Colin heads our Oil and Gas and Intellectual Property Practice Groups and is an integral part of our corporate commercial law, energy, projects and due diligence Practice Groups. He is a dual qualified Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales. Colin graduated with an LL.B (Hons.) law degree from the University of Nigeria and has an Executive Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from the Middlesex University Business School, London. He also attended the prestigious United Nations University Tokyo Japan, where he undertook the United Nations International Courses on Environment and Sustainable Development.
Colin’s professional experience includes acting as a part of the lenders due diligence team in a $750 million Category A Greenfield Cement plant in Nigeria. Acting as part of a team of international consultants, he was engaged in a $20 billion Liquefied Natural Gas Project in Nigeria. He also acted as a consultant on the £1.4 billion, Kosovo East-West High Way, connecting Pristina, Kosovo to the rest of the country and the $450 million Chiansi Irrigation Project, Lusaka, Zambia.
England and Wales
Law Society of England and Wales
Nigerian Bar Association
Association of MBAs (UK)
United Nations University, Tokyo, Japan
Middlesex University Business School, London
College of Law, Bloomsbury, London
Nigerian Law School, Lagos
University of Nigeria
LL.B (Hons.), (Nigeria)