Abimbola Ogunbanjo

Managing Partner

Abimbola joined the firm in 1990 . He specialises in Capital Markets and has garnered considerable corporate finance experience and has a brilliant understanding of legal issues in his preferred areas of practice. Abimbola is the former Vice Chairman of the Commercial Law and Taxation Committee of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce, Former director and country legal advisor of ConocoPhillips and is the current President of the Nigerian Stock Exchange. He is the legal advisor of the Nigerian Chamber of Shipping and Advisory Board Member for University of Buckingham Centre for Extractive Studies (UBCEES).

Core Practice Areas

Joint Ventures, Mergers, acquisitions and buy-outs, Project and Asset Finance, Capital Markets Admiralty.


BL – Nigerian Law School
LLB – University of Buckingham
BSc – American College of Switzerland


Nigerian Bar Association
International Bar Association
Institute of Petroleum(UK)
Capital Markets Solicitors Association.
Institute of Directors