Raphael Awe-Obe

Raphael Awe-Obe


RCO Court
3-5 Sinari Daranijo Street,
Off Ajose Adeogun,
Victoria Island,
Lagos, Nigeria.
+234 1 4626841/3

E: r.awe-obe@jee.africa
  • Overview

    Raphael is an Associate in the Firm’s Corporate Commercial Department and a member of the Health & Pharmaceutical Sector.

    He is a result-driven, astute and resourceful attorney, with a keen ability to analyse key legal issues and offer practical solutions to clients. He finished top 4% of his set from the Nigerian Law School and has obtained several certifications in Corporate Finance, Capital Markets and Structured Finance.

    He is constantly advising clients on business and corporate restructuring through various methods, including without limitation, scheme of merger, scheme of external restructuring, carve-outs, scheme of arrangement. He also regularly advises multinationals on regulatory compliances in relation to merger control issues. He often engages with regulatory bodies and he is described by clients as being meticulous and delivers results on time.

  • Credentials


    CFA Institute Investment Foundation Certificate

    Nigerian Law School (B.L)

    University of Lagos (LL.B)



    Nigeria Bar Association (NBA)

    NBA-Section on Business Law (NBA-SBL) Mergers, Acquisitions & Corporate Reorganisations

    Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN)

    Capital Markets Solicitors Association

  • Experience


    Mergers and Acquisition

    Corporate Restructuring

    Private Equity

    Venture Capital


    Capital Markets

    Corporate Finance


Practice Areas

  • Corporate Commercial