Managing Partner

Lagos

+234 9060003561-2; 8050875883

Highly regarded

English
Yoruba
and Annang


Bar admissions:

Nigeria

Jurisdictions:

Nigeria

Practice areas:

Banking
Energy and infrastructure
Project development
Project finance

Industry sectors:

Energy
Oil and gas
Transport


Ken is the Managing Partner of the Firm. He has vast knowledge and understanding of the oil & gas and power industries and considerable experience in commercial litigation and arbitration. Ken routinely advises governments, oil majors, independent contractors and all other participants in the oil & gas and power industries.

  • Ken is leading the team presently advising the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (“NNPC”) in relation to NLNG Trains 1-6 upstream gas development and supply arrangements.
  • Advising the NNPC/Mobil JV in relation to its Phase 2 Satellite Fields (Ibot, Ifure and Mfem Fields) development financing transaction.
  • Advised NNPC-Chevron JV, in relation to two (2) petroleum drilling and development program financing amounting to US$1.2bn and US$780m, obtained by the NNPC-Chevron JV
  • Advised Shoreline Natural Resources Limited and ND Western Limited, on the acquisition of 45% participating interest in OMLs 30 and 34, respectively.

  • Asset finance
  • Banking
  • M&A
  • PPP/PFI
  • Project finance

  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Energy
  • Oil and gas
  • Shipping

  • Nigerian Bar

  • Association of International Petroleum Negotiators
  • Nigerian Maritime Law Association
  • Commercial Law &Taxation Committee of Lagos Chamber of Commerce &Industry
  • Energy and Environment Sub-section of the Section of Business Law of the Nigerian Bar Association (Secretary)

  • BL., Nigerian Law School, 1991
  • LL.B (Hons) University of Uyo, 1990