Akorede Folarin is an associate in the Corporate/Commercial and Mergers & Acquistions practice at Olajide Oyewole LLP – A Member of DLA Piper Africa, in Lagos, the commercial capital of Nigeria.His primary areas of specialization and expertise are PE and M&A, banking and finance, capital markets & securities law and corporate/commercial law.He also takes keen interest in corporate governance and regulatory compliance and assumes secretarial responsibilities every now and then.He can be reached at [email protected]
Akorede has experience in the following areas:
Acquisition finance, Banking and finance, Banking and finance (general), Commercial, Commercial (general), Company set-up / secretarial, Competition / anti-trust, Competition / anti-trust, construction and infrastructure, Construction and infrastructure, Corporate, Corporate (general), Corporate and group structuring, Debt capital markets, Due diligence, Equity capital markets, Joint ventures, M&A deals (large / premium), M&A deals (mid-market), M&A deals (small / domestic), Major projects / infrastructure, Private equity, Project finance, Public takeovers and mergers, Real estate, reorganisations and rationalisations, Restructuring and insolvency
Akorede has previously helped clients in the following industries:
Airlines, Automobiles, Banks, Capital Markets, Chemicals, Commercial Services & Supplies, Construction & Engineering, Construction Materials, Consumer Finance, Diversified Financial Services, Energy Equipment & Services, Equity Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), Gas & Consumable Fuels, Industrial Conglomerates, Machinery, Metals & Mining, Oil, Professional Services, Road & Rail, Transportation Infrastructure
Established in 1965 as a Corporate Practice, Olajide Oyewole LLP is recognised as one of Africa’s leading full service corporate and commercial law firms, with quality, diligence and integrity as its ethos. The firm has a five-decade-old track record of delivering specialised advice and customised legal solutions of the highest quality to its local and international clients, competing effortlessly with some of the most recognized firms in the world.Olajide Oyewole LLP (OOLLP) is the exclusive Nigerian member of DLA Piper Africa. DLA Piper Africa combines the resource and expertise of DLA Piper’s global practice together with leading business law firms across the African continent to provide unrivalled pan-Africa service. This approach makes us a leading firm in Africa.