Yahaya is a commercial litigator and provides legal advisory on an on-going basis on energy and natural resources. He has cognate experience in corporate restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, foreign Investment set-up and regulatory compliance. He is a strategic negotiator and has negotiated the acquisition of several infrastructure, power and mining concessions across in Nigeria.

He has cognate experience in advising local and international clients on regulatory compliance and regularly engages in governmental interface on behalf of multinationals.  His work experience spans from working as an Attorney in one of the Nigeria’s leading corporate and commercial law firms.


  • LLB (Hons) University of East Anglia, Norwich, England (UK)
  • LLM University of Warwick, England (UK)
  • BL Nigerian Law School 

Professional Membership & Awards

  • Nigerian Bar Association
  • International Bar Association