Wemimo Ogunde & Co Company


Olawale Falaiye

Managing Counsel


Olawale is an experienced litigation lawyer with a proven track record in handling complex and sophisticated legal disputes at all courts of record in Nigeria. Olawale is the firm’s Managing Counsel in charge of coordinating and directing the affairs of the lawyers at the firm. He is also the Team Lead for the firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution Practice. He is well regarded for his sound advocacy skills and ability to undertake in-depth research on various legal matters. Olawale is trusted by clients for his ability to quickly identify legal issues and proffer tailor-made solutions which often do not involve litigation. Olawale is able to maintain a calm and meticulous disposition under pressure- this attribute has been consistently commended by clients. He has solid and unbroken legal experience in dispute resolution matters representing corporates and private individuals on complex, high-value and sophisticated matters. His clients include: companies such as financial institutions, manufacturing companies, oil and gas companies, startups, advertising and media companies, waste recycling companies as well as private clients such as chiefs and other high net-worth individuals.  He has authored several articles, issued opinions on various aspects of the law and has an in-depth knowledge of Nigerian substantive and procedural law. Olawale has an LL.B from the University of Lagos. He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association.