Of Counsel

Sa’ad Zungur Road, No. 1, Fourth Avenue,

Gwarinpa Estate,

Abuja, Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria.

Tel: +1 877 247.9277

Mohammed A. Abubakar

His Excellency, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1979. He has built a formidable career in the Nigerian Legal System where he has contributed notably to the legal institution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and Bauchi State.

He has a first degree and Masters in Law and holds a certification in Legal Drafting obtained from the University of Washington, Seattle. M. A., as he is fondly called, has held several positions of authority in the country including but not limited to serving as a two-time Attorney General of Bauchi State, a Resident Electoral Commissioner of INEC, a National Electoral Commissioner of INEC, a member of the National Judicial Council, an Executive Governor of Bauchi State and currently a Life Bencher and the Principal Solicitor of M. A. Abubakar & Co. (Fortuna Chambers).

A Chartered Arbitrator, Mr. Abubakar is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators of London, a member of the IBA, a Notary Public, amongst several others.

His love for legal practice and decades of experience has made him an expert in Civil and Criminal Litigations, Election Petitions, amongst several others.

Education

  • Ahmadu Bello University – LL.B.
  • University of Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria, Master of Laws – LL.M
  • University of Washington Seattle, USA, Certificate in Legal Drafting