Sports, Entertainment and Technology

OAL as a topnotch Sport, Entertainment and Technology law firm in Nigeria is made up of intelligent and bright legal minds that have extensive knowledge of local and international laws as well as regulations in these industries.

Sports, Entertainment and Technology Law Firm in Nigeria

Our Sports, Entertainment, and Technology (SET) practice forms part of the Corporate/Commercial Group. We are a leading Sports, Entertainment, and Tech Law firm in Nigeria with attorneys with extensive practical knowledge of the local and international sports, entertainment and technology industries.

Our SET lawyers have represented an array of clients small and medium-sized in these industries, from sporting federations, sports associations, clubs, sports entrepreneurs, players, film directors, technology companies and more. We are client-focused and results-driven.

Our team operates with a complete understanding of the commercial value and nature of the sports, entertainment, and technology ecosystem and the global outlook of these industries.

We understand the need for our clients to be highly competitive and help them achieve this by providing specialised and efficient legal advice and guidance. Given the dynamism and vibrancy of the creative industry in Nigeria, we have positioned ourselves to support our clients by leveraging our long-standing history and expertise in shaping the regulatory and commercial environment in Nigeria.

We have a diverse range of clients, and we help them at any stage of their business/career. We prioritise our clients’ interest and strive to produce winning results continually.


Our representative spectrum includes:

  • Litigation
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution – mediation services
  • Advisory – Regulatory and Compliance
  • Regulatory and Business Advisory
  • Player/ Athlete Contracts
  • Due Diligence
  • Commercial Endorsement Deals
  • Drafting and Review of Investor Term Sheets
  • Entertainment Contract Review and Negotiation
  • Music rights
  • Intellectual Property Rights – Copyright, Trademarks,
  • Licensing and Distribution
  • Sports and Entertainment Project Financing

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Our focus at Olisa Agbakoba Legal has always been to push through new boundaries to find solutions to legal issues and win the confidence of our clients.

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Charles Peter

ADR & Arbitration Client

Fantastic law firm. It’s a pleasure to work with someone who is so efficient and quick to work with. Thank you so much for your dedication and hard work. Thank you for looking after me so well. I will still refer your firm to everyone I know who needs legal advice.

Williams Adeleke

Corporate Advisory Client

To be honest, Olisa Agbakoba Legal is a pleasure to work with. They handle your case as though it were their own, and they treat you as family members rather than clients. We wish OAL the best of luck and will recommend them for any potential legal advice.

Silvia Chukwuka

Dispute Resolution Client