Viyon is a transactional lawyer with significant experience advising on a wide range of corporate-commercial mandates. He possesses a commercial nous for solving complex commercial matters with a view to adding value to clients. He graduated in the top 1% of his graduating class at the University and has written and published several articles in peer-reviewed journals in Nigeria. He has represented a diverse clientele of top-tier indigenous, international, and multinational clients across key sectors, including Nigeria’s power, oil and gas, telecommunications, technology, real estate, and consumer goods. He was one of the 2022 cohorts of the Illini Science Policy Scholars/fellows who worked on core policy issues impacting the state of Illinois, United States.
Viyon is a member of the Business Advisory Practice of the Firm, where he regularly advises on all aspects of corporate commercial law for a wide range of multinationals and corporate clients on sector-specific commercial transactions. Viyon’s passions and interests are in the areas of Energy and Infrastructure, Taxation, Banking and Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Equity, and Policy development.