Effective May 12th 2017, Olajide Oyewole LLP became a member of the DLA Piper Africa Group.


Olajide Oyewole LLP is recognised as one of sub-Saharan Africa’s leading full service corporate and commercial law firms, with quality, diligence and integrity as its ethos. The firm has, over a half-century, established a track record of delivering specialised advice and customised legal solutions of the highest quality to its local and international clients, which include governments, quasi-government entities, multi-national corporations and financial institutions. Olajide Oyewole LLP is proud to have been retained as principal counsel by several leading international and local companies for decades. Olajide Oyewole LLP has consistently led in a number of interesting and complex transactions across various practice areas including Dispute Resolution and Corporate Litigation, General Corporate Law, Project and Investment Finance, Energy, Mergers & Acquisitions, Aviation, Telecommunications, Media & Entertainment Law, Immigration, Infrastructure and PPPs, Taxation and Real Estate.


DLA Piper is ranked as the world’s number one law firm according to Who’s Who 2016 and Merger Market League Tables. It has also been ranked as the number one “game changer” for the past ten years by the Financial Times. DLA Piper is a global law firm that operates through various separate and distinct entities across the globe and prides itself in delivering efficient and excellent legal services to a broad range of clients, including project sponsors, governments, and banks and other financial institutions. Through the members of DLA Piper Africa, DLA Piper is one of the most active law firms on the African continent.


For many years, Olajide Oyewole LLP and DLA Piper have acted jointly on several successful multi-jurisdictional matters for a broad spectrum of clients. With the formalisation of this alliance, Olajide Oyewole LLP joins a group of leading law firms, working together across Africa to deliver seamless legal services to our current and future clients. This presents a unique opportunity to our client base.


As a member of the DLA Piper Africa Group, Olajide Oyewole LLP looks forward to providing its clients a range of expertise and a quality of service unmatched by any other global, interdisciplinary law firm.