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DLA PIPER ADVISES ON $1.65 BILLION NIGERIAN
OIL AND GAS ACQUISITION
English London Africa Energy July 30, 2014
Projects, Energy and Infrastructure News
DLA Piper has advised Oando, the Nigeria-based integrated energy solutions
provider, on the $1.65 billion acquisition of ConocoPhillips' offshore and
onshore assets in Nigeria and the associated reserve-based, multi-source
This acquisition will make Oando one of the largest indigenous oil producers
both in Nigeria and Africa as a whole.
The DLA Piper team that advised on the acquisition was led by International
Head of Finance & Projects, Charles Morrison who was supported by senior
associate Adam Blythe. Partner Dimitri Papaefstratiou, legal director Jakub
Kubicki, associate Pam Dusu and trainee Kirsty Law advised on all aspects of
the multi-source financing of the acquisition, including reserve-based lending.
Charles Morrison said: "This is an extremely important acquisition for Oando
that has consolidated its position as Nigeria's leading energy solutions provider
and we are very pleased to have played a key role in helping them to achieve
Dimitri Papaefstratiou added: "DLA Piper has an excellent reputation for
advising energy clients in Africa and a great track record of delivering major
transactions in Nigeria. Our first-rate energy & infrastructure finance capabilities
ensured we were able to support Oando on the complex financing that enabled
the completion of this important deal."
Chief Legal Officer of Oando, Ngozi Okonkwo said: "We are delighted to have
closed this transaction which will no doubt play a pivotal part in Oando's
history. We are grateful to DLA Piper for providing such excellent, thorough and
proactive service and supporting us on both the acquisition and financing work
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