Yinka AkinyemiYinka Akinyemi

Solicitor, Contracts and Procurement Team

Telephone: 03000 41 57 64

Email: yinka.akinyemi@kent.gov.uk


  • LLb Law (Hons), Solicitor

Areas of practice

  • Contract Law
  • Procurement Law
  • PPP / PFI
  • Academies / BSF
  • Company Law / Company Secretarial Services


Yinka was educated at the Lagos State University, the Nigerian Law School and the College of Law. Yinka qualified as a Solicitor in 2004 and has extensive experience gained from private practice and local government.

She joined Kent Legal Services as a member of the Contracts and Procurement Team in 2008.

Yinka specialises in all aspects of Contracts, Procurement, PFI projects and Corporate/Commercial Law.

Yinka has considerable and varied experience of drafting and negotiating all types of commercial contracts including contracts for services, goods and works, Academies, ICT, construction, funding and grant agreements, nomination agreements, service level agreements, public health agreements, back to back agreements and PFI /PPP.

Yinka provides regular advice to internal and external clients on procurement legislation and procedures.

Yinka has also organised seminars and training on Procurement and Contract Law.

Professional memberships

  • Procurement Lawyers Association
  • SLG – Procurement and Contract Lawyers' Special Interest Group