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Bukunola Alakija


Buky is a UK qualified solicitor, and the firm’s UK representative. Prior to joining the firm she was an associate in the corporate department of Freshfields London, with an upstream oil and gas sector focus. Buky has advised a broad range of clients in Nigerian and international M&A transactions. She has advised amongst others, clients such as MTN, Ghana National Petroleum Company and Danone. Buky has also previously worked as a secondee at Exxon-Mobil UK, as a legal adviser to the Nigerian Minister of Finance and as a capital markets legal analyst at Goldman Sachs, London

Education: MA Law, St Catherine’s College, Oxford

Contact: bukunola.alakija@kslegal.org

Main Practice Areas: Corporate & Commercial