Kofo is the managing partner of Aluko & Oyebode and heads the firm’s corporate and commercial practice group. Kofo overseas the firm’s banking and corporate finance, team. She advises on multi-currency local and cross-border financing, and has worked on various award winning financings in the multibillion range.
She advises on matters such as local and foreign currency syndicated lending, power, energy and natural resources, structured finance, project finance, mergers and acquisitions, infrastructure, structured trade finance, due diligence issues, compliance, foreign investment advisory services, privatisation, real estate and the regulatory framework relating to utilities. Over the past few years, Kofo’s expertise in banking and finance, project finance and mergers and acquisitions has been recognised by prestigious legal directories. She has been described in Chambers Global as someone ‘who finds solutions quickly, has a real understanding of the market and is incredibly practical in a country that often proves complicated’. In the 2017 edition of the The Legal 500, she was recognised as a Leading Lawyer in the banking, finance and capital markets practice.