Senior Associate

Victor Samuel is a Senior Associate and a member of the firm’s banking and finance, energy, projects and infrastructure teams.  He advises international and local clients on structuring and financing diverse infrastructure projects; syndicated lending transactions; and debt restructuring.

He is instrumental in advising the sponsors of an independent power project in a ring-fenced area of Aba, Abia State, in connection with the debt restructuring of a facility provided by a syndicate of Nigerian lenders and various investors. 

Victor was a crucial part of the team that advised Daystar Power Group in connection with a multimillion-dollar debt financing from Sunfunder Inc. for the expansion of its solar power projects for commercial and industrial energy users.  He also recently advised the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH on its Nigerian Energy Support Programme, which involves providing legal advisory services regarding the Nigerian electricity supply industry, as well as fostering investments in the renewable energy, energy-efficiency and rural electrification sectors in Nigeria.

2021Senior Associate, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie
2019Associate, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie
2017Associate, Detail Commercial Solicitors
2015Associate, Animashaun, Animashaun & Associates
2013State Counsel, Ministry of Justice, Nasarawa State


2013Nigerian Law School, BL
2012Enugu State University of Science and Technology, LL.B




Nigerian Bar Association


Chambers Global 2022: Energy and Projects Overview

April 21, 2022

UUBO is pleased to have been featured in Chambers Global 2022: Energy and Projects Overview. The publication is a resource for practitioners and investors in Nigeria and provides valuable information about current economic, legal, and political trends affecting the Nigerian Energy and Project space and its key players. Nicholas Okafor (Partner), Adeola Sunmola (Partner), Victor […]

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