Mr. Adeniji holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree [LLB] from the University of London, a Master of Laws Degree [LLM] from Georgetown University Law Centre, Washington DC and a Certificate of Studies in Natural Resources and Environmental Law & Policy from the University of Denver Sturm College Of Law. He was admitted to practice law [BL] in Nigeria in 1987.
He is a prominent solicitor in the energy and natural resources sectors of Nigeria. Formerly Senior Consultant at the World Bank [Oil, Gas, Chemicals & Mining Department] in Washington, DC and member of the team assembled by the World Bank for the development of a Strategic Gas Plan required for facilitating major private sector investment into the Nigerian natural gas sector.
He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association, the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation and the Nigerian Gas Association. He was formerly an officer of the Power and Mineral Law Committees of the Section on Energy Environment Resources and Infrastructure Law of the International Bar Association