Nigerian lawyer awarded 2012 IBA Outstanding International Woman Lawyer Award

June 1st, 2012

The International Bar Association (IBA) Women Lawyers’ Interest Group has awarded Chief Olufolake Solanke, senior advocate of Nigeria, the 2012 IBA Outstanding International Woman Lawyer Award.

The award, given in recognition of Chief Solanke’s professional excellence and her ongoing contribution to the advancement of women in the legal profession, was presented at the IBA’s 5th World Women Lawyers’ Conference in London.

Pictured are members of the Women Lawyers’ Interest Group with Chief Solanke and a representative of award sponsor, LexisNexis.

This article was first published in De Rebus in 2012 (June) DR 6.