Aluko & Oyebode


1 Murtala Muhammed Drive
Ikoyi, Lagos

+234 1 462 8360-7

+44 207 681 3402

Key contacts:

Head, Firm Development: Olubunmi Fayokun
Head, Dispute Resolution: Babatunde Fagbohunlu (SAN)
Managing Partner: Kofo Dosekun
Chairman: Gbenga Oyebode

Quick facts:

Number of partners: 17
Other fee earners: 82
Languages: English, French, Yoruba, Igbo, Hausa

Aluko & Oyebode is one of the largest corporate and commercial firms in Nigeria and has advised on several innovative and high profile transactions including: US$800 Million Eurobond Issuance by IHS Netherlands Holdco B.V.; Restructuring of US$1.97 Billion oil and gas acquisition facilities; US$300 Million sale by Exxon Mobil Oil Corporation of its 60% equity stake in Mobil Oil Nigeria Plc to Nipco Plc; US$600 Million Standard Advisory London Ltd restructuring of oil and gas acquisition facility; Letshego Holdings’ acquisition of FBN Microfinance Bank; US$300 Million Eurobond Issuance by Access Bank Plc; US$219 Million Commercial Paper Issuance by Rand Merchant Bank Nigeria; US$125 Million Commercial Paper Upsizing by Guinness Nigeria; 8 Miles LLP US$80 Million Equity Investment in Beloxxi Industries; US$44 Million Petrolex Restructuring.

  • Banking and Finance
  • Capital markets: Debt/equity
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Financial restructuring
  • Financial services regulatory
  • Private equity
  • Real estate finance
  • Restructuring and insolvency
  • Taxation

Adeniyi Adegbonmire (SAN), Mark Mordi, Oghogho Makinde, Joke Aliu

Financial Services:
Kofo Dosekun, Olubunmi Fayokun, Oghogho Makinde, Chukwuka Ikwuazom, Oludare Senbore, Reginald Udom, Ayodeji Oyetunde

Energy and Natural Resources: 
Gbenga Oyebode, Babatunde Fagbohunlu (SAN), Olubunmi Fayokun, Tonye Krukrubo, Oghogho Makinde, Chukwuka Ikwuazom, Reginald Udom, Hamid Abdulkareem

Adeniyi Adegbonmire (SAN), Ayodeji Oyetunde

Public Sector:
Gbenga Oyebode, Adeniyi Adegbonmire (SAN), Uche Nwokocha, Simeon Obidairo, Joke Aliu, Hamid Abdulkareem

Olubunmi Fayokun, Sumbo Akintola, Tonye Krukrubo, Oludare Senbore

Technology, Media and Telecommunications:
Mark Mordi, Sumbo Akintola, Uche Nwokocha