Kayode Adeniji is the Senior Partner at Lawracles LP. He is continuously engaged as lead counsel in ongoing major and high profile commercial and public policy disputes across the courts of Nigeria and has been a representative of a party in an international commercial arbitration in the telecommunication industry.
Kayode also has remarkable experience in advising on complex commercial transactions as well as dispute resolution and advising foreign investors on potential investment in Nigeria. Before joining Lawracles LP, Kayode was Head of Dispute Resolution Management at the Honeywell Group.
MAJOR RECENT CASES/TRANSACTIONS
Kayode has advised and represented a party on various Multi -Million Dollar Airtel Shareholders’ disputes.
He represented a defendant in a winding up proceedings worth N3.5 Billion.
Kayode’s legal opinion and advice helped the Management of Radisson Blu in dealing with unionization of its staff for smooth running of business at the Hotel.
He had advised an investor on the acquisition and the ongoing dispute surrounding the privatization of the Aluminium Smelter Company of Nigeria.
Kayode has successfully advised and represented a group of companies in enforcing its intellectual property rights against an American Company and subsequently supervised the drafting and reviews of Settlement Agreement between the parties.
He has advised and represented a party in an ongoing dispute surrounding the Federal Government concession of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA).
He has successfully represented an indigenous drilling company in N27 Billion transaction at the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
He currently advises and represents a foremost consumer finance organisation in Nigeria.
Kayode has advised and represented clients’ interest on major real estate developments in FCT, Abuja and he is currently representing clients interested in real estate development in Lekki, Lagos.
He has advised and successfully recovered multi-million naira debts for Ecobank, NDIC, UBA, AMCON and other financial institutions in Nigeria.
Kayode has advised an FMCG company and delivered various lectures to the management and staff on how the company should handle and resolve legacy issues of its deceased staff.
Lagos State University, Ojo, Nigeria— L.L.B. (Bachelor of Laws) Nigeria Law School— B. L (Barrister of Laws) Confucius Institute, University of Lagos- (HSK 1) Basic proficiency in Chinese
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP/PUBLIC ROLES
Member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, (MCIArb) UK Member,
Nigeria Bar Association Member,
NBA Young Lawyers’ Welfare Committee.
Damilola has worked with reputable law firms and he is currently a Senior Associate with Lawracles LP.; a fast rising legal commercial and arbitration law firm. He is passionate about using law to influence youth development.
He has special interest in Debt Recovery, International Law and Politics, Real Estate Management, and Labour Law.
MAJOR/RECENT CASES AND TRANSACTION
He worked with the Ministry of Justice, Enugu. He wrote Legal Opinions; reviewed the laws of Enugu State and other key documents for the office of the Attorney General.
He has been involved in mediation sessions before the Citizens Mediation Centre
Damilola is currently representing a construction company in a N60 Million transaction matter.
He is involved in helping Pavilion Technology Limited recover its bad debts
He is involved in helping Renmoney recover receivables from defaulting customers and debtors
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP/PUBLIC ROLES
Nigerian Bar Association Young Lawyers Forum Christian Lawyers Fellowship of Nigeria
Lagos State University, Ojo; LL.B
Nigerian Law School, Yola; B.L
David Lawani is a graduate of Mass Communication from the University of Benin. He is a research executive in the firm. Before Joining Lawracles, he worked as the Administrative Manager for Peritage Publishing.
He had also worked with major print media houses in Lagos and Benin. David has contributed immensely to the firm’s work in the areas of Due diligence and Corporate Fraud Investigation, Debt recovery and legal research in the area of Cyber law as it relates to the internet of things (IoT)
Folashade Ayodele is a law graduate from the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN). Energetic and purpose-driven, Folashade has a keen eye for innovative developments.
Currently the Practice Manager of Lawracles Legal Practitioners, Folashade has ample experience from working with Deloiv Nigeria Limited; where she worked as an Administrative and Operations Officer.
In the course of her work, Folashade has built and maintained a strong and friendly relationship between clients and her organization. She also tracked and ensured customer satisfaction, and supervised business transactions.
In addition, she managed and filed official documents. She initiated, managed and closed payment in respect of transactions with clients.
Asides from her work with Lawracles LP, Folashade volunteers for various religious and human rights organizations. She loves traveling.
OYEBIMPE ESTHER DARAMOLA
Daramola Oyebimpe is a Second-class Upper graduate of the University of Lagos and the Nigerian Law School.
She is an outstanding legal practitioner with a burning passion for the corporate world. She is enveloped with a strong desire to proffer cutting edge solutions to everyday corporate commercial challenges.
She has participated in several corporate commercial transactions in the banking, fintech, real estates and manufacturing sector. She is presently advising a maritime company on the commercial and corporate-governance implications of its legacy/succession framework.
She is part of a team working on articles relating to fintech, the suppression of piracy bill and consumer protection laws.
CHIAMAKA .A. OBIOHA
Chiamaka. A. Obioha, (Mrs) is an associate at Lawracles LP. Her state-wide practice is focused on company secretariat, corporate governance and litigation.
She attended Madonna University and then proceeded to the Nigerian Law School, Lagos. She is presently a student at the Institute of Chartered Secretaries of Nigeria. She is a member of Lawracles’ company secretariat and corporate governance unit.
Chiamaka is self- motivated and visionary with an unwavering pursuit of excellence. She is currently advising and helping a construction company and an insurance organization to facilitate compliance with the new corporate governance regime in Nigeria.