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Transport - Shipping 2021

Professional Biography

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Adedoyin Afun is highly recommended by sources for his impressive practice that covers shipping finance and maritime claims.

Biography

Adedoyin Afun holds a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) from Nigeria’s premier university, University of Ibadan, an LL.M (International Commercial and Maritime Law) from Swansea University, Wales; and he is dually qualified to practice in Nigeria and England & Wales.

He is a Partner at Bloomfield Law Practice, a leading commercial and dispute resolution law firm in Nigeria. His core areas of practice are mergers and acquisitions,  corporate finance, banking & securities, transportation (shipping, aviation & logistics), international trade, foreign investments & divestments, insurance, project finance, energy and natural resources, private equity and disputes resolution (litigation, mediation, and arbitration).

Adedoyin has authored and presented papers in local and international publications and fora; and he is recognised by several international legal directories. In 2016, he was voted amongst the Top 40 Nigerian Lawyers under the age of 40 years.

Adedoyin is a member of the several professional bodies and he sits on the board of several companies.

National Leader

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Adedoyin Afun impresses market commentators with his sweeping knowledge of high-value transactions across the aviation sector, including aircraft financing. 

Biography

Adedoyin is the chair and partner in charge of the firm’s aviation and logistics, corporate, finance and securities, and shipping and oil services practice groups. He has considerable experience in asset management and private equity, aviation and logistics, banking and corporate finance, commercial litigation and arbitration, project finance, shipping and oil services, real estate and construction and general corporate and commercial law.

Clients continue to reach out to the “thorough, professional” Adedoyin for proactive, efficient and commercially minded support. In 2016, Adedoyin was named amongst the top 40 Nigerian lawyers under the age of 40.  

He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association, the Law Society of England and Wales, the Nigerian Maritime Law Association, the International Bar Association, the London Maritime Arbitrators Association and The Association of Average Adjusters UK.

Adedoyin studied at the University of Ibadan (LLB), the Nigerian Law School (BL), Swansea University, Wales (international commercial and maritime law, LLM).

He was admitted to the Nigerian and England and Wales Bars.

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Adedoyin Afun comes highly recommended as an “excellent professional” who is “great with clients” in the shipping sector. 

Biography

Adedoyin is the chair and partner in charge of the firm’s aviation and logistics, corporate, finance and securities, and shipping and oil services practice groups. He has considerable experience in asset management and private equity, aviation and logistics, banking and corporate finance, commercial litigation and arbitration, project finance, shipping and oil services, real estate and construction and general corporate and commercial law.

Clients continue to reach out to the “thorough, professional” Adedoyin for proactive, efficient and commercially minded support. In 2016, Adedoyin was named amongst the top 40 Nigerian lawyers under the age of 40.  

He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association, the Law Society of England and Wales, the Nigerian Maritime Law Association, the International Bar Association, the London Maritime Arbitrators Association and The Association of Average Adjusters UK.

Adedoyin studied at the University of Ibadan (LLB), the Nigerian Law School (BL), Swansea University, Wales (international commercial and maritime law, LLM).

He was admitted to the Nigerian and England and Wales Bars.

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