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Kofo Dosekun

Managing Partner

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According to Chambers Global 2008, Kofo Dosekun is “currently acting for the sponsors of the $170 million Lagos State Infrastructure Project.” After describing her as a “proactive, reliable, and intelligent lawyer,” interviewees admitted: “If I were doing a deal, I would want Kofo.”  Chambers Commentary Band 1: Banking and Finance 2008.

Practice Focus and Experience

Kofo Dosekun has been a partner at Aluko & Oyebode since 1996.

Kofo has served in various instances as counsel to offshore lenders in structuring the security package and the extension of foreign currency facilities to oil exploration and production companies. 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.

Kofo is the core member of the corporate and commercial banking and corporate finance practice. Her practice is focused in the following areas:

Education

  • 1983 - University of London, LLM
  • 1981 - Nigerian Law School, BL
  • 1980 - University of Ife, LLB