Deji is a versatile attorney with strong work ethic and a background in start-up investment and financing. He is reputed for providing practical solutions to legal issues in areas spanning across intellectual property, taxation, finance and corporate commercial practice. He is a self-motivated person who is always energized by challenges and possesses strong analytical and research skills, and legend has it that he never sleeps – we don’t really know.
What we do know is how incredibly hard working, smart and valuable Deji is to our clients and us. Deji makes you feel like the only person in the room, even if you are in a crowd of hundreds. If you have concerns about your case, he will always take the time to talk to you and give you an honest assessment of where things stand.
Deji, has a strong bias for MSME’s and start-up organisation which he considers a vital part of any economic ecosystem. He has advised several successful start-up ventures in Nigeria and also participated in funding exercises/rounds.
Comfort’s practice focuses on practical counseling and providing strategic advice on startup investment and financing. She has good experience with planning, overseeing new and existing business initiatives, statutory and regulatory compliance’s in corporate and commercial transactions and litigation. She is a driven corporate and commercial lawyer with a focus on business advisory, mergers and acquisitions, and other significant business transactions.
She gains the most satisfaction from fostering and nurturing close client relationships – because that’s where the most effective, client-driven solutions start. She firmly believes that sound legal advice can make a huge impact on the success of her clients’ businesses. She enjoys following through on a transaction to successful completion and ensuring that the interests of her client are adequately protected at all times. She is an effective communicator with strong negotiation and interpersonal skills.
Opeyemi’s expertise is in Intellectual property and Information technology law, regularly advising on acquisition and licensing of IP, IP strategy for start-ups, technology transfer, privacy and data protection.
Opeyemi’s typical clients are creative and innovative entrepreneurs, as his vast educational and experiential stock provides entrepreneurs with the necessary tools to protect and exploit their IP.
He holds a Master’s degree in Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law with a primary focus on the intricacies of patents, trademarks and digital rights in international business relationships. He is also a graduate of the University of Geneva and World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) training on Intellectual property and business development.
But that’s just half the story. In his other guise, Opeyemi moonlights as a photographer and somehow takes our pictures in a way that makes us look amazing. His abilities, interests and easy and gentlemanly charm pretty much make him the perfect example of balance, as we like to think it should be.