Wemimo Ogunde & Co Company


We are a leading Nigerian law firm consistently commended for our ability to handle complex and sophisticated litigation cases, arbitration matters and commercial issues. We work with our clients, within the confines of the law, to ensure a speedy resolution of their matters.

What We Do

We have over 35 years’ experience advising clients operating within various sectors of the Nigerian economy such as: advertising, media and entertainment; financial services; manufacturing and fast moving consumer goods; energy & natural resources; technology; transportation and logistics; and government agencies. We also have a thriving dispute resolution practice which covers all areas of dispute resolution including negotiation, mediation, arbitration and litigation.

Our Team

Our people are our greatest asset. We possess the requisite competence and integrity to provide specialist legal advice and advocacy services to a diverse clientele. We are practical, commercial and goal-driven in our approach.

Latter House Consult

Latter House Consult is a registered business name and an arm of the firm that organises trainings and seminars for budding and young lawyers, in-house counsel and government agencies on matters pertaining to Nigerian substantive and procedural law. Latter House Consult also functions as the company secretarial division of the firm.

Recent News & Events

On February 6th 2019, President Muhammadu Buhari assented to the Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Bill which repealed certain sections of the Investment and Securities Act 2007 namely sections 118- 128 (excluding section 121(1) (d)) of the ISA 2007. Based on the statement issued by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the effect of this repeal on merger transactions is that SEC will no longer be involved with mergers between private companies but will now be restricted to mergers involving public companies and change in the shareholding of capital market operators.

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We are pleased to announce that Dr. Fifehan Ogunde, our Senior Legal Consultant, has been appointed as a visiting lecturer at the University of Birmingham, United Kingdom. We are indeed very proud of him. Dr. Fife is highly skilled in legal research with a keen focus on international law. He has delivered several articles, papers and speeches at various international conferences.

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