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Folasade Akinmusire

Principal Partner LL.B, BL, ACIS

She is the founder of the firm. She was admitted to the Nigerian Bar in 2003.

She started her carreer as a counsel in the law firm of Adewole Sulaiman & Co in 2003 and rose to the position of Associate Counsel; Corporate Commercial practice. Before assuming that responsibility, she had served in the various departments such as the litigation, corporate commercial/secretarial and administrative departments as is the culture in the firm which enabled her gather relevant experience in those area before settling in the corporate commercial as head due to proven successes on behalf of the firm.
One of her notable assignments was being the firm’s representative as Company Secretary to Acen Insurance Company Plc from 2004-2007 where she developed the requisite skill set and expertise as a chartered company secretary and Board management skills.

In 2008, she was engaged as a Senior Associate in the firm Legal direct and managed the Corporate Commercial and commercial litigation department until 2012 when she set up the firm Adroit & Deft.

She has been handling matters pertaining to Corporate Commercial legal Practice; Insurance Law; Property/Real Estate; Labour Law; Banking and Oil & Gas Law and recovery of debts since 2003.

She has handled litigation in Insurance Law, Labour Law, recovery of possession, debt recovery and matrimonial causes in various courts including the High Courts in Nigeria and the Court of Appeal.

In the course of practice, she has developed her core competence in Corporate Commercial, secretarial services and governance practice and was the Assistance Financial Secretary of the Lagos State Chapter of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria 2012- 2014, Membership Mobilization Secretary in 2018-2020 and is currently the Treasurer of the Lagos State Chapter as a volunteer service dedicated to the continuing education and advancement of Chartered Secretaries and Governance Practitioners in Nigeria.

Under her lead, the firm presently retained as external Company Secretary /Legal Adviser for various corporations in the hospitality, manufacturing, construction, stock broking and oil and gas industry.

She is well experienced in drafting of legal documentations as well as the settling and preparing of legal pleadings and is a Notary Public.

Folasade prides herself as being an excellent legal draftsman and negotiations expert with a good eye for proffering legal solutions that ensures client stay in business and focus on their core competencies – making profit.

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Tunde Koya

Associate Director LL.B, BL.

He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association.
He has practiced Corporate Commercial Law, Real Estate and Intellectual Property Rights Law in Nigeria Since being called to the Nigeria Bar in 2005.

He has acquired expertise in the areas of Real Estate Legal Advisory in all ramifications especially regarding comprehensive due diligence and perfection of titles in real capital assets. A good draftsman and consultant to numerous corporate clients regarding secured credit transactions, corporate and project finance. He heads our Real Estate/Commercial Practice division

His practice commenced with real estate legal consultancy firm - Adekunle Omotola & Co providing top notch solutions for High net worth individual clients and corporate bodies and thereafter he proceeded to join Messrs. Overland Properties Limited as Corporate Counsel. He was the Company Secretary legal Adviser; Car link and Cross Country for about 6 years.
His demonstrative leadership qualities, a team spirited attitude and his dogged desire to attain perfection has earned him great success in set every task or endeavor in high-end instructions handled by the firm since inception.

He is presently practicing as a Corporate Law and Real Estate Consultant for the firm. He has opined on issues/handled assignments pertaining to Mergers /Acquisition, Infrastructure and other corporate matters pertaining to Takeovers, Amalgamation.

He oversees the firms advocacy matters which includes but not Limited to labour law and trade disputes as well as recovery of possession and debts in courts and via Appropriate government agencies.

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Fadekemi Majolagbe

Associate Counsel LLB, BL.

She was Called to the Nigeria Bar in 2007 and is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association. She has practiced extensively in the areas of Corporate Commercial Law, Real Estate and Contract Law.

She has spent several years in Private Practice and also worked with Sceptre Law specializing in Banking Laws, ADR as well as Legal Drafting. She is particularly versed in the art of Legal Drafting and is a Master in the Art of Negotiation. She works personally with several of the firm’s high net worth clients. she is a team player who thrives well under pressure and goes above and beyond to make sure the clients get favourable results .
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Onyebuchi Katchy

Associate

She is an astute intellect and possesses strong analytical skills. She is detailed oriented with an ability to see the far-reaching implications of every clause, in any document, in order to properly advise her Clients.

She is particular in her search for legal answers which gives her a keen interest in legal research enabling her to have a pragmatic creative approach to issues of the law with the ultimate goal of achieving results whilst creating a conducive and flexible business environment/relationship.

She is an expert in corporate, commercial transactions and company secretarial matters and had litigated on thieve areas with success.

She has advised various multinational companies on their commercial transactions and business arrangements, ensuring that they come out on top in every arrangement.

Her knowledge of company law has ensured that she is able to easily understand and navigate through board room issues with ease, thus protecting their interests.

She is also an ardent advocate who is always ready to represent her Clients in all the courts of the federation of Nigeria.

Her core expertise includes Corporate Commercial Transactions, Company law, Property Law, Family law, and Alternate Dispute Resolution processes.