Daniel Obidiegwu


Partner Profile

Meet Daniel

Daniel is a lawyer with over a decade of professional legal experience in finance, capital markets, commercial litigation, arbitration and other forms of dispute resolution. He also possesses expertise in oil and gas and environmental disputes having represented international oil companies in environmental disputes with host communities.

Prior to becoming a partner at Millhouse Legal Advisory (MLA) worked in the Litigation and ADR department of the law firm of Aluko & Oyebode, one of Nigeria’s largest full service firms. At Aluko & Oyebode, Daniel was exposed to complex commercial litigation arising from the enforcement of New York Convention, Arbitration Award between a private company and a state owned entity. In addition, Daniel also possess significant experience in debt recovery, asset tracing and freezing orders.

In addition to his considerable litigation experience, Daniel possesses significant experience in Capital Market having worked for the Nigerian Stock Exchange a licenced Self Regulatory Organisation (SRO) under the Investment and Securities Act, 2007. At the Exchange Daniel was exposed to emerging trends within the Nigerian Capital Market Space including the emergence of Exchange Traded Derivatives, the Regulatory and Compliance framework for publicly traded entities within Nigeria, Exchange dealing member entities and other operators within the capital market.


Practice Areas


People Skill
Analytical Skill
Listening Skill
Research Skill
Communication Skill
Problem-Solving Skill

Every aspect of law is rapidly becoming more complex: digitalization, availability and impact of big data. #MoreForLess is effecting a large number of clients. At MLA, we use legal tech alongside new service delivery models and daily realities of globalization to delivery of legal advisory and additional services to our clients for added value which we consider as a modern role for lawyers


Our Promise

Offering Our Clients First-Class Legal Solutions

At MILLHOUSE LEGAL ADVISORY, we appreciate our clients’ desires to control the cost of services rendered to them. Accordingly our billing policy is flexible and we try to accommodate the peculiar requirements of each client. However, our billing structure comes with a detailed agreement and the agreement has several payment options as it suits the client e.g. monthly, quarterly, bi-annually, or annually.