Destiny Aigbe, a Colorado-native currently living in the Washington, D.C. area, focuses his practice on a wide range of securities and corporate matters. His clients consist of public and private companies, investment banking firms and individual entrepreneurs. Destiny also represents issuers, underwriters, and placement agents in private and public securities offerings, including reverse mergers, initial public offerings (IPOs), secondary offerings, private placements, debt offerings, private investments in public equity (PIPEs), and equity crowdsourcing.
Destiny earned his B.S. in Finance with honors at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business. He then worked for Bank of America’s Investment Banking Division, where he participated in mergers and acquisitions in the energy and power sectors. He graduated from Vanderbilt University Law School, where he focused on the Law of Finance and Mergers & Acquisitions and earned a certificate in Law and Business.
Upon graduating law school, Destiny gained experience in government contracts and employment law in various federal agencies. As part of his service at the U.S. State Department, Destiny briefed U.S. Ambassadors, diplomats, and locally-employed staff in Baghdad, Iraq and Amman, Jordan in 2012 on employment laws. After the State Department, Destiny worked as a transaction and contracts manager for the National Institutes of Health. He was involved in several Small Business Innovation Research contracts and helped entrepreneurial biotechnology, nanotechnology, pharmaceutical, and data analytics firms receive funding and grow. For several years, Destiny volunteered on the board of directors of a non-profit organization helping the homeless population in Northern Virginia.
Outside of the office, Destiny enjoys playing racquetball, jogging, investing, and traveling. He currently lives in North Bethesda, Maryland with his wife and two young daughters.