Our Story

AEC LEGAL is a full service commercial and litigation practice law firm based in Lagos Nigeria. Established in 1994, AEC Legal has grown over the years to become a top player in the Nigerian Legal industry, with professional practices to several quoted Nigerian companies, multinationals, corporate and government-owned companies and corporations. We are a committed, highly motivated and result-oriented law firm, consistently developing to ensure improved service delivery and building long-lasting relationships with clients and companies. The firm has close working relationships with diverse professionals and is able to leverage on its network in ensuring that its clients consistently receive world-class services at competitive rates, wherever and whenever necessary.

Our Approach

All competent law firms work hard on behalf of their clients. But we have come to understand that hard work by itself, is not enough. Often, it’s the approach and the value of the outcome that really counts and not just the hard work. However, our target is always to exceed client’s expectations and move beyond relationships by demonstrating a clear understanding of our client’s businesses.

Our Core Values

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   Integrity
   Exceeding Clients Expectations
   Going the Extra mile
   Excellent Service
   Teamwork

Practice Areas

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  • Power and Infrastructure

    Power and Infrastructure

    Our firm has over a decade of experience in serving industry-leading clients for various multimillion-dollar power and infrastructure projects. Our lawyers are… LEARN MORE
  • Immigration Law

    Immigration Law

    Our firm also provides legal advice on immigration matters. Our foreign corporate clients and individuals have benefited from our expert assistance in obtaining resident… LEARN MORE
  • Banking and Finance

    Banking and Finance

    The Firm provides quality, bespoke legal advisory services to local and international clients operating within the Banking and Finance Sector. Members of the Banking & Finance Team… LEARN MORE

    The AEC Legal Edge:

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    Our History's

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    The AEC Legal Advantage

    Our partners and lawyers are experienced and seasoned legal practitioners who have also, in their various years of Practice, handled matters of diverse nature at the various Courts (Magistrates Court, State and Federal High Courts, Court of Appeal and the Supreme Courts), various commissions, Ministries and Regulatory…

    Our Services

    Our partners and lawyers are experienced and seasoned legal practitioners who have also, in their various years of Practice, handled matters of diverse nature at the various Courts (Magistrates Court, State and Federal High Courts, Court of Appeal and the Supreme Courts), various commissions, Ministries and Regulatory…

    Our Network

    The firm continuously participates internationally and locally in various seminars, workshops and conferences relevant to key areas of practice in order to, update and keep abreast of current trends in law and to acquire specific and current skills in law practice for the purpose of advancing and\or protecting client’s interest.

    Our Reach

    AEC Legal Professional engagements is not limited to the shores of the federation alone but also extend beyond the frontiers of the Federal Republic of Nigeria through our meaningful Association with reputable Professional firms in other parts of Africa, Europe and America.

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    Meet Our Leaders

    “Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.”
    – Michael Jordan

    Anuoluwapo Eso

    Managing Partner

    Anu is the Managing Partner of the firm. He is a graduate of the Lagos State University, was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1990 and holds a Masters degree in International Law & Diplomacy from the University of Lagos.

    Olusegun Olaiya

    Senior Associate/Team Lead Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice/ Head of Practice

    Segun heads the firm’s litigation department and doubles as the Head of Practice. He is a graduate of the Olabisi Onabanjo University and the Nigerian Law School.

    Oladunni Babalola

    Senior Associate/Team Lead Corporate Commercial Team

    Oladunni leads the Corporate Commercial Team. She provides day to day guidance and corporate advisory services and is well experienced in legal drafting, review, documentation, research, and policy development.

    Olayinka Ajose

    Associate/Team Lead Banking, Finance, Capital Market and Projects Practice

    Olayinka is a qualified lawyer offering more than 9 years of experience as Legal Counsel leading teams with targeted emphasis in Corporate Commercial, Banking & Finance, Power & Infrastructure Practice and Capital Markets.