ADEREMI A. ADEKILE, admitted to the Nigerian Bar in 1993.

Mr. Adekile read law at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. He got an LL.M from University of Lagos.

He worked for some years in the highly reputable law firms of Messrs. Irving and Bonnar and Bentley, Edu & Co. He was a partner (managing) at the city commercial law firm of Ola Orojo & Co. As Counsel in those law firms, he acquired considerable experience in the fields of Oil and Gas, Environmental and Corporate Law, Industrial Property Registration and Protection, Capital Markets, Taxation, Equipment Leasing and Asset Financing, Real Estate, Foreign Investment Law and Procedure and Telecommunication. He handled a wide range of matters involving international aspects of Oil & Gas Finance, Corporate Finance and Restructuring. He has provided in-depth legal services, inter-alia in the sector of Energy Law and Practice, particularly Petroleum and Natural Gas. He has advised oil companies on tax matters generally, including tax planning, computation and taxation of expatriates and other routine tax matters. He is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (ACTI), member of the International Bar Association and International Trademark Association (“INTA”).