Jide Benjamin Ogundimu is a solicitor of England and Wales with substantial in-house legal experience in areas such as Landlord and Tenant Law, Anti-Social Behaviour, Welfare Benefit, Debt and Money Advice, Neighbour Dispute, Infrastructure law, Family and Estate Matters, Private Law and Civil Litigation.
Considerable experience with working and acting for many registered social landlords in the United Kingdom, primarily local authorities and housing associations, where he was additionally involved in housing management issues. He was engaged in several landmark local authority cases, which involved disrepair and anti-social behaviour matters. He is, therefore, adept with presence in the public eye along with a congenial manner in dealing with members of the public. He was actively involved in the regeneration of specific housing estates within London, particularly the Dollis Valley Estate and the Graham Park Estate, both located in the Barnet borough and the infamous Stonebridge Estate in the Brent borough.
A solicitor and advocate of the Supreme Court of Nigeria, Jide was called over 20 years ago. His firm Jide Ogundimu & Co Solicitors deal with all aspects of law including Property Conveyancing, Landlord and Tenant, Estate and Will Planning, Civil Litigation, Bad Debts, Private Law, Infrastructure and Media Law.
Jide has also worked as an experienced and senior consultant at McKenzie Brackman, a distinguished law firm in the heart of London. He lectures LLB students of the University of London, and arranges and provides training courses for organisations in both the United Kingdom and Nigeria. He also plays the role of an expert in litigation matters, advising courts in other jurisdictions within his areas of expertise.
A dynamic, hyperactive, energetic, and ambitious individual, Jide thrives on success and accepts no less. He has a proven track record of working successfully on transactions from inception to conclusion under strict deadlines.
He is experienced in negotiating and drafting contracts to suit client's requirements, giving clients clear and precise advice and managing their personal and business affairs. He is also a specialist in successfully obtaining possession orders through the courts, drawing up anti-social behaviour contracts, civil litigation, bad debt negotiation, local government liaison, Infrastructure law, Family and Estate matters. An expert on Landlord and Tenant law, as well as Property law.
Called to the Nigerian Bar in 1991 and called to the roll of solicitors of England and Wales in 2004.
Professional Associations & Memberships
Member of the Law Society of England and Wales, Member of the Nigerian Bar Association, Life member of the Mansfield Law Club.
Honors and Awards
Solicitor of England and Wales, Solicitor and Advocate of the Supreme Court of Nigeria.