Wale Irokosu

Managing Partner

Wale is a legal practitioner and Notary Public with over ten years post-call experience. He is a co-founder and also the Managing Partner of Probitas Partners LLP.


Wale is the lead counsel at the Firm and combines a broad practice in litigation and commercial law. Clients and professional colleagues often retain him for contentious cases. He has represented, at various times and in different cases, the Caverton Offshore Support Group Plc., Plycon Limited, Ibile Holdings Limited, Vono Products Plc., the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Dana Airlines Limited, Mart Energy Resources, Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited, Nigerian Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Forte Oil Plc., Tempo Paper Pulp & Packaging Limited, Chief Bolaji Ayorinde S.A.N., and the Estate of Justice L.J. Dosunmu amongst others. He has litigated on a wide range of issues including insolvency, land matters, maritime, aviation, sale of goods, election, matrimonial causes, employment, family and succession.


As a commercial lawyer, Wale has practical experience in a range of complex commercial transactions. He recently advised on:

  • the Listing by Introduction of Caverton Offshore Support Group Plc., on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) as Counsel to the Listing;
  • the negotiation of the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) between the Lagos State Government and PIPP LVI Genco Limited and the construction of the 6.5MW Peninsula Independent Power Plant in Lekki, Lagos as Counsel to the latter;
  • as Consortium Counsel on the acquisition bid for the NIPP Gbarain Power Plant in Gbarain, Bayelsa State by Chapel Bay Consortium (Channel Oil & Petroleum Limited, Eczellon Capital Limited; Bayelsa State Government, Banner Gas Limited and Power China);



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