Doherty Taiwo




Doherty Taiwo is an associate in the dispute resolution practice.

His expertise includes arbitration, mediation and general litigation practice. He routinely advises on labour matters, banking, intellectual property, regulatory compliance, corporate governance and real estate. He also advises on the negotiation and drafting of legal documentations in various areas of law practice.


  • Counsel in arbitration between top class oil & gas companies engaged in a dispute over a joint venture agreement.
  • Counsel in arbitration between top engineering and construction firms.
  • Advised a first-class bank on the assimilation of its non-core banking assets which run capital market, asset management and investment banking businesses with its commercial banking license.
  • Advised a top-rate oil and gas firm on possible constructs for the acquisition/ownership structure of a vessel meant to operate in the Nigerian oil and gas sector under the Local Content Act and Regulations made pursuant thereto as well considerations under the Cabotage laws in Nigerian.


University of Ilorin LL.B. (Hons)

Nigerian Law School

Qualifying Certificate