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Aminat Sanusi

Aminat Sanusi

Associate, Olajide Oyewole LLP

Aminat Sanusi is a member the Dispute Resolution Group of the Firm. She specializes in resolving disputes through dispute resolution mechanisms particularly litigation and arbitration. Aminat is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK). She has participated as a key team member as Counsel to parties in arbitral proceedings. She has also represented clients in a range of disputes including but not limited to commercial, family and tortious disputes. She has also represented clients in debt recovery, pre-election matters and election petitions.

  • Representing clients in all Courts of record in Nigeria.
  • Successfully drafting numerous processes ranging from statements of claim, statements of defence, replies to briefs of arguments and several final written addresses in contentious cases.
  • Key team member that negotiated settlement between the Oyo State chapter of Pensioners and the Oyo State Government.
  • Key team member as Counsel in arbitration proceedings.
  • Conducted trials solely from pre-trial stage till judgments were delivered.
  • Successfully represented clients alongside other Counsel in contentious cases against other parties and attained favourable judgments in a number of them.

Professional Qualifications

  • Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria (2017)
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (UK) (2020)


  • University of Birmingham, United Kingdom, LL.M (2020)
  • Nigerian Law School, B.L (2017)
  • Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, LL.B (2016)


  • Member, Nigerian Bar Association
  • Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK
  • Member, Association of Young Arbitrators (AYA)
  • Member, Young ICCA
  • Member, Birmingham Law Society