(+612) 2531 5600
PO Box 1622 Colins Street West Victoria 8077 Australia
History of the firm
Blanchart Legal Practice (BLP) is the successor in title to Olu Akinleye & Co. (OAC). Olu Akinleye & Co. was established in 1982 and metamorphosed into Blanchart Legal Practice in 2018. BLP is duly registered with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC).
BLP operates by the values of Competence, Integrity, Productivity and Proficiency. These are the core values, amongst others, that enables the firm focus and deliver unique and bespoke services to clients.
Lawyers in the firm are trained and engaged as both Solicitors and Advocates and are therefore well equipped for complementary services in both aspects of law.
BLP provides timeous solution to complex challenges facing clients and their businesses.
Our focus is client driven, our aims & intention is to grow with an organization, to be part of its developmental stage and ultimately its success story.
Professional Organisations /Affiliations
The professional organisations which Counsel in the firm belong include:
1. Nigerian Bar Association (NBA)
2. NBA Section on Business Law
3. Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN)
4. Financial Reporting Council
5. Federacion Internacional de Abogadas (FIDA)
Confidentiality and non-circumvention policies
BLP recognizes the importance of safeguarding clients’ interest and confidentiality, hence its practice of holding in the strictest confidence, all information and documents with which the firm become acquainted and entrusted in respect of every instruction from our clients. Employees of the firm, both legal and administrative are required to execute a Non-Disclosure
Non-Circumvention (NDNC) Agreement in which they pledge not to disclose any information they become aware of in the course of dealing with the firm’s clients.
The firm is duly registered at the Federal Inland Revenue Service with VAT No. 22389786-0001. The firm also files its annual returns with the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC).
Office Locations & Contact Details
The firm’s head office is situate in the city of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital.BLP also maintains a branch within the city of Ibadan, in other to effectively service its clients in Oyo State and environ. The two offices effectively covers our clients both within and outside Nigeria.
Asides its two offices, the firm has focal points and presence and is able to handle instructions in other states of the federation, particularly in the South West and Middle-belt.