Basic Profile

Lagos, Nigeria



LLM, Commercial Law – University of Cambridge

LL.B (Hons) – University of Lagos

Professional Background

Michael is the Global Chairman and Managing Partner of the Nigerian office of Tokunbo Orimobi Legal Group, a global law firm listed with the International Financial Law Review (IFLR1000) as one of the world’s leading financial law firms and has the status of a “Recommended Firm” with the IFLR1000 with presence in Africa, Europe and America.

He is an intelligent, ingenious, confident and astute commercial lawyer with years of experience in Capital & Money Markets, Corporate Finance, Project Finance and Structured Finance transactions.

He has a Masters degree in Commercial Law (with emphasis on Corporate Finance law, International Commercial Tax, International Intellectual Property Law and Corporate Governance) from the University of Cambridge.

Michael has been able to perfectly combine his legal background with his investment banking experience in proffering highest quality advisory services to clients.

He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association and the International Bar Association.

Michael is ranked as a leading lawyer for Capital Markets deals in Nigeria by the IFLR1000.