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Khalid Abbas

Khalid is a Partner at the firm. He commenced his legal career with the law firm of Chief Wole Olanipekun, SAN and he also worked at Strachan Partners and Aluko & Oyebode before he joined the firm.

Khalid has extensive corporate and commercial litigation experience and has litigated a broad range of issues relating to arbitration, banking, aviation, maritime, intellectual property, taxation, energy, and insurance. Khalid was a vital member of the team that secured an arbitral award for the sum of US$170,000,000.00 for an international oil company in an arbitration reference.

Khalid was also a vital member of the legal team that developed a robust legal strategy for the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) in its effort to recover over N4.4 Trillion Non-Performing Loans from delinquent Nigerian borrowers.


  • University of Lagos
  • Nigerian Law School (B.L)

Practice Areas

  • Corporate & Commercial Litigation
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Arbitration
  • Debt Recovery & Insolvency
  • Banking & Finance
  • Insurance
  • Corporate & Commercial Advisory
  • Venture Technology & Emerging Growth Companies

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Nigerian Bar Association
  • Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law
  • Lagos Court of Arbitration