Martins Besong graduated from the University of Calabar in 2001. Since his call to the Nigerian Bar in 2004, he has worked in various reputable Law Firms. He joined Ben Onuora & Company in February 2010. By dint of hard work and utmost commitment to the firm he was made a partner recently.

He has a passion for litigation and has appeared in all superior courts in Nigeria as well as Tribunals. He works with other lawyers in designing legal pathways in complex matters in a manner that satisfies the numerous clients of the Firm. His other areas of core competence are Arbitration, Conveyancing and Capital Market Consulting.

Currently, he is the Parish President of Justice Development & Peace Commission as well as the Deanery Secretary of the same body in pursuit of his passion for social and legal advocacy on humanitarian basis for the Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos.


  • Member:    Nigerian Bar Association
  • Member:    Capital Market Solicitors Association
  • Member:    Justice Development & Peace Commission (JDPC)

Practice Areas

  • Litigation
  • Property
  • Employment
  • Family Law


Over 17 years