Zacheaus Akanni

Zacheaus Akanni


RCO Court
3-5 Sinari Daranijo Street,
Off Ajose Adeogun,
Victoria Island,
Lagos, Nigeria.
+234 1 4626841/3

  • Overview

    Zacheaus is an Associate in the Corporate Commercial practice of the Firm and a key member of the Financial Services Sector.

    He has garnered practical legal knowledge from advising a diversified portfolio of Clients on various issues ranging from Project Finance, Real Estate & Infrastructure Development, Business Regulatory & Compliance, and General Legal Advisory.  

    His competence stems from the advisory role he has played in a number of complex Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity, and Banking & Finance transactions. Zacheaus acted for state parties as well as institutional finance parties in these transactions. He stands out for his passion to provide bespoke solutions to meet clients’ needs on a wide range of commercial subjects and his unique understanding of the Financial Services Sector. 

  • Credentials


    University of Ibadan – LL.B (Second Class Honours Upper Division) – 2016 

    Nigerian Law School – BL (First Class Honours) – 2018 


    Membership of Professional Organisations 

    Nigerian Bar Association 

  • Experience


    Banking & Finance 

    Insolvency & Corporate Reorganisation 

    Real Estate and Infrastructure 

    Labour and Employment 

    Business Regulatory & Advisory 

    Fintech Regulatory and Compliance

Practice Areas

  • Corporate Commercial
  • Regulatory & Compliance