Olanipekun Orewale


  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Insolvency & Business Restructuring
  • Capital Markets
  • Tax


Email: oorewale@aelex.com


LL.M University of Ibadan 2004
LL.B Ogun State University 1996

Bar Admissions

Barrister and Solicitor, Nigeria 1998



Mr. Orewale is a partner in the Dispute Resolution Practice Group. He has practiced extensively before all the superior courts of record in Nigeria on matters relating to labour and employment, capital markets,telecommunications, contracts, tax, banking and finance, auditor’s negligence, partnership, shareholdersrights and insolvency.

He also renders advisory services to financial institutions, corporate organizations, government agencies and multinational companies on business restructuring and turnaround, mergers and acquisition, scheme of arrangement and compromise, winding-up, receivership and bankruptcy.

He is a member of Nigerian Bar Association, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators UK, Business Recovery and Insolvency Practitioners Association of Nigeria (BRIPAN) and International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy Professionals (INSOL International).

Mr. Orewale holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree (LLB) from Ogun State University, Ago-Iwoye, Nigeria, 1996 and a Master of Laws Degree (LLM) from University of Ibadan, 2004. He was admitted to practice law in Nigeria in 1998.


Professional Association

Member, Nigerian Bar Association
Associate Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (U.K and Nigeria Branch)
Member, Business Recovery and Insolvency Practitioners Association of Nigeria (BRIPAN)