Yemisi Afolabi



Yemisi practices in BLG’s Securities & Capital Markets group with a focus on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and investment management.

She advises clients on a wide variety of corporate and securities law matters, and public and private transactions, including continuous disclosure requirements, regulatory compliance and corporate governance matters.

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Law Society of Ontario
  • Member, Canadian Association of Black Lawyers
  • Member, Women’s Law Association of Ontario
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association
  • Associate Member, Institute of Chartered Corporate Secretaries
  • Member, Nigerian Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, Black Business Law Clinic

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 2022
  • Nigeria, 2012
  • LLM, Faculté de droit Osgoode Hall de l'Université York, 2018
  • LLB, Obafemi Awolowo University Nigeria, 2010