Gbenga Biobaku is a leading Corporate/Commercial lawyer and the Senior Partner of Gbenga Biobaku & Co, a medium-sized commercial law firm in Lagos, Nigeria. Gbenga has over 33 years of experience in legal practice predominantly in Corporate/Commercial and Oil and Gas Law. Gbenga’s areas of expertise include Energy, Foreign Investments, Joint Ventures, Acquisitions and Disposals, Corporate Restructuring and Project Development &
Gbenga has been involved in the negotiation of various types of oil and gas contracts including several production sharing contracts (PSCs) and has acted for investors, financiers, operators, and contractors on a variety of oil and gas transactions. He was part of the team of lawyers that advised Mobil on the Oso Field Development Project and the Principal Solicitor that acted for Mobil in the Oso-NGL I Project.
He was a member and the Coordinating Counsel of the Technical Team that advised the 8th National Assembly on Petroleum Industry Reforms and drafted several Petroleum Industry Reform Bills including the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB).