At the Nigerian Bar Association Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL)we understand that as our world continues to outgrow national frameworks, we see increasing demand for international dialogue and collaboration, and in some cases, rules and guidelines.

General Information

Membership is open to any member of the NBA upon satisfactory completion of this form and payment of the Section’s dues which are:

  1.  a.) Section membership above 7 years: N10,000 (Ten Thousand Naira) per annum
  2.  b.) Section membership from 0-7 years post call: N 5,000 (Five Thousand Naira) per annum
  3.  c.) Committee membership: N 2,000 (Two Thousand Naira) per committee per annu


Please note that payment of ‘a’ and ‘b’ above entitles you to one free membership to any of the Section’s committees of your choice, and you can also join as many committees as you can be committed to.

The Section is currently made up of eighteen (18) committees that exist solely to promote the participation of members of the NBA towards achieving the objectives of the Section. Please tick (√) the box beside any of the committees you wish to join as listed in Part B of this form and insert “F” in the box beside the committee that you have chosen as your free membership committee.


Pay all Section dues into any of the bank account as follows: 


ACCOUNT NUMBER: 0039791662




  • 1.) Your information will be published on the Section’s website and any membership directory of the Section, but personal information will be treated with utmost respect and in accordance with data requiring privacy.
  • 2.) The duly completed application form must be accompanied by evidence of payments of practicing fees and the Section’s membership dues, by attaching copies of the bank deposit slips as well as evidence of data update and verification with the NBA.
  • 3.)  Membership registration can also be done online at www.




Submission of the duly completed application form and any enquiry should be made to:

NBA Section on Business Law, NBA House, Plot 1101 Cadastral Zone A00, Central Business District, Abuja.


SBL Secretariat, 27 Ribadu Street, Off Norman Williams, South West, Ikoyi. Lagos.

Telephone: 09038000094-5; +234-8054881300; +234-8168635960.


Benefits of NBA-SBL Membership

To promote the delivery of qualitative legal services to the public

To promote and provide Continuing Legal Education (CLE) to members of the Section

To promote uniform study on the common interest of business law practitioners locally and internationally

To guide, assist and organise enlightenment programmes for the Section’s Committees, Legislative bodies and/or parastatals in deliberation, drafting and enactment of legislations pertaining to commercial and business issues in Nigeria

To undertake such related activities as may be approved by the Section’s Council from time to time.

To promote the exchanges of views and information among the Section and other like-minded bodies as to the laws, practices and procedures affecting the Section, locally and internationally.

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Membership is open to any member of the NBA upon satisfactory completion of this form and payment of the Section’s dues.

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