The Team

Ijeoma Abalogu

SENIOR ASSOCIATE

Ijeoma Abalogu

Ijeoma heads the Firm’s Business Advisory and Company Secretarial unit. She has over 11 years practice experience and has advised several companies on the establishment of business entities in Nigeria, as well as completed registration and obtaining relevant licenses and approvals for corporate clients including Statoil, Baker Hughes, Parker Drilling, Vmonitor and several other companies.

Ijeoma has practical “hands on” experience in dealing with various regulatory agencies in Nigeria and regularly advises clients and assist with the processing of various investments, regulatory and operational permits and approvals.

Education

  • Abia State University, Nigeria (LLB); 2002
  • The Nigerian Law School; 2004

Expertise

  • Corporate and Commercial Law
  • Legal Advisory
  • Company Secretarial
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Business Start-ups
  • International Investments
  • Private Equity

Select Experiences

Participated with the corporate team in the winding-up of the subsidiary of a multi-national oil servicing firm and assisted in ensuring that outstanding (debts) receivables are recovered on behalf of the company.

Represented African Capital Alliance, a leading African private equity company, in conducting legal due diligence and structuring a management buy-in culminating in a purchase of equities worth $15 million USD.

Acted for a land drilling company in an $18 million private equity investment.

Advising and assisting several clients on the establishment of Nigerian subsidiaries and procuring relevant pre-investment and operational approvals, licenses and permits.