Adedoyin is a partner and chair of Bloomfield Law Practice’s acclaimed shipping and oil services practice group. He holds an LLB (Hons) from Nigeria’s premier university, University of Ibadan, an LLM (international commercial and maritime law) from Swansea University, Wales, and he is dually qualified to practise in Nigeria and England and Wales.
Adedoyin has advised extensively on the structure and implementation of complex, multimillion-dollar shipping transactions, oil and gas related projects, matters involving cross-border joint ventures (to take advantage of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Act and the Nigerian Cabotage Act), ship and aircraft finance and lease, registration of ship and aircraft mortgages and interests, port concessions, corporate restructuring, maritime claims and casualties – litigation, arbitration and mediation, regulatory compliance and other wider-ranging issues within the Nigerian aviation, logistics, shipping and oil services industries.
He has authored and presented papers on maritime law and practice in local and international publications and fora. He has also, over the years, been recognised in the shipping and transport rankings of international directories such as Who’s Who Legal and The Legal 500. For the second consecutive year, The Legal 500 (2018 and 2019 rankings) has listed Adedoyin as a leading individual in its commercial, corporate and M&A rankings for Nigeria. Adedoyin also has considerable experience in asset management and private equity, corporate finance, commercial litigation and arbitration, and project and asset financing.