Olumide Osundolire is a highly regarded name in the market who stands out for his superb track record advising on an array of real estate finance matters.
Olumide Osundolire joined the firm in 2007 and has been a key member of the firm’s corporate, securities and finance practice. He is a versatile, intelligent and resourceful lawyer and has been involved in many of the firm’s mergers & acquisitions, capital market and PPP transactions. He has a passion for technology and telecommunications law and has also been involved in most of the firm’s transactions in that field. His clients include public and private entities, as well as start-ups and multinationals.
His recent transactions include advising Prudential plc, one of the oldest and most capitalised life insurance companies in the world, in its acquisition of majority stake in a leading life insurance company in Nigeria, advising Abuja Technology Village, a science and technology park located in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja Nigeria in the negotiation and execution of a development agreement for the construction of the ATV flagship building and advising CL Acquico, a technology focused venture capital company in its acquisition of equity stake in Versecom Nigeria Limited, a technology startup poised to deploy free broadband services in selected areas of Lagos State. He also represented leading Smart Card manufacturing and personalisation company in Nigeria in negotiating sim card manufacturing and supply agreements with leading telecommunications companies in Nigeria. He has assisted several clients on a wide range of intellectual property and technology matters including SecureID Limited, CRC Credit Bureau Limited and Exchange Telecommunications Limited.
Olumide is a member of several associations including, the Anti-Counterfeiting Collaboration, Nigeria and the Real Estate Lawyer Association of Nigeria.
He also has delivered trainings to the legal teams of some of the firm’s clients on various areas of law including company law, probate, technology transfer documentation and intellectual property law. Olumide’s versatility covers diverse practice areas including foreign investment & divestment, mergers & acquisition, corporate & commercial law, company secretarial services, property and construction law, family law and probate and intellectual property law.