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Akindeji Oyebode

Akindeji Oyebode

Akindeji Oyebode joined the firm in 2008 after undertaking an internship position with the firm in 2006. Prior to being admitted into partnership, he was a Senior Associate and Team Lead of the Energy and Natural Resources Practice Group, a position he attained in 2017. 

A versatile energy lawyer, he routinely advises Nigerian and international clients on all aspects of oil, gas, power and financing transactions. He also regularly facilitates trainings and webinars in his field of expertise.

 Akindeji climbed up the partnership ladder exuding the right mix of skills and experience. He was ranked as a “Next Generation Lawyer” in the Legal500 2017 rankings, and has been ranked by numerous local and other international legal directories. 

He brings a great burst of energy to social relations, as he does on his job. When Akindeji is not at work, he enjoys playing and watching soccer, watching tennis, spending time with family and friends, and travelling.


  • University of Lagos (LL.B)

  • Nigerian Law School (B.L)

  • University of Pennsylvania (LL.M)

  • New York Bar Qualification Examination


  • Energy & Natural Resources

  • Banking & Loan Syndication

  • Property & Real Estate


  • Nigerian Bar Association