Folabi Kuti

Senior Advocate of Nigeria

Folabi Kuti SAN graduated with an LLB (Upper Division) from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife and subsequently obtained an LLM from the University of Lagos.

Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution at Perchstone & Graeys LP, Folabi brings to his work sharp penetrating insights accrued over several years of experience in core litigation, and practice areas – labour & employment matters, banking and finance, insolvency and secured credit transactions, corporate commercial litigation, alternative dispute resolution, intellectual property matters etc.

Folabi has a keen interest in the research and development of Nigerian law as well as those in other jurisdictions. A prolific writer, Folabi is widely published on a vast range of subjects such as commercial litigation, civil procedure and literary criticism. He is also a contributing editor to the widely acclaimed UK-based publication, The Employment Law Review (as a co-contributor to the Nigerian chapter); a member of the editorial boards of a number of Law Reports. 

Folabi is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association, and the International Bar Association. He is a Notary Public and is registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission to practise in the Nigerian capital market.

Folabi is the Chairman of the Employment and Industrial Relations Committee of the Nigerian Bar Association (Section on Business Law).

Folabi is a regular speaker/facilitator/resource person at conferences and seminars.

He Is considered a thought-leader by the highly acclaimed publication, ‘Who’s Who Legal’(WWL):