Legal Officer Job at Literamed Publications Nigeria Limited


Literamed Publications Nigeria Limited, est. 1969, is Nigeria's leading Children's book publisher. Its imprint, "Lantern books" is now a household name in Nigeria and West Africa.

Literamed has in its stable over 400 titles of books for Pre-primary, Primary, Secondary and Literature texts for different age ranges, all widely accepted in Nigerian Schools.

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Position: Legal Officer
Job Location
: Lagos

Job Description

  • Initiate ad pursue legal proceedings as required by the company i.e prepare writs, defenses, submissions and other pleadings in civil cases both for and against the company.
  • Prepare, file and plead cases in commercial court in pursuit of amounts owed to the company.
  • Liaise with and assist external counsel in the discharge of their obligation to GPL.
  • File oppositions in matters where title is being passed or property is being encumbered and there are areas due and payable to the company.
  • Advise on statutory compliances.
  • Perform duties as secretary to management committee, management board and all sub committees of management committee
  • Provide sound legal advise to the company and make recommendations to management as necessary.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: johnson.akinkuowo@lantern-books.com Please use the Job Title as the subject of your email

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.