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Global Guide 2022

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3
Dispute Resolution
8 Years Ranked

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Provided by Seye Opasanya SAN

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Financial services

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Technology and telecommunications

Career

Seye is former deputy managing partner at the firm. He advises on corporate finance, trade finance, insolvency, receivership and capital markets and is trusted advisor to governments, multinationals and DFIs. A Senior Advocate, Seye handles complex commercial litigation and arbitration, and is a key member of the team assisting the Federal Government with the prosecution of financial crimes, following the Nigerian banking sector reforms. He has successfully argued precedent setting cases before several courts in Nigeria.

He advised on the Nigerian Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC) Mortgage Liquidity Facility and the $40 Billion medium term note programme, the first of its kind in the Nigerian mortgage market. He also advised on the acquisition of the entire issued shareholding of a telecommunication company by a leading Nigeria communication provider.

Personal

LL.M., University of London

B.L., Nigerian Law School

LL.B., University of Lagos

Chambers Review

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Dispute Resolution - Nigeria
3
Band 3

Seye Opasanya is respected by interviewees for his advocacy, and is active on receivership disputes and securities matters. He acts for banks and financial institutions, as well as oil and gas companies.
"He is adept at advising on and executing dispute resolution strategy options which take cognisance of the clients’ business objectives and prevailing environmental factors."

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