Jide obtained his first degree a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Ibadan and a Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Lagos.
He was called to the Nigerian Bar in 1995.
He also holds a Masters of Law degree (LLM) in International Business Law from the University of Manchester.
He specialises in Energy, Public Private Partnership, Infrastructure, Project Finance, and Employment law.
He has been involved in providing advisory services in the Energy Sector.
He heads the Energy, Natural Resources and Infrastructure practice of the Firm.