AKINYEMI AYINOLUWA

Commercial litigation, Entertainment Law, Real Property Law and Immigration Law.

AKINYEMI AYINOLUWA

Commercial litigation, Entertainment Law, Real Property Law and Immigration Law.

AKINYEMI AYINOLUWA

Commercial litigation, Entertainment Law, Real Property Law and Immigration Law.

Akinyemi Ayinoluwa is the founding partner at HIGHTOWER SOLICITORS AND ADVOCATES, his practice includes oversight of entertainment talent negotiations and superstar talent representation, assisting entertainment companies with financing, operations, sales and acquisitions, providing outside general counsel services, trademarks, new technology, mediation services, expert witness testimony and reports and employment advice.

Akinyemi also founded Citrus Music Live (www.citrusmusiclive.com), Nigeria’s premier music business platform. This platform focuses on both the creative and business sides of the entertainment industries.

Akinyemi’s past legal experience includes: Associate at Wemimo Ogunde & Co and Awokoya & Co. Prior to law, he was a songwriter, composer and performer; he was the lead singer of the defunct 100 degrees boy band. Akinyemi Ayinoluwa is in fluent in English and Yoruba.

He has authored numerous articles in the field of music law and music economy and regularly gives invited speeches and courses about these subjects.

Specialties: Intellectual Property Law- contract negotiation in TV industry, music, events management field, Modelling, Production contracts, Recording contracts, Artiste Management deals, Synchronization deals, Company incorporation, Talent negotiations, endorsement deal negotiations, corporate structuring, trademarks, record deals, music publishing, film and tv production counsel, mediation services and media business related expert witness reports and testimony.

Akinyemi Ayinoluwa prides himself in helping clients understand the value of their intellectual property rights and to be mindful of the exploitation that is rampant in the industry.

Asides his expertise in the field of Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law, Akinyemi handles matters in the spectrum of Commercial litigation, Real Property Law and Immigration Law.

Akinyemi is extremely quick on his feet and has the ability to break down and clearly analyse even the most complex of legal issues. He pays painstaking attention to detail. He is recognized as one of the “bright stars” in Nigerian Entertainment and Intellectual Property Law circuits and has authored and presented articles/papers in local and international publications and fora.

Office location: Lagos Office
Mobile: +234 07014979879
Email: akinyemi@hightowerlawyers.com

Awards
Outstanding contribution to building future of Music Business Entrepreneurship in Nigeria. April 30th, 2014.

Memberships
Nigerian Bar Association

Hobbies
Reading, Football, Music and Travelling