The Faculty is made up of 4 academic departments.

  • Department of Commercial & Industrial Law –Head, Commercial and Industrial Law Department Prof. Ige Bolodeoku

    Email: cil@unilag.edu.ng 

Research and teaching in the Department covers courses such as Law of Contract, Law of Commercial Transactions, Intellectual Property Law, Law of Taxation, Law of Banking, Law of Insurance, Shipping and Admiralty Law, Industrial Law and Company Law.

  • Department of Jurisprudence & International Law –Head, Jurisprudence and International Department Prof. Hakeem Olaniyan

    Email: jil@unilag.edu.ng

Research and teaching in the Department covers courses such as Jurisprudence, Legal Methods, Nigerian Legal System, Public International Law, Conflict of Laws (Private international Law), Oil and Gas Law, Law of the Sea, Law of Armed Conflict, International Economic Law

  • Department of Private & Property Law –Head, Private and Property Law Department Prof. Imran Oluwole Smith, SAN

    Email: jppl@unilag.edu.ng

Research and teaching in the Department covers courses such as Law of Torts, Land Law, Equity and Trusts, Family Law,

  • Department of Public Law – Head, Public Law Department Professor Oyelowo Oyewo Email: publiclaw@unilag.edu.ng 

Various other courses including Gender and the Law, Law and Religion are taught across the Departments.

The Centre for Human Rights was established in …. and provides a platform for the researchers in to undertake research in the broad field of human rights and students undertake outreaches to