Kofo Dosekun

MANAGING PARTNER

Kofo is recognised as a standout lawyer who is passionate and diligent about her work. Chambers Global describes her as a lawyer “who finds solutions quickly, has a real understanding of the market and is incredibly practical”.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Kofo leads the Corporate and Commercial, and Banking practices. She advises on a broad range of lending and commercial transactions, such as large local and foreign currency loan syndications and leases, mergers and acquisitions, project finance and transaction restructuring. She has also served as counsel to offshore lenders in the structuring of the security package and the extension of foreign currency facilities to oil exploration and production companies.

Education
  • University of London, LLM, 1983
  • Nigerian Law School, BL, 1981
  • University of Ife, LLB (Hons), 1980
Awards & Recognitions
  • Legal Media Group’s Expert Guides to the World's Leading Lawyers
  • Who’s Who Legal, Leading Lawyer in Project Finance
  • Chambers Global, Ranked Band 1 in Banking and Finance
Memberships & Professional Associations
  • Nigerian Bar Association
  • International Bar Association
Speeches & Publications
  • Publications:
  • “The Lending and Secured Finance Review - Edition 4 - Nigeria”, The Law Reviews, August 2018
  • “Nigeria: The International Comparative Legal Guide To: Gas Regulation 2007”, The International Comparative Legal Guide to: PFI / PPP Projects 2007 (4th Edition), November 2007
  • “Legislative Trends in Banking Sector: A Step in the Right Direction?”, International Law Office, September 2018
  • “The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Gas Regulation”, The International Comparative Legal Guide, 2008