OAL's experienced team has been an influential player in shaping sports regulations and is regarded as the leading sports law firm in Nigeria.

Top Sports Law Firm in Nigeria

At OAL, we have a team of dedicated Sports lawyers that provide an extensive range of sports-related advisory services to local and international clients in Nigeria. Our clientele includes but is not limited to sports clubs, organizations and agencies, governing bodies, athletes, sports brands and corporations that engage the sporting industry.

We routinely provide our clients with sports deal advisory services, intellectual property advisory, Regulatory and Compliance advisory, general sport contractual advisory. Our transactional advisory prowess offers corporate and commercial concerning advisory to our corporate clients while paying attention to the dynamics and intricacies that underlie the Nigerian sporting industry.

Additionally, our sports team collaborates with our dispute resolution group to advise and represent clients on sports-related disputes. However, our lawyers consult beyond the private sector. We leverage our in-depth sector knowledge and experience in paving a path for advancing the Nigerian Sport’s industry. For example, we have provided Sports governance and compliance advisory services to the Nigerian Government.

Our goal is to help our clients maximize their sports business while also playing our part in ensuring that the industry grows to meet international standards.


We specifically advise on matters concerning:

  • Sports Deals and Transactions
  • Sports Regulatory and Compliance
  • General Sporting Contracts
  • Corporate/Commercial
  • Sports Finance
  • Sports Betting
  • Sports Disputes
  • Intellectual Property rights
  • Sports Legislation and Policy
  • Talent Management

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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.

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.


Dispute Resolution Client

Excellent work. The OAL as a whole impressed me with its consistency and hard work. Without a doubt, I would advise someone in need of an arbitration lawyer to give OAL their best shot. Good people who want to make us happy. Thank you a lot.


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.


Corporate Advisory Client