Olumide Aju, SAN

Olumide has an impressive record as a trial and an appellate lawyer. He is thorough, responsive and has a genuine knowledge of all the legal issues involved in his field of specialisation.

He is often credited for promptly identifying the big issue in a case and getting on top of it. He is a partner in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution department of the firm and has been involved in a number of contentious commercial litigation and rendered legal advice and opinions on many aspects of telecommunications and corporate law. He has participated in various ICC, UNCITRAL and LCIA Arbitrations.

Practice Group

Litigation and Dispute Resolution.

Practice Focus

Olumide’s principal field of work is Commercial Litigation, Arbitration, Oil Pollution Claim, Product liability and Real Estate. He has a wide experience of arbitration across a wide range of business and industry sectors and has conducted both domestic and international Arbitration under all the major institutional rules.

He has done considerable work in multi-jurisdiction enforcement proceedings in the energy sector.

Admission

Nigerian Bar 2003

Education

Nigerian Bar 1993
England and Wales 2007
Notary Public of the Supreme Court of Nigeria (2000)

Professional Membership

International Bar Association;
Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitration (FCIArb) UK