Sola Oyebolu

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Sola is a partner and has extensive experience in Dispute Resolution. Sola brings to the Firm over three decades of legal experience, having spent well over two decades at prestigious New York City law firms and corporations where he handled a variety of complex commercial, corporate and financial matters in the United States, Europe and Nigeria on behalf of Fortune 100 companies in the financial services, pharmaceutical, tobacco, alcohol, automotive and telecommunications industries. He specialises in managing large, sophisticated litigation cases; he also has wide experience in contracting with foreign multinational corporations and arranging financing for projects in Africa.

Sola earned his Bachelor of Laws degree from the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria in 1982 and his Master of Laws degree from the University of Pennsylvania in May 1984. He was admitted to the Nigerian bar in 1983, the New York State bar in 1986, the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York in 1987, and to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York in 1987. He is a member of the American Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association.