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Highly regarded


Bar admissions:




Practice areas:

Capital markets : Debt
Project development
Project finance

Industry sectors:

Industrials and manufacturing
Oil and gas
Real estate
Social infrastructure

Ayuli Jemide is a highly regarded commercial lawyer and is considered Nigeria’s top Public-Private Partnership (PPP) and Infrastructure lawyer. He is the founder and lead Partner of DETAIL Commercial Solicitors. Ayuli is a model contrarian who finds excitement in championing concepts that go against the grain.

Ayuli is also the author of “ListenEveryHow – How Negotiations Work” published in February 2021.

  • Advised Beloxxi, a biscuit manufacturing company on an $80 million investment from a consortium of indigenous and offshore private equity funds.
  • Advising a State Government on the framework and procurement processes for an international airport.
  • Advising a core investor on the purchase of a finance and tech company into a holdco structure.

  • Capital markets
  • M&A
  • PPP
  • Private equity
  • Project finance

  • Energy
  • Financial services
  • Oil and gas
  • Real estate
  • Transport

  • Chairman of the Section on Business Law, Nigerian Bar Association
  • President, Nigerian Alumni Association, IE Business School

  • Law Degree: University of Benin, Nigeria 1987
  • LLM: Northwestern University – Chicago, USA, 2007
  • Post Graduate Certificate in Business Administration, IE University, Madrid, Spain, 2007
  • Certified Public Private Partnership Specialist, Institute for Public Private Partnerships, Washington DC, USA, 2009