J. Akinola Akinyanju

J. Akinola Akinyanju


Mr. Akinyanju is a Notary Public for Nigeria; a member of the Litigation, Arbitration, ADR, Sport, Entertainment and Media Group of the Firm.

Mr. Akinyanju provides legal opinions on diverse issues for various clients and has represented individuals, corporate and multinational clients in various courts in Nigeria, including participation in high profile litigation matters relating to oil spills and fundamental human rights, particularly in the Niger Delta Region of Nigeria. He was part of the team that drafted the Arbitration Bill, 2017 for Rivers State.


University of Benin LL.M, 2012

Nigerian Law School B.L, 2006

Olabisi Onabanjo University LL.B, 2005

Work Experience

Ajumogobia & Okeke, June 2013 – Present

Adedipe and Adedipe Legal Practitioners, October 2007 – May 2013

Ministry of Justice, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, September 2006 – August 2007


Nigerian Bar Association

Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK)