He studied law at the University of Lagos, Strategic Leadership at the Oxford and Cambridge Universities, Strategy and Public Communications (World Bank/ Annenberg Program) at the University of Southern California, as well as Strategic Negotiations training at the Harvard University.

He is a corporate lawyer, tax expert, international arbitrator, mediator and entrepreneur. He holds the highest rank (Senior Advocate of Nigeria) and the highest honor (Life Bencher) that a lawyer may attain in Nigeria.

He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitration (UK), Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Mediators and Conciliators of Nigeria; and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria.

He founded and leads Tokunbo Kayode Law Practice, ILT Consults Ltd, (an Investment Law and Tax Consultancy Firm). He has substantial commercial interests in mining, power, agriculture, and hospitality. He is founder and Chairman of Triumph Mining Co. Ltd, Mining Exchange Nigeria (MINEX), Silver Eagle Mining Ltd, African Hospitality Institute and TK Farms Ltd. He also established TK Foundation for youth empowerment, skills acquisition and community health. He is on the board of Enugu Electricity Distribution Company.

He is currently the President of the Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry where he has established the BEST Centre for skills and capacity Development, Disputes Resolution Centre (DRC), Policy Advocacy Centre (PAC) as well as the Abuja Trade Centre (ATC). He has an abiding interest in radical reforms in of SMEs, funding mechanisms and development.

He is also the Chairman of the Board of Nigeria Private Sector Alliance (NIPSA).

He is on the Boards of National Associations of Chambers of Commerce (NACCIMA), Nigeria; Pan African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PACCI) and the Nigerian Branches of several binational Business Councils.

He has served Nigeria in several capacities including Culture and Tourism Minister; Labor and Employment Minister; Attorney General and Justice Minister and also as a Defense Minister.

He holds the Nigeria National Honors of Commander of the Order of the Niger (CON) as well as the Distinguished Service Order of the Republic of Liberia (DSO).

Prince Adetokunbo Kayode SAN CON believes strongly in the capacity building of the youth because the future lay in their hands.