Olanrewaju Olumide

Managing Partner/ Team Lead, Corporate Commercial & General Legal Advisory

Olanrewaju is the Managing Partner and an integral member of the Family Business Management team. He leads the Firm’s Corporate Commercial & Business Advisory Team. He presently provides legal advice to various local and international organisations, Individuals and Families. He is recognized as one of the “bright stars” in the legal profession, particularly in the areas of Commercial Transaction Advisory, Family Business Management and Corporate Governance.

He regularly advises clients on various commercial issues, contract administration, investments, regulatory compliance, tax and general legal advisory. He routinely provides legal due diligence investigations and advices on investment structures.

He started his legal practice in a top law firm in Nigeria where he played an integral role in resolving major complex legal issues for the Federal Government of Nigeria and various multinationals including legal representation in court. He also became a founding member and executive of the firm’s capital market team.

Olanrewaju was one-time President of Tax Club Nigeria, where he spearheaded the strategic tax awareness for the Lagos Internal Revenue Service (LIRS). He is an Associate Member of the Association of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK) and a Student-member of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). He is a result oriented professional with a keen ability to analyze key legal issues and offer practical and cutting-edge solutions to clients. He is an incisive commercial lawyer with an ability to meander complex procedures.

  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK (ACIArb)
  • Nigerian Law School: BL
  • University of Lagos: LL. B
  • Lagos Business School
  • Nigerian Bar Association
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK (ACIArb)
  • Corporate Commercial & General Legal Advisory
  • Contract Administration & Commercial Transactions
  • Corporate Governance Advisory & Audit
  • Family Business Management
  • Family Business Advisory
  • Cooperative Societies Advisory
  • Company Secretarial
  • Legal Audit