Tunde Fagbohunlu, SAN
Senior Partner, Aluko & Oyebode
Tunde is a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria.
Tunde specialises in commercial litigation and arbitration, and has litigated on an extensive range of issues, including maritime, intellectual property, telecommunications, taxation, finance and banking, contracts, receiverships and insolvency, commercial law transactions and general litigation both at trial and appellate levels. He has advised clients in numerous industries, including oil and gas, construction and infrastructure, financial services and telecommunications.
He regularly represents Nigerian as well as foreign and multinational clients in ad hoc arbitrations and arbitrations administered by arbitral institutions such as the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce. He has also been appointed arbitrator in several arbitration proceedings In Chambers Global 2013 legal rankings he was described as “hard-working and thorough” respected by peers for his litigation skills, and is also increasingly involved in arbitration Tunde’s expertise has also been recognised in publications such as Who’s Who Legal Nigeria 2010 and 2012, where he was described as a “fantastic litigator” and he was noted for his “craftsmanship” in constructing legal arguments when representing international entities in arbitration proceedings. Tunde has a strong passion for mentorship young lawyers.