Nigeria: Aviation 2018

In this chapter we highlight 13 impressive aviation lawyers in the Nigerian market who are recognised for their work handling contentious, finance and regulatory matters.

Most Highly Regarded
1. Lawrence Fubara Anga AÉLEX, Lagos
2. Etigwe Uwa SAN Streamsowers & Köhn, Lagos


Transport specialist firm Yomi Oshikoya & Co sees two standout practitioners highlighted in this chapter.
Taiwo (Oshikoya) Kola-Balogun is a well-recognised figure in the Nigerian market whose adept handling of aviation matters wins high praise from peers.
Otunba Yomi Oshikoya is an aviation specialist who comes highly recommended by market sources for his first-rate advice to both national and international clients on an array of complex mandates.

At AÉLEX, Lawrence Fubara Anga is the foremost aviation expert in the country. He is internationally recognised as a leader in the field and frequently advises clients on a range of financial and contentious matters.

Etigwe Uwa SAN at Streamsowers & Köhn is a well-respected name among peers and clients who commend him for his deep knowledge of aviation regulation.

At F O Akinrele & Co, Adedolapo Akinrele SAN is a top-tier disputes lawyer, recognised here for his excellent work handling contentious matters across the aviation sector in both litigation and arbitration proceedings.

At JurisLaw, Pekun Sowole is a leading aviation lawyer who continues to impress market commentators with his strength handling the full spectrum of regulatory issues in the aviation sector.

Lola Ikwuagwu at George Ikoli & Okagbue is a well-regarded transport specialist who stands out in the Nigerian market for her impressive representation of clients in aviation-related litigation and arbitration.

Uzoma Azikiwe at Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie leads the firm’s dispute resolution practice and is highly regarded in the market for his brilliant work on aviation and maritime disputes. 

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