OUR KEY UNITSSports, Entertainment & Technology

The Sport, Entertainment and Technology (SET) team is made up of intelligent and bright legal minds that have extensive knowledge of local and international laws and regulations in these industries.


Sports, Entertainment & Technology Law Firm in Nigeria

Our Sports, Entertainment and Technology (SET) practice forms part of the Corporate/Commercial Area.
The SET practice is made up of professional, intelligent and bright legal minds that have extensive knowledge of the local and international sports, entertainment and technology industries and can handle all legal needs where these areas are concerned.
The practice is ideally nestled within the commercial law practice due to the commercial nature of these dynamic industries.
Our team is client focused and results orientated and fully appreciates the commercial value and nature of the sports, entertainment and technology ecosystem.
Our team recognizes that in order to remain highly competitive, you have to compete not just locally but also within the global market.  We work with entertainment management firms, sports agencies, professional athletes, actors, executive producers,  regulatory bodies, creative designers, recording and performance artists, songwriters, as well as up and coming new creatives.
The sports and creative industry in Nigeria is particularly vibrant and dynamic and OAL is well positioned to support our clients in this industry given our long-standing history and expertise in shaping the regulatory and commercial environment in Nigeria.
Our team has the know-how and acumen to provide the right level of legal and business support to suit the various needs of professionals working in these industries. We have a diverse range of clients and our personalized touch helps us form long-lasting beneficial client relationships.
We help clients at any stage of their career whether at the early stages of their career or at a more advanced stage. We always put our clients’ needs first and strive to produce winning results.
OAL is one of the few sports and entertainment law firms in Nigeria and currently represents clients in the following areas:
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Advisory – Regulatory and Compliance
  • Business Advisory
  • Sports Contracts
  • Due Diligence
  • Endorsement Deals
  • Entertainment Contract Review and Negotiation
  • Music rights
  • Copyright and Intellectual Property
  • Licensing and Distribution
  • Sports Project Financing

To learn more about our Sports, Entertainment and Technology practice and to speak to a member of our team contact us today to find out how we can help.


Olisa Agbakoba Legal

10A Ilabere Avenue, Ikoyi, Lagos.