OUR KEY UNITSSport, Entertainment & Fashion Law

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


Sport, Entertainment & Fashion Law

Our Sport, Entertainment and Fashion (SEF) Practice  is a part of the Corporate/Commercial Area.  The SEF team is made up of professional intelligent and bright legal minds that have extensive knowledge of the local and international sports, entertainment and fashion 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 fashion ecosystem.  Our team recognizes that our homegrown talents have to remain highly competitive, to compete not just locally but also in the global market.  We work with sports agencies, professional athletes, actors, musicians, directors,  regulatory bodies, creative designers, recording and performance artistes, song writers, as well as up and coming new creatives.

The sport 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 knowhow 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 the early stages of their career and for its duration or step in at a more advanced stage. We always put our clients needs first and strive to produce winning results.

Our legal team have expertise and can represent clients in the following areas:

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Advisory – Regulatory and Compliance
  • Business Advisory
  • Sports Contracts
  • Due Dilligence
  • Endorsement Deals
  • Entertainment Contract Review and Negotiation
  • Music rights
  • Copyright and Intellectual Property
  • Licensing and Distribution

To learn more about our Sports, Entertainment and Fashion 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.