Damilola Salawu
Managing Associate

Damilola is a Managing Associate with the Oil and Gas Practice of the Firm. He is also the Head of the Firm’s Emerging Areas Practice in Technology, Commerce, Maritime and Mining. He recently received the Managing Partner's Prize for the Best Performing Counsel in the Firm for two consecutive years and was a nominee in 2010 in the Young Lawyer of the Year category in the ESQ Legal Awards. Damilola advises on a wide range of finance matters across several sectors including corporate & project finance and security arrangements. He is particularly familiar with financing the development of infrastructure projects and has advised on the development of pipelines, hospitals, petroleum assets, jetties among others. He is a member of the Financial Services Lawyers Association (UK).

Bringing the House Down: Decommissioning Issues in Nigeria's Upstream Oil and Gas Sector. Published in Oil, Gas and Energy law Intelligence
The Guidelines and Procedures for Obtaining Minister's Consent to Assignment of Interest in Oil and Gas Assets: A Short Commentary
Oil and gas regulation in Nigeria: the Petroleum Industrial Bill 2012. Published in Practical Law Multijurisdictional Guide, 2014- Energy and Natural Resources
Oil and Gas Regulation in Nigeria: An Overview. Published in Practical Law Multijurisdictional Guide, 2014- Energy and Natural Resources

LL. M University College, London B.L Nigeria Law School, Lagos LL.B, University of Lagos