Partner, Commercial Dispute Resolution
Segun has 22+ years' litigation and arbitration experience and expertise across a range of sectors with a particular focus on banking and financial services.
Specialises in resolving complex disputes and claims which have elements of dishonesty, fraud or corruption
Head of BLP’s Africa Group and many of his cases relate to or originate from jurisdictions in sub-Saharan Africa.
Head of BLP’s Energy Disputes practice with particular focus on oil and gas and power sectors.
Has taken six cases to a full trial or substantive hearing on the merits and has obtained a successful outcome in all of them.
Has applied for or defended applications for emergency injunctions and disclosure orders in English High Court on more than ten occasions.
Clients include the African Development Bank and the Central Bank of Nigeria.
Recognised by Chambers and Legal 500 as a ‘leading individual’ for banking litigation and civil fraud, as well as a ‘foreign expert’ on Nigerian disputes.