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Destiny Ogedegbe

Destiny Ogedegbe

Destiny works as a corporate and commercial lawyer in the Firm’s Energy & Natural Resources Practice Group where he advises both local and international clients in connection with a wide range of oil, gas and power-related transactions and projects. He has also been involved in several high-profile, non-energy specific transactions in the Firm all which continue to strengthen his competence in the areas of  Corporate Finance, Project Finance, Corporate Restructuring, and Regulatory Compliance.

Destiny is a scholar per excellence whose erudite legal works and papers have featured in several and international journals and magazines. He was also honoured by JCI Nigeria as one of “88 Highly Promising African Professionals”  in 2020. Destiny is an intelligent, passionate, and goal-oriented lawyer who is devoted to applying his out-of-the-box thinking, industry and thoroughness in the delivery of top-notch services to clients’ satisfaction. He thinks through complex legal issues to provide efficient solutions and this makes him an asset to the Firm. He delights in writing, mentoring young professionals, playing football and high-level Chess.

EDUCATION

  • University of Benin (LL. B)

  • Nigerian Law School (B.L)

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Corporate & Commercial Law

  • Litigation, Arbitration & ADR

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

  • Nigerian Bar Association