Key Industry Sectors: Real Estate, Corporate Restructuring, Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate and Commercial, Energy and Power, Asset financing and Insolvency.
Chike is your consumate solicitor. With a Masters’ in Business Administration (MBA) degree, Chike is able to advise beyond the legal aspects of your business. He brings ultimate value by creating legal solutions that meet the core business needs of the Client. He loves to analyse and critic business ideas in order to ensure that business proposals will confer sustainable competitive advantage on Clients.
Chike has advised and negotiated transactions with respect to Power Purchase, Real Estate Development and JVs, Private Equity investments, Mergers, Acquisitions, and Private Placements.
Chike has acted as transaction counsel to a syndicate of contractors in respect of the creation of a 30 Billion Naira bond backed by sovereign guaranty for the financing of a Public Utility Project. Chike has also acted as counsel to an Independent Power Producer for the construction of a 28 Million USD power plant. Chike was part of a team that acted as transaction counsel in the 26 Million USD acquisition of a Nigerian power company. Chike has been involved in complex dispute resolution involving a 30 Billion Naira worth of estate in the Lekki area of Lagos State.
Chike sits at international board meetings in Nigeria and the Diaspora and advises multinational companies on legal/business issues as they concern their operations in different jurisdictions.
A consummate professional; highly committed and dedicated to the needs of Clients. Chike worked in two top commercial law firms in Nigeria before joining NICCOM. He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association – Section on Business Law and holds a Certificate of Membership on Alternative Dispute Resolution from the Nigerian Institute of Management.