Lawyer Profile

Paul Onifade

Paul Onifade

Anthony Seddon Solicitors
Eldon Chambers, 30 - 32 Fleet Street
London, United Kingdom EC4Y 1AA


United Kingdom (UK)

Contact Contact Paul Onifade
T: +44 0-20 7842
F: +44 0-20 7100

Practice Areas: Commercial Litigation (80%), Business Affairs (20%)

Commercial Litigation

Business Affairs


Cross-Border Transactions

Commercial Litigation

Paul Onifade is a Solicitor Advocate specializing in various aspects of cross - border work including international debt recovery and enforcement of foreign judgments in England and Wales. One of Paul’s key hallmarks as a practitioner is making breakthroughs in complex and difficult cases. In January 2014, for example, despite legal precedents to the contrary, he successfully advanced a new point of EU law in the High Court in order to set aside the application of the State Immunity Act, and succeeded in registering a foreign judgment against a Sovereign State. His clients include banks and high net worth individuals. Paul is the Chairman of Nigerians in the Square Mile (NISM), an organization of high ranking Nigerian professionals working in leading institutions in the City of London.


Years of Selection

• Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2015

About Paul Onifade

Admitted: 2003, United Kingdom

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