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What the team is known for

Well-regarded energy department with a strong cohort of lawyers who specialise in Nigeria's power and infrastructure landscape. Displays a strong capacity in the acquisition and concession of power projects, in addition to legal and regulatory advice on PPPs. Also adeptly advises on oil and gas transactions.

Strengths

One client said: "We feel really well catered to as customers as well as getting good and timely advice on updates in Nigeria's energy sector."

Sources also comment that "their turnaround time is very fast and they seem to always have someone on their team experienced in different areas of commercial law."

Work highlights

Advised Renewvia Solar Nigeria on the development of further Mini-Grid assets in Bayelsa and Rivers States.

Notable practitioners

Ayuli Jemide leverages his considerable experience to advise on a range of projects with a strong practice focus on PPP, project financing and oil and gas issues. Sources say he is "hard-working and shows commitment to quality," highlighting his "very effective leadership."

Dolapo Kukoyi is recognised for her distinguished experience in the power sector, with sources enthusing that she is "very knowledgeable about Nigeria's electricity industry and hands-on in energy-related matters." One interviewee noted that she "takes a practical approach for how businesses should plan ahead."Her expertise also includes project financings in the infrastructure space.

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Nigeria

Projects & Energy


Ayuli Jemide
Band 4
Dolapo Kukoyi
Band 3