- Designation Music Attorney
- Expertise Entertainment Industry
- Experience 10+ Years
Akinyemi Ayinoluwa is a Partner and Co-Founder at HighTower Solicitors and Advocates, Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria. With his law practice, spanning over 10 years, he specializes in representing clients in the entertainment industry.
Akinyemi's primary focus is on the music industry, representing multi-platinum artists, new artists, record producers, songwriters, talent managers, record labels, and production companies. He currently represents the most important songwriters and record producers in Afrobeats.
Prior to qualifying as a lawyer, Akinyemi was a songwriter, composer, and performer; he was the lead singer of the defunct ‘100 Degrees’ boy band.
Akinyemi Ayinoluwa prides himself in helping clients understand the value of their intellectual property rights, and also helping to build and protect incidental commercial enterprise.
Akinyemi blogs actively on Instagram and Twitter via his handle; @akinyemilaw, and has contributed countless articles to the famed Nigerian Entertainment Today Website (NET).
Akinyemi is also often courted for his expertise as a Creative Industry Consultant. He has also been a legal commentator and an invited speaker to numerous organizations such as MAKE MUSIC LAGOS, Silverbird Television, TVC Continental, EbonyLife Television.