Meet The Managing Partner

Our team of experienced, knowledgeable and innovative counsel will work with you on a plethora of legal and business matters in a variety of sectors. 

Remi Ogunmefun

Managing Partner

Blackstone Partners Nigeria is managed by Remi Ogunmefun, a Nigerian lawyer with professional work experience spanning over 40 years in Nigeria, United States of America, Middle East and Western Europe.

He is an alumnus of Columbia Business School, Columbia University, New York.

He holds an Honors Degree in Law from the university of ife, Nigeria and MBA in Strategic Management.

He worked as Chief Legal Adviser in Nigerian Banks, serving in various capacities as company secretary, Legal adviser, General Manager and Director before voluntarily disengaging in 2005 to lead the Law Firm Blackstone Partners Nigeria. Mr Ogunmefun served as Director General of Manufacturing Association of Nigeria and as a Director in many Leading Companies in Nigeria.

Mr Ogunmefun as the Managing Partner of Blackstone Partners Nigeria brings his wealth of experience in Nigerian Manufacturing Sector, Government Relations, Banking and Financial Services, Business/Company Law, Trusteeship and receivership to the firm.

He is fellow of the institute of Strategic Management and a contributor to the Nigerian Leadership discourse. He has written over 55 articles and position papers on the Nigeria Economy, Banking, leadership, Corporate and public Governance, Sovereign debts and other development issues. He has once been a resource person in the Nigerian National Assembly.

Supporting our Managing Partner are other partners and Associates who are business law experts. They are well equipped to meet the demands of business in today’s market and the future.

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