DAN AGBOR

Dan Agbor is the Senior Partner of Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie and has at various times headed the firm’s Banking and Finance, Power, Corporate, Private Equity, and Taxation practice groups. His corporate advisory practice includes mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings and derivatives transactions, debt restructuring, debt to equity conversions and fund establishment.

He has advised on a range of matters including Nigeria’s earliest global depositary receipt programme, its first independent power project; the establishment of Nigeria’s first discount house, numerous Eurobond transactions, including Nigeria’s first, and on Nigeria’s first banking merger.

Dan is ranked as a leading lawyer in the Corporate/M&A sections of Chambers Global Directory and the Practical Law Review. He is also featured in the International Financial Law Review (Expert Guides), the Practical Law Company “Which Lawyer” Guides, the Legal 500 and Who’s Who Legal.

Dan delivers and publishes articles across his practice areas, including papers on banking, secured credit transactions, foreign investment, international joint venture agreements and guarantees. He serves on the boards of various companies, and currently chairs the board of Nigeria’s oldest company.

 

Career

2019-till date

Senior Partner, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie

1996-2019

Partner, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie

1990-1995

Associate, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie

1988-1990

Assistant Manager, Corporate Finance, Nigeria InternationalBank Limited (Citibank)

1987-1988

Legal Officer, Nigeria International Bank Limited (Citibank)

1986-1987

Associate, Ajumogobia, Okeke and Oyebode

1980-1981

Lecturer in Political Science, Rivers State College of Education

Qualifications

1985

LL. B, University of Benin

1984

MPA, Political Science University of Calabar

1980

BSc, Political Science University of Calabar

Bar admissions

1986

Nigeria

Professional membership

Nigerian Bar Association
International Bar Association