HON. JUSTICE C. M. A OLATOREGUN – (Lagos Division)
HON. JUSTICE C. M. A OLATOREGUN
JUDGE, FEDERAL HIGH COURT NIGERIA
NAME: Olatoregun ,Cecilia Mojisola Adedipe
DATE OF BIRTH: 9th November, 1954
STATE OF ORIGIN : Lagos State
PLACE OF BIRTH : Ibadan,Oyo State
Father: Late Hon.Justice Basil Agbolade Adedipe (Retired Judge of Lagos State,High Court)
Mother:Mrs.Regina Kofoworola Adedipe (Retired Matron)
Married with three Children
EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
1966 – 1971 –Yejide Girls’ Grammar School,Ibadan (West African School Certificate)
1972 – 1973 – Ibadan Grammar School,Ibadan (Higher School Certificate)
1975 – 1979 – University of Ife,Ile-Ife LLB HONS
1981 – B.L Nigerian Law School V/Island,Lagos
1979 – 1980 –National Youth Service Corps, (Odua Investment Company Limited) [Legal Department].Duties included covering Corporate Affairs of the Organization as a Legal Officer and offering extensive legal services to its subsidiaries.
1981 – Oyo State Ministry of Justice,State Counsel
1981- 1982 – Chief Bamidele Aiku,SAN and Company, Ibadan.(Private Legal Practice)
1983 to May 1986 – Cecil Law Office (Private Legal Practice)
1986 to 1990 – Senior Magistrate II, Oyo State Judiciary
Oct.1990 to Nov. 1991 – Cecil Law Office, Ibadan (Private Legal Practice)
Dec.1991 to Dec.1995 – Chief Magistrate II, Oyo State, Judiciary
Jan.1996 to Aug.1996 – Chief Magistrate I, Oyo State, Judiciary
Sept.1996 to Nov. 1998 – Deputy Chief Registrar, Federal High Court
Nov.1998 to July 2000- Chief Registrar, Federal High Court,Lagos
July 2000 – Date – Judge Federal High Court,Nigeria
From 1981 – Member, Nigeria Bar Association.
1988 to Date – Associate Life member,Commonwealth Magistrates and Judges Association.
1999- 2000 – Vice President, Association of Chief Registrar of Nigeria.
From 2000 to date- Member, International Association of Women Judges in Nigeria.
2000 – Participant,African Leadership Forum Farm House Dialogue,Ota.
2015 to date – Trustee HELP [NGO]
Reading and Listening to Jazz Music, Travelling,Photography.