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    Bayo Omole is a Partner and Head of the Firm’s Abuja Office. His areas of interest cut across Corporate Law, Commercial Law and Practice, Infrastructure, Technology, and Dispute Resolution.

     

    Bayo received a Bachelor of Laws, LL.B (Hons.) from the University of Ibadan and was subsequently called to the Nigerian Bar. He received certifications for Professional courses including Advanced Civil Procedure from the Nigerian Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. He is of the Member category (MCIArb.) of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom and is currently on the Fellowship Track. He is familiar with Arbitration under the LCIA, ICC, GAFTA and ad hoc Rules.

    Bayo pays attention to minute details which has earned him commendation from judicial officers before whom he has conducted cases through the Federal Courts, State Courts, Administrative Tribunals and regulatory agencies. He is also a Notary Public.

     

    Taking delight in reducing complexity to simplicity, Bayo understands clients’ needs and brings negotiation and documentation of each transaction in congruence with their expectations. In some of his recent exertions, he:

     

    • advised on a Farm-in transaction by foreign investors into an Oil Mining Lease interest in a major oil block in Nigeria;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
    • provided Project Legal and Transaction Advisory on the c.$US1.3 billion 700MW Zungeru Hydroelectric Power facility in Nigeria;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
    • acted as co-Counsel in a $500 million Arbitration claim before the London Court ofInternational Arbitration (LCIA), involving trans-jurisdictional entities;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
    • advising a publicly-quoted European entity on the commercial, legal and regulatory considerations for the establishment of large scale SMS gaming in Nigeria;                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
    • provided start-up legal and regulatory advisory services on the Civil Works of the 2400MW MambillaHydropower Plant Project in Nigeria, currently undergoing revision.

     

    Practice Areas:

     

    Bayo regularly advises in matters relating to - 

     

    • Energy, Power and Resources
    • Telecommunications, Media, and Technology
    • Banking and Finance
    • Government and Policy Advisory
    • Employment & Labour
    • Authentication and Notarial Services

     

    Professional Memberships:

     

    'Bayo's professional memberships include - 

     

    •  Nigerian Bar Association;
    •  Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK


    EMAIL :   Bayo Omole
    TELEPHONE :+234 (9) 782 2113
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