Mariam Mamman-Odey is an associate in the Firm’s corporate and commercial practice groupShe graduated from the University of Benin, Nigeria. Mariam has honed her skills in advising clients across various sectors, offering comprehensive legal solutions in multiple areas of law. Her broad range of expertise includes general advisory, corporate restructuring, labour and employment, immigration, corporate governance, consumer protection and regulatory compliance. She consistently stays updated with the latest legal developments and industry trends to provide the highest quality counsel to her clients. 

As a dedicated professional, Mariam is an active member of the Nigerian Bar Association and the Nigerian Bar Association’s Section on Business Law. In addition to her legal work, Mariam has also been a valued member of the Templars team, providing legal advisory services to the Women at Risk International Foundation (WARIF), a prominent organization committed to combating gender-based violence, empowering survivors, and creating awareness about sexual assault and human trafficking. 

A Selection Of Relevant Experience

  • Advised Kuda, a digital bank on its $10 million seed round, $25 million Series A fund round and $55 million Series B round, successfully securing funding to scale up the bank’s operations. 
  • Advised Johnson & Johnson on the global spin-off of its $15 billion consumer healthcare business. 
  • Advised Olam International, a leading food and agri-business company on its internal restructuring and carve-out of its business into two distinct operating groups. 
  • Advised Speedcast, a multinational telecommunications company on the restructuring of its global business and minimising the impact on its Nigerian entity. 
  • Providing comprehensive labour and employment law advisory services to multinational companies, including Meta and Bytedance, ensuring compliance with relevant laws and regulations and minimizing legal risks. 
Expertise

Corporate & Commercial.

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