We congratulate our partner, Olumide Akpata who has been elected as the president of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA).

Olu is recognised for advising local and international corporations, and as a leading lawyer by several global legal directories including IFLR 1000, Legal 500, Chambers Global and Who’s Who Legal.

He is the erstwhile Chairman of the Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law and had served the NBA in various capacities.

Olu is a Board Member of a number of companies; a member of several think-tanks, including the Nigeria Economic Summit Group (NESG) and is a pioneer member of the steering group of the United Nations Nigerian Humanitarian Fund.

We are proud of his victory and wish him a successful tenure.