies of the Lagos State government. In Commercial Law some of her key Projects were N15 billion Lagos State Redeemable Bond Issue 2004/2009; Lagos State Infrastructure Project, Lekki-Epe Road (PPP); Eko Atlantic World Bank Project; Concession of Eko Tourist Beach Resort, Akodo; Tejuosho Market Reconstruction (PPP); Reclamation of Proposed Ilubirin Estate, Lagos Island; Shoreline Protection for Bar Beach, Victoria Island; LASUTH Mortuary Management (PPP); New Balogun Market Redevelopment (PPP); Lekki Beach Golf & Leisure Resort (PPP); Women Development Centre Project; Lagos State Lekki Deep Sea Port Project; Lagos State Lekki Airport Project; Lagos State Mono Rail Project; Alausa Independent Power Station Project; Lagos State Ministry of Transport Managed Parking Concession; Lagos State Waste-to-Energy Project etc.
She is blessed with 2 wonderful sons and is a Sunday School Teacher and Member of the Teenage Ministry of her church Ikoyi Baptist Church. She loves reading and dancing.