Office of The Public Defender

Office of the Public Defender, Lagos State Ministry of Justice.

Provider of Free Legal Services to the defenceless.

HEAD OFFICE:

2/8, Iyun Road By Funsho Williams Avenue, Off Stadium Hotel Bus-stop, Surulere, Lagos. State Toll Free Number: 07080601080 E-mail: opdlagos@yahoo.com Website: Opdlagostate.gov.org

Other OPD OFFICE:

Candide Johnson Court House Combined High/Magistrate Court, Ita-Elewa, Ikorodu, Lagos Tel: 01-7210890

OGBA OFFICE:

Samuel Ilori Court House, Ogba, Agege, Lagos. Tel: 08129460250

Visit OPD if:

You were unlawfully arrested or detained

You were deprived of bail for a bailable offence

You have been denied your entitlement at work

You know of any child who has been abused sexually or physically. Report every case of rape

It is a crime to deny your child of basic necessaries of life. Report every case of child neglect

Your husband beats you. Report every case of domestic violence

If you are not paid compensation at your workplace when you are involved in an accident while on duty