Adeniyi Adegbonmire is a litigation partner at Aluko & Oyebode, and is an experienced barrister. He has represented a wide range of clients ranging from multinational corporations, banks, financial institutions and overseas law firms.
Aluko & Oyebode is one of the largest integrated law firms in Nigeria, providing a comprehensive range of specialist legal services in the areas of energy and natural resources, banking and corporate finance, project and infrastructure finance, capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, telecommunications, intellectual property, litigation, arbitration, transport law (shipping and aviation), real estate and taxation. The firm’s clientele is highly diversified and includes top-tier domestic, international and multinational clients.
Adeniyi was educated at the University of Ife (LLB, honours). He is a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria (admitted November 1988). In September 2015, Adeniyi was conferred with the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) by the Nigerian Legal Practitioners Privileges Committee (the Nigerian equivalent of a Queen’s Counsel).
Adeniyi is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a member of the Nigerian Bar Association, INSOL International, the Lagos State Land Use Charge Appeal Tribunal and the International Bar Association (IBA).
He advises on all aspects of Nigerian litigation practice and procedure. His areas of specialisation include commercial litigation and arbitration, banking, corporate recovery and insolvency, company and partnership disputes. He is also a core member of the firm's real estate practice and advises on all aspects of property law with particular emphasis on acquisitions, conveyances, leases and mortgages.
WWL says: Adeniyi Adegbonmire is described as a “standout practitioner” and a “firm favourite among clients”, who include multinational corporations, banks and other financial institutions.
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