Akinkunmi Akinwunmi


Akinkunmi is a young vibrant and extremely enthusiastic lawyer renowned for his analytical skill set especially in corporate restructurings, asset financing, technology, real estate, maritime, entertainment, and aviation. He is an alumni of the prestigious University of California, Berkeley where he obtained his Masters of Law. Akinkunmi is a prolific writer and a sought after speaker at legal and business seminars.

Core Practice Areas

Admiralty, Asset Financing, Debt Financing, Aviation, Entertainment, Foreign Investment & Divestment, Mergers and Acquisitions, Real Estate, Technology, Telecommunications.

Professional Memberships

Alumni, University of California, Berkeley
Nigerian Bar Association
Associate of the Certified Institute of Shipping of Nigeria.
Capital Market Solicitors Association
Legal Magnates & Co. International


The Coming of Age of FinTech Sector in Nigeria, Law Digest, Issue 12,
Redundancy and Recession in Nigeria, published 2017
E-commerce and Cybersecurity regulation in Africa, published in Law Digest Journal, Issue 11 Autumn 2016, pages 26 – 30
Is the National Code of Corporate Governance for Private Sectors far reaching enough?,
Nigeria at 55: Are we there yet? – October 2015.
How Democratic is Nigeria’s Democracy – October, 2012.
Legal Perspective of Oil Pollution in Nigeria – 2011


LLM, University of California, Berkeley
BL, Nigerian Law School
LLB, Olabisi Onabanjo University