OPD receives N23m compensation for clients | Dailytrust

OPD receives N23m compensation for clients

The Lagos State Office of the Public Defender (OPD) has received N23 million as compensation on behalf of its clients.

Similarly, 152 petitions from members of the public seeking free legal advice, representation in court, mediation and intervention on matters bordering on the statutory responsibility of the office were received.

Out of the number, 83 petitions were successfully concluded using Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR).