VICTOR SAMUEL

Victor Samuel is an Associate and a member of the firm’s banking and finance, energy, projects and infrastructure teams.  He advises international and local clients on structuring and financing diverse infrastructure projects; syndicated lending transactions; and debt restructuring.

He is instrumental in advising the sponsors of an independent power project in a ring-fenced area of Aba, Abia State, in connection with the debt restructuring of a facility provided by a syndicate of Nigerian lenders and various investors. 

Victor was a crucial part of the team that advised Daystar Power Group in connection with a multimillion-dollar debt financing from Sunfunder Inc. for the expansion of its solar power projects for commercial and industrial energy users.  He also recently advised the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH on its Nigerian Energy Support Programme, which involves providing legal advisory services regarding the Nigerian electricity supply industry, as well as fostering investments in the renewable energy, energy-efficiency and rural electrification sectors in Nigeria.

 

Career

2019 Associate, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie
2017 Associate, Detail Commercial Solicitors
2015 Associate, Animashaun, Animashaun & Associates
2013 State Counsel, Ministry of Justice, Nasarawa State

Qualifications

2013 Nigerian Law School, BL
2012 Enugu State University of Science and Technology, LL.B

Bar admissions

2013 Nigeria

Professional membership

Nigerian Bar Association