About Peter Otaigbe


Peter is a standout graduate from the Faculty of Law, University of Benin (UNIBEN), where he was the best male graduate of his graduating cohort in 2019. He was legally admitted to practice law in 2021, having graduated from the Nigerian Law School in the said year. Since then, he has built a strong foundation in commercial litigation, debt recovery, and insolvency law whilst effectively navigating complex legal landscapes.

His prowess in the field is underscored by his association with esteemed organizations like the Business Recovery and Insolvency Practitioners of Nigeria (BRIPAN) and the Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators of Nigeria. In practice, he has been privileged to represent a prestigious array of clientele, including Oil Companies, Banks, fintech enterprises, and private individuals—both domestically and internationally.

Beyond legal practice, his passions lie in playing strategic board games like chess and wordplay challenges like Scrabble. He is additionally an avid traveller who embraces the opportunity to explore diverse cultures and landscapes. His diverse interests and unwavering dedication to clients’ success have so far defined his journey as a legal practitioner.

  • University of Benin (LL.B)
  • Nigerian Law School (B.L)
Memberships and Professional Associations
  • Member, Nigerian Bar Association
  • Institute of Chartered Mediators and Conciliators of Nigeria
  • Business Recovery and Insolvency Practitioners Association of Nigeria