Adeniyi is an astute lawyer with a decade of experience on advising on various aspects of corporate and commercial matters. He specialises and has depth of experience in Energy (Oil and Gas, Power and Infrastructure), Capital Market, Telecommunication, Media and Technology, Real Estate, Aviation law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity and Business Regulatory and Advisory.
Adeniyi graduated from Lagos State University and was called to the Nigerian Bar thereafter. He is a member of the Section on Business Law of the Nigerian Bar Association, the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN) and the Energy Institute.
Adeniyi has recently completed the Owner Manager Program 23 of the Lagos Business School and in recognition of his leadership abilities was elected as the President of the Class. He has also been recognised as an Outstanding Young Professional of the year 2016 by the ESQ Nigeria Legal Awards. Adeniyi has attended and facilitated various seminars, workshops and conferences both at the national and international levels both within Nigeria and outside Nigeria in Energy and Infrastructure, finance documentation, mergers and acquisition, telecommunications media and technology which include the TMT Finance Africa 2017 held in London.
Recently, Adeniyi was a panellist at the 2nd Lawyers in Oil and Gas Retreat, where he dissected the need for a separate regulatory body to check the environmental effects of petroleum production in Nigeria.
He is a staunch advocate of disruptive technology in the advancement of legal services. He advises clients on Mergers, Acquisitions, Divestment, Joint Ventures, Equity and Debt Investments and provides strategic counsel to companies and their boards.
Nigeria Law School (B.L.) - 2006
University of Lagos (LL.B.) - 2004