The Firm

F.O. Akinrele & Co. was established in 1959 and has over the past 5 decades, acquired substantial experience in the delivery of high-quality legal advice to both public and private sectors in Nigeria.

F.O. Akinrele & Co. between the 1960s and 1980s gradually expanded its practice from a general law practice into the specialised corporate sector and became internationally respected for its ability to provide specialist integrated legal advice and solutions to the corporate commercial sector.

History

F.O. Akinrele & Co was established in 1959 and has over the past 5 decades, acquired substantial experience in the delivery of high...

Firm Values

In a developing country with developing business structures and cultures, the value of a firm with longstanding traditions, values, experience and reputation in the corporate and commercial sector is essential...

CSR

We focus on building long term, strategic relationships with carefully chosen causes and charities...

Alumni

F.O. Akinrele & Co was established in 1959 and has over the past 5 decades, acquired substantial experience in the delivery of high...

Practice Areas

Publications

News/Events

NATURE OF DISPUTES THAT MAY BE REFERRED TO ARBITRATION

By Azubike Okoye, FCIArb Introduction: Arbitration is a process by which disputes or difference between two or more parties as to their mutual legal rights…

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THE NIGERIAN PETROLEUM INDUSTRY ACT 2021: ‘NEW BEGINNINGS & NEW CONCERNS’

In 2021, the most significant development in the energy sector was the enactment of the Petroleum Industry Act (PIA), bringing to a close a 20-year effort…

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The African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA) – One year After – A Fresh Air of Optimism in 2022?

On the 1st of January 2021, continental trade between African countries significantly changed with the official commencement of the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement…

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