Olanipekun Orewale

Olanipekun Orewale

Olanipekun Orewale

Partner at ǼLEX | Nigeria

Olanipekun is a partner in the Dispute Resolution Practice Group at ǼLEX. Hehas 20 years of experience in litigation and dispute resolution matters and has practised extensively in the High Courts and Appellate Courts in Nigeria. He is skilled in resolving disputes through litigation, mediation, arbitration or expert determination, with a focus on helping clients manage their risk in all areas of their businesses.
Key areas of his practice includecontractual disputes, receiverships, corporate restructuring, professional negligence, intellectual property, real estate particularly in construction and engineering issues, financial fraud, debt recovery, insurance claims, tax matters, labour and employment, libel, product liability, negligence, class action matters, probate matters, trusts, transport, specifically in areas of aviation, admiralty and maritime.He acts as counsel representing financial institutions, corporate organisations, government agencies, multinational companies,corporations, partnerships, airlines, banks and individual entrepreneurs in commercial, financial and business litigation of all types.He renders advisory services on business restructuring and turnaround, mergers and acquisition, scheme of arrangement and compromise, winding-up, receivership and bankruptcy.