Akinwunmi & Busari

A leading commercial Law Firm in Nigeria
offering prompt delivery of value-added legal services.



Akinwunmi & Busari (“A&B”) is a leading commercial law firm which was established in 1993 and structured on a partnership consisting 3 Partners and a team of experienced Senior Associates and Associates. We maintain a high standard of professionalism by providing prompt, efficient and personalized services through competent legal practitioners who have several years of experience in practice and very efficient and highly skilled administrative staff to meet the needs of modern legal practice.

Our core values are excellence, integrity and prompt delivery of legal services, as we understand that these are the mainstay of client-satisfaction. Our collective wealth of experience, sterling work ethics and resolve to satisfy our Clients, sets us apart and we have consistently been listed as one of the world’s top 500 firms by The Legal 500.

A&B has an impeccable portfolio and a constantly increasing clientele which include financial institutions, institutional investors, pension fund administrators, insurance companies, construction companies, venture capitalists, State and Federal Governments, real estate investment vehicles and private developers. We have acquired the reputation of providing efficient and cost-effective solutions to our Clients.

A&B is also the Nigerian partner to Begbies Global Network (BGN) United Kingdom, a specialist professional services organization providing independent professional advice and solutions to businesses, financial institutions, accounting firms and individuals in the areas of finance, investigation, risk management and specialist financial advice. The BGN is a global network of companies with presence in at least 89 (eighty-nine) countries including the USA, South Africa and China. Our Partners have consistently been listed on Who’s Who Legal for over 4 years.

Our vision is to be one of the top 5 law firms in Nigeria in terms of revenue and recognition in our chosen areas of practice through the prompt delivery of value-added legal services to our clients.


We offer legal representation, advice and assistance in the following areas:

Dispute Resolution, involving Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) mechanisms

Corporate Recovery, Restructuring and Insolvency

Company Incorporation, Advisory and Secretarial services

Probate and Administration of Estates

Real Estate

Intellectual Property

General Legal Consultancy including but not limited to drafting and review of legal documents, legal advisory services.

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Our team are members of the following professional bodies

  • The Nigerian Bar Association
  • Section on Business Law - Nigerian Bar Association
  • Section on Legal Practice – Nigerian Bar Association
  • The International Bar Association
  • Business Recovery and Insolvency Practitioners Association of Nigeria (BRIPAN)
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK
  • Insol International: International Federation of Insolvency Practitioners, UK
  • Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, U.K
  • Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria
  • Capital Market Solicitors Association (CMSA)
  • Intellectual Property Law Association of Nigeria (IPLAN)
  • Securities and Exchange Commission Capital Market Committee
  • London Court of International Arbitration
  • Commonwealth Law Education Association
  • Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI)
  • Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN)
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