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Adeniyi Adegbonmire SAN FCIArb

Adeniyi Adegbonmire SAN FCIArb

Aluko & Oyebode1 Murtala Muhammed DriveIkoyiLagosNigeria101233

Global Leader

Litigation 2020

Professional Biography

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Adeniyi Adegbonmire has a splendid track record in insolvency litigation and operates across a variety of industries and sectors including oil and gas, TMT and financial services.

Biography

Adeniyi is a partner in the dispute department of Aluko & Oyebode.  Adeniyi obtained a bachelor’s degree in law (LLB honors) from the University of Ife, Ile Ife, Nigeria in 1987. He is a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria and was admitted to the Nigerian Bar in 1988.

In 2015, Adeniyi was elevated to the prestigious rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) (the Nigerian equivalent of a Queen’s Counsel).

His areas of specialisation include commercial litigation and arbitration, insolvency and debt recovery banking, real estate, company and partnership disputes. Adeniyi advises on all aspects of the Nigerian litigation practice and procedure.

He is an experienced lawyer and has represented a wide range of clients including oil companies, multi-national corporations, banks and other financial institutions, telecommunication operators in various litigation and arbitration proceedings. 

Adeniyi heads the firm’s Insolvency and debt recovery practice and he has advised on all aspects of insolvency law. He has acted as both receiver and manager and as counsel to creditors in receivership, winding-up and bankruptcy proceedings. 

He has a very pragmatic approach to dispute resolution and strategy and has employed this approach and his wealth of experience in providing legal advice to local and multinational companies involved in insolvency litigation.

Adeniyi was nominated as one of Nigeria’s top 100 leading lawyers by members of the legal profession.

He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association; International Bar Association; Business Recovery and Insolvency Practitioners Association of Nigeria (INSOL International), the Lagos State Land Use Charge Appeal Tribunal and he is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators UK.

National Leader

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Adeniyi Adegbonmire SAN ranks highly among peers for his adept handling of complex contentious proceedings across the real estate sector. 

Biography

Adeniyi Adegbonmire is a partner in the litigation and ADR department of Aluko & Oyebode. Adeniyi obtained a bachelor’s degree in law (LLB, honours) from the University of Ife, Ile Ife in 1987. Adeniyi is a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria and was admitted to the Nigerian Bar in 1988.

In 2015, Adeniyi was elevated to the prestigious rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), the Nigerian equivalent of a UK Queen’s Counsel.

Adeniyi heads the firm’s insolvency, business recovery and debt recovery practice and advises on all aspects of insolvency law. He has acted as both receiver/manager and counsel to creditors in receivership, winding up and bankruptcy proceedings.

Adeniyi has a very pragmatic approach to dispute resolution and strategy and has deployed this approach and his wealth of experience in providing legal advice to local and multinational companies involved in insolvency litigation.

Adeniyi was appointed by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) to act as the receiver/manager of Aero Contractors Nigeria Limited, a Nigerian airline. As receiver/manager, Adeniyi has successfully managed the operations of the company, with the support of a professional management and technical team. The firm has also been retained as counsel to AMCON in proceedings instituted to prevent any unlawful interference with the receivership.

Adeniyi also successfully represented AMCON in its efforts to recover a debt of approximately 4.3 billion naira from Shoreline Power Company Limited, two of its affiliated companies and two of its directors.

Nigeria - Litigation 2020

Professional Biography

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Adeniyi Adegbonmire SAN FCIArb is “a well-regarded name in the market” who frequently advises clients on complex receivership and bankruptcy proceedings.

Biography

Adeniyi Adegbonmire is a partner in the litigation and ADR department of Aluko & Oyebode. Adeniyi obtained a bachelor’s degree in law (LLB, honours) from the University of Ife, Ile Ife in 1987. Adeniyi is a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria and was admitted to the Nigerian Bar in 1988.

In 2015, Adeniyi was elevated to the prestigious rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), the Nigerian equivalent of a UK Queen’s Counsel.

Adeniyi heads the firm’s insolvency, business recovery and debt recovery practice and advises on all aspects of insolvency law. He has acted as both receiver/manager and counsel to creditors in receivership, winding up and bankruptcy proceedings.

Adeniyi has a very pragmatic approach to dispute resolution and strategy and has deployed this approach and his wealth of experience in providing legal advice to local and multinational companies involved in insolvency litigation.

Adeniyi was appointed by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) to act as the receiver/manager of Aero Contractors Nigeria Limited, a Nigerian airline. As receiver/manager, Adeniyi has successfully managed the operations of the company, with the support of a professional management and technical team. The firm has also been retained as counsel to AMCON in proceedings instituted to prevent any unlawful interference with the receivership.

Adeniyi also successfully represented AMCON in its efforts to recover a debt of approximately 4.3 billion naira from Shoreline Power Company Limited, two of its affiliated companies and two of its directors.

WWL Ranking: Recommended

WWL says

Adeniyi Adegbonmire SAN FCIArb advises on all aspects of insolvency law and represents a wide range of clients including oil companies, multinational corporations and banks in various contentious proceedings.

Biography

Adeniyi Adegbonmire is a partner in the litigation and ADR department of Aluko & Oyebode. Adeniyi obtained a bachelor’s degree in law (LLB, honours) from the University of Ife, Ile Ife in 1987. Adeniyi is a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria and was admitted to the Nigerian Bar in 1988.

In 2015, Adeniyi was elevated to the prestigious rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria

(SAN), the Nigerian equivalent of a UK Queen’s Counsel.

Adeniyi heads the firm’s insolvency, business recovery and debt recovery practice and advises on all aspects of insolvency law. He has acted as both receiver/manager and counsel to creditors in receivership, winding up and bankruptcy proceedings.

Adeniyi has a very pragmatic approach to dispute resolution and strategy and has deployed this approach and his wealth of experience in providing legal advice to local and multinational companies involved in insolvency litigation.

Adeniyi was appointed by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) to act as the receiver/manager of Aero Contractors Nigeria Limited, a Nigerian airline. As receiver/manager, Adeniyi has successfully managed the operations of the company, with the support of a professional management and technical team. The firm has also been retained as counsel to AMCON in proceedings instituted to prevent any unlawful interference with the receivership.

Adeniyi also successfully represented AMCON in its efforts to recover a debt of approximately 4.3 billion naira from Shoreline Power Company Limited, two of its affiliated companies and two of its directors.

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