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Funmilola Salami is an erudite author, prolific writer, brand strategist, business development consultant and a life coach. Funmilola Salami has helped several Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs), large organizations and high net entrepreneurs move from the phase of barely striving to effortless thriving even in the midst of gloomy economic environment. 'Funmilola Salami derives pleasure in seeing others excel without much ado hence the motivation behind the publication of his first book titled; Determination: The Pivot of Destiny. He is passionate about about success, succession and successful living of individuals, families and corporate institutions. This is why he is notoriously known with the creed, “success is a duty and not an entitlement. You cannot be richer than the dictator on your ppayroll” among others. A sought-after speaker, Funmi enjoys disseminating knowledge to create wealth.

Oluwafunmilola I. Salami graduated with a LL.B Second Class {Upper Division} Honours from the Lagos State University in April, 2011 where he held several leadership positions. He then forged ahead to the Nigerian Law School, Kano Campus for his BL and upon successful completion was called to the Nigerian Bar in November, 2012.

‘Funmi Salami as he is fondly called by colleagues possess wide exposure and latitude of experience in the practice of law. He began his legal career at the Abia State Ministry of Justice, Umuahia and then proceeded to the law firm of Law Corporate.

He later got appointed as the Research & Personal Assistant to a Judge at the Federal High Court, Lagos. He garnered wide range of experience clerking the office of the Distinguished Honourable Judge. After a period of selfless service, he moved to the firm of ‘Kunle Ogunba & Associates. He grew in ranks and resigned after three years of meritorious service.

‘Funmi Salami has bias for corporate and commercial practice with special focus on Insolvency, more particularly on Bankruptcy and Winding – Up proceedings, Receivership actions, recovery of Non-Performing Loans from Multinationals, State Governments and Blue chip companies.

‘Funmi Salami has successfully handled several contentious cases leading to favourable judgments, managed several companies in receivership, argued motions wherein opposing sides are led by Senior Advocates.  Ultimately, ‘Funmilola is thorough, clinical, energetic and exude excellence as was shown during his appointment as a Non – Executive Director of the Lagos Continental Hotel, Lagos {formerly, the Intercontinental Hotel In – Receivership}.

In the course of his career, he has handled cases for Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, Diamond Bank Plc, Access Bank Plc, Nigerian Export – Import Bank, Bank of Industry, Ecobank Plc, United Bank for Africa Plc, Wema Bank Plc, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, Skye Bank Plc {Now Polaris Bank} amongst others.

‘Funmilola Salami is an astute professional in the areas of patents and trademarks, mergers and acquisitions, incorporation of companies and Non – Governmental Organizations, Labour and Tax matters mentioning but a few.