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Olaniwun Ajayi LP

Projects & Energy

2 ranked lawyersBand 2NigeriaGlobal 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Highly respected team that has a particularly established practice in the infrastructure and power projects sectors, and is highly adept in development and financing matters for investors, operators, lenders and governments. Possesses further experience in oil and gas mandates, advising on midstream operations. Also ably advises on energy transactions and disputes.

Strengths

Sources highlight that "they have a lot of on-the-ground experience and are very conscious of the structures in the power market and relationships between different stakeholders," adding: "This allows them to provide robust advice."

Interviewees also report that the group is "very good at putting financing documents together, ensuring you get the best out of finance deals."

Work highlights

Advised FIDC as the sponsor and developer of a PPP for the development of hostels at Lagos State University.

Notable practitioners

Tominiyi Owolabi features prominently on infrastructure and oil and gas mandates. His presence on financing and asset acquisition deals in the industry is also cited. Interviewees say that he is "very user-friendly and runs a smart operation," adding that he can "cater to an international investor perspective" and has "very good stakeholder relationships."

Wolemi Esan displays an aptitude in a range of areas that "cuts across the power and infrastructure practice, oil and gas and commercial transactions,"according to sources. One interviewee enthused: "He is extremely proactive and always goes over and beyond the call of duty to ensure our needs as a client are fully met and to ensure the team is fully mobilised to meet our expectations and timelines."

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Projects & Energy

Olaniwun Ajayi LP

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Location

The Adunola

Plot L2, 401 Close

Banana Island

Ikoyi

Lagos

Lagos

Nigeria

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Nigeria

Projects & Energy


Tominiyi Owolabi
Band 4
Wolemi Esan
Band 3