John Opaluwa Solicitor

Office location


Suite 15, City View House,1 Dorset Place, E15 1BZ

Tel: 020 8552 1738

DX: 58500 Tottenham -1


John Opaluwa is one of our newly qualified Solicitors, who completed his training before recently joining EBR Attridge, one of the country’s largest expert Criminal Defence law firms in London. This means that John has direct access to the latest legal technology research tools and professional support services vital to ensuring the best possible outcome to a client’s criminal case.

John continues to gather more experience in criminal law in order to defend clients facing any one, of the broad spectrum of criminal charges brought before the Courts each year. This being either by law enforcement agencies such as the Metropolitan Police, HM Revenue and Customs, UKBA, National Crime Agency and the Police Central e- Crime Unit as well as Military Tribunals.

John will be working closely alongside Mr. Gerry McDonald, a Partner who is an expert in Criminal Defence and specialises in advising and representing clients currently under criminal investigation or those charged with committing a criminal offence.

 John is continuing his professional development with his Police Station Accreditation Courses in order to properly defend and provide consummate legal advice to those individuals who have been arrested for allegedly committing criminal offences, thus providing free legal advice, 24 hours a day to clients held for questioning at police stations. Furthermore, John is currently working towards his Duty Solicitor Course in order to qualify as a Criminal Duty Solicitor, so that he can become a member of the Criminal Litigation Scheme and represents clients in Court.


John is a dedicated and hardworking Solicitor who aims to bring about the best results for all his clients.


John is a former professional footballer who still plays and watches games whenever he gets the chance. He also enjoys crime dramas and reading.

Contact John Opaluwa

John can be contacted on 0208 552 1738 or via e-mail to discuss how he together with his team members at EBR Attridge LLP may be of service