Chizhim Adikema

Chizhim Adikema


RCO Court
3-5 Sinari Daranijo Street,
Off Ajose Adeogun,
Victoria Island,
Lagos, Nigeria.
+234 1 4626841/3

  • Overview

    Chizhim is an Associate in the firm's Corporate Commercial Practice.

    He is a dynamic-thinking and result-oriented lawyer with practice experience spanning across Banking & Finance, Corporate, Commercial, Energy and Natural Resources.

    Chizhim graduated from the Rivers State University, Port Harcourt and the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa where he obtained an L.L.B and L.L.M (Corporate law) respectively.

  • Credentials

    • University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
      Master of Laws (L.L.M), Corporate Law
    • Nigerian Law School
      Call to the Bar
    • Rivers State University, Port Harcourt
      Bachelor of Laws (L.L.B)

  • Experience

    • Advised a Ghanaian E&P Company in its negotiation of the first 28-year petroleum concession with the Ghanaian National Petroleum Corporation.
    • Key member of a legal team that drafted the ‘Lagos State Electric Power Sector Bill 2017’ being sponsored by the Lagos State Government.
    • Advised an international financier on the provision of syndicated acquisition finance to an international tin manufacturing company based in Nigeria.
    • Key member of a team that advised an international financier (in accordance with Nigerian law) on a bi-lateral trade financing of an energy project involving a local exploration and production company.

Practice Areas

  • Corporate Commercial & General Legal Advisory
  • Real Estate