LAGOS – ABIODUN DOHERTY
Abiodun Doherty is a legal practitioner by profession but with a long term passion for empowering young
people and equipping them with life skills that will help them achieve their goals in life.
In 1995, he established his law firm in Nigeria with a focus on real estate and corporate law. His passion for helping start ups and entrepreneurs. He has been privileged to work with and continues to work with various clients to establish their business in Nigeria and to comply with government regulations and requirements. He has been involved also in facilitation and training of individuals and public service workers in different aspects of law as well as evaluating would be lawyers in the Nigerian Law School.
In 2007, he observed the growing need to equip young people in the area of skill acquisition and entrepreneurship and this led to the establishment of Limitless Empowerment and Leadership Foundation. Through the activities of this not-for-profit organisation several young people have been trained in various skills and have been able to create and successfully manage their own businesses.
In pursuit of the need for education and empowerment, Mr.Doherty has a weekly column in The Punch Newspaper, the leading newspaper in Nigeria, devoted to real estate investment. He is a firm believer in the fact that the best way to empower people is to educate and train them to do things for themselves and their community. He sees education as one of the best ways of empowering and equipping people and is committed to helping young people achieve their dreams.