Legal 500 EMEA 2022 Rankings

We are pleased to announce that The Legal 500, in its 2022 rankings publication, has rated Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie as a Tier 1 firm in all 5 of its featured practice areas, namely:

Banking, Finance and Capital Markets; Commercial, Corporate and M&A;

Dispute Resolution; Energy and Natural Resources; and
Real Estate & Construction.

This year, the publication recognises 12 lawyers from the firm, including 7 ‘Leading Individuals’, 2 ‘Next Generation Partners’ and 2 ‘Rising Stars’, all of whom are commended for their “standout contribution to their respective practices” as follows:

Dan Agbor- Leading Individual, Banking & Finance and Corporate Commercial & M&A;

Aniekan Ukpanah – Leading Individual, Real Estate and Construction;

Uzoma Azikiwe (SAN) – Leading Individual, Dispute Resolution;

Folake Elias- Adebowale – Leading Individual, Energy and Natural Resources; recognised for Corporate Commercial and M&A;

Yinka Edu – Leading Individual, Banking & Finance;

Nicholas Okafor – Leading Individual, Energy and Natural Resources;

Ozofu Ogiemudia – recognised for Corporate Commercial and M&A;

Adeola Sunmola – Next Generation Partner, Energy and Natural Resources;

Festus Onyia – Leading Individual, Dispute Resolution;

Onyinye Okafor – Next Generation Partner, Banking, Finance & Capital Markets;

Ekundayo Onajobi – Rising Star, Real Estate and Construction; and

Kunle Durosinmi-Etti – recognised for Real Estate and Construction.

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