Deji Adegoke | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
 Deji Adegoke
 Deji Adegoke

Deji Adegoke

Associate, London

T +44 020 7532 2324

E deji.adegoke@whitecase.com

Overview

Deji Adegoke is an associate in our Energy, Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance Group based in the London office. Deji has acted for lenders, sponsors and borrowers in project finance transactions, reserve-based lendings and corporate and acquisition financings covering a wide range of sectors such as oil and gas, mining, infrastructure and telecoms.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales

Education

  • Legal Practice Course, BPP Law School, London
  • LLB (Hons), Law, University of Warwick, First class

Languages

  • English
  • Yoruba

Experience

Representation of the sponsors on the project financing of the Nacala railway and port project in Mozambique and Malawi.

Representation of the mandated lead arrangers in respect of a reserves-based facility of up to US$250 million in relation to the acquisition of oil fields in Chad.

Representation of the state oil company of Azerbaijan in relation to the construction of the US$7-billion Trans-Anatolian gas pipeline.

Representation of a quasi-governmental entity (with a particular focus on investments into emerging markets) on its first external debt financing and ancillary intra-group loan facilities (which provided loan facilities of up to US$1.7billion).

Representation of a quasi-governmental entity on its acquisition of a loan facility granted by an international financial institution to a Nigerian bank.