People

Primary Team

‘Gbenga Bamodu

‘Gbenga was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria with First Class honours in 1989. He later obtained the Master of Laws degree in (International Business Law) with Distinction from the London School of Economics and a Doctorate in Transnational Commercial Law from the University of Nottingham. He also holds certification in project planning.

‘Gbenga did pupillage at the firm of Olawoyin & Olawoyin and worked as counsel in the chambers of Chief C.O. Ihensekhien SAN. He has taught international trade, finance and electronic commerce law at universities in the United Kingdom and Europe; he has also worked previously as lawyer and consultant for the African Export and Import Bank in Cairo, Egypt.

Agnes Bamodu

Agnes was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria in 1990. In addition, she holds a Master of Laws degree and another Masters degree in Psychology – both from the University of Lagos. She is a member of the British Psychological Association.

Agnes has over twenty years’ experience of corporate law practice at the highest level and rose to become a Partner in the prestigious law firm of Irving & Bonnar. She has advised and represented major transnational corporations in complex transactions and is an expert in the protection of intellectual property rights.

‘Yomi Odesola

‘Yomi was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria in 2009. He holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Essex (UK) and a Master of Laws degree from the University of East London (UK). He also holds certifications in project planning and management.

In addition to his legal background, ‘Yomi has vast experience in project planning and management and is an expert on related technology including operational software. He has worked with household name businesses and global corporations including Balfour Beatty, EDF Energy, E-on UK, and Dong Energy Denmark among others.