ABOUT Adetayo Adetuyi, LLM (Energy Law)

Senior Consultant

Adetayo, a Senior Consultant with Brooks & Knights has particular expertise in energy related infrastructure and project financings, including advising sponsors, operators and investors on a wide range of transactions involving offshore oil and gas exploration and production facilities, floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) units, gas processing facilities, utilities, real estate and infrastructure and tax related issues.

Prior to joining Brooks & Knights, Adetayo worked with a leading law firm in Lagos and also, as in-house counsel to an Independent Power Plant (IPP) developer where he gained a working knowledge of the Nigerian electricity industry, from a business perspective and played an important role in advising and negotiating several transactions for the company. In particular, Adetayo played an active role in negotiating key terms of the company’s gas sale and purchase agreement, gas transportation agreement and power purchase agreement.

Adetayo is the author of The 13 Habits of Highly Successful Lawyers and co-author, Banking and Finance Law and Practice, Chambers Global Practice Guide 2019

Education

  • LL.M, University of Ibadan
  • B.L., Nigerian Law School
  • LLB, Adekunle Ajasin University

Leadership, Membership & Honors

  • Nigerian Bar Association, Member
  • Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria, Member

Areas of Expertise

ENERGY 95%
TAX 68%
MARITIME 85%
INVESTMENTS 89%