Introducing Compos Mentis
Established in 1985, We have a proven track record of providing cutting-edge legal services in both domesticand cross-border related matters,
to individuals, corporations, multinationals and state-owned enterprises across a range of industry sectors as well as financial institutions and governments.
With three dedicated offices in Warri, Lagos and Abuja, we are differentiated by our geographical reach, independence and the quality of our legal services.
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-Dafe Akpedeye – SAN, OFR, FCI.Arb
“ to provide excellent and prompt service which, more than anything else, is the hallmark of faithful worship at the temple of service.”
Compos Mentis Chambers is dedicated to meeting the corporate needs of our clients with strategically located officesView Practice Detail
Compos Mentis Chambers is a leading law firm in all areas of dispute resolution including Litigation, Arbitration, and Mediation.View Practice Detail
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) procedures, particularly negotiation and mediation, on behalf of our clientsView Practice Detail
In our current time, court proceedings to recover debt have become a staple part of the financial industry.View Practice Detail
Compos Mentis Chambers has been involved in several landmark election petitions matters in all parts of the FederationView Practice Detail
We offer a comprehensive service, advising clients on regulatory issues within the banking, finance, and capital market sectorsView Practice Detail
CMC keeps abreast of the evolving regulatory changes within this industry, positioning itself as a preferred legal adviserView Practice Detail
Compos Mentis Chambers has a thriving litigation department which has handled a plethora of cases in all spheres of law.View Practice Detail
Meet our Team
Emokiniovo Dafe-Akpedeye is a first class graduate of Economics of Management and an Oxford University law graduate.
Dafe Akpedeye is the Managing Partner of Compos Mentis Chambers with over 32 years of legal practice experience
As a political analyst, his astute opinions have been featured on numerous forums including radio stations and national dailies.
We are pleased to recognize the winners of the ABEL O. AKPEDEYE ESSAY COMPETITIONRead More
It is a well settled principle of law that an employer who has a right to hire, also has the right to fire.Read More
The Western Nigeria Security Network (WNSN) on 9th January 2020 declared the formation of Operation Amotekun (Leopard), the first regional security outfit in NigeriaRead More
Compos Mentis Chambers became the first ISO Certified Law Firm in Nigeria on the 6th of August, 2019. Quality Management System ISO 9001:2015Read More
Emokiniovo Dafe-Akpedeye was a Speaker at the 2019 Nigerian Bar Association Conference. Tagged - 10 things no one knew at law school - learning to practice or practicing to learn.Read More
We are differentiated by our geographical reach, independence and the quality of our legal services.
We draw on our unique knowledge of the Nigerian business environment and in-depth understanding of the socio-political climate to advise clients on a wide range of legal issues.
Emokiniovo was great when i visited to be interviewed, Buchi and Uche are always very kind when we speak on the phone. They have addressed any concerns or questions I may have had.
I've been happy with the services provided by you. You have been wonderful! I would refer you to anyone anytime