Corporate & Commercial Law
Our firm advises on all aspects of business and commercial law. We undertake the incorporation of companies under the Nigerian law on behalf of foreign individuals and corporate bodies. We also undertake the preparation and perfection of all commercial documents and international contracts. We have considerable experience in commercial contracts, sale of goods, receivership matters, negotiation and preparation of pre incorporation contracts, the formation and structuring of corporate entities, the purchase, asset sale, acquisition, restructuring or mergers of companies for foreign and local entities. We are frequently consulted by foreign law firms, professionals corporate bodies on various aspects of Nigerian law.
Our Firm serves as General counsel to various organisations, which encompases crisis management, compliance reporting and public policy advocacy.
Our firm undertakes legal audit and due diligence for a wide range of public, private and public establishments to determine their legal stability and integrity. We employ the method which is best suitable for our client’s situation. While our fees are competitive, our methods are effective
Our firm undertakes and advises on government affairs and regulatory matters, policy advocacy, due diligence and permits procurements. We are frequently consulted by foreign law firms, professionals, and corporate bodies on various aspects of government matters in relation to Nigeria.
Our firm advises on all aspects of international law. We are frequently consulted by foreign law firms, professionals, and corporate bodies on various aspects of international law in relation to Nigeria.
Property & Real Estate
Our firm advises on and undertakes all matters related to real estate, property law, acquisition, perfection of titles ie C of O, deeds, mortgages, as well as legal matters related to property and facilities management, recovery of premises, landlord and tenants. We represent corporate and individual clients in this regard
Our firm undertakes the processing, registration, defense and enforcement of all intellectual property rights, including, patent, and trademarks, copyright as well as design. We also advise on all aspects of intellectual property law. Our clients include foreign law firms, professionals, local and foreign corporate bodies. The key practice areas of intellectual property in Nigeria are as follows: 1. Trademark 2. Patent 3. Design 4. Copyright These are governed by respective laws and conventions
Our firm provides notarial services, as respective officers are qualified to authenticate, prepare, attest, verify, witness and certify original and copy legal documents for use in Nigeria and internationally.
Our firm advises on all aspects of labor law for local and foreign law firms, governments, individuals and corporate bodies. We are frequently consulted by foreign law firms, professionals and corporate bodies on various aspects of labor law in relation to Nigeria.
Our firm is highly rated as advisers to businesses on raising finance from the available public markets. This includes the Stock Exchange, finance houses and international financial sources. We have experience in assisting clients on raising finance for funding and advise on the right choice of market to suit the individual business' need including both private equity funding and IPOs. We ensure that clients meet the requirements of the various markets and gain the best advantage from IPO listings.
Our firm advises on all aspects of immigration law. We have considerable experience in obtaining visas, expatriate quota, business permit, CERPAC and general immigration matters relating to Nigeria, the United States of America, Canada, Europe and the UK. We are frequently consulted by foreign law firms, professionals and individuals on various aspects immigration.
Our firm takes advantage of the various legal options prevailing for the benefit of our clients to recover their debts efficiently. We employ the method which is best suitable for our clients situation. While our fees are competitive, our methods are effective.
Our firm undertakes both civil and criminal litigation. We adopt the means which will expose our clients to minimum risk and cost. We are frequently consulted by foreign law firms, professionals and corporate bodies on various aspects of civil and criminal law in Nigeria.
Our firm advises on and undertake all aspects related to maritime law including: 1. maritime liens: arrest and attachment of vessels 2. regulatory and, legislative matters related to the Nigeria Customs Service, 3. vessel documentation 4. vessels: financing, regulatory compliance, and port leasing 5. labor and employment matters related to vessel crewing and rig workers 6. contracts of carriage: drafting and advising on contracts of affreightment and bills of lading 7. maritime casualties: collision, fire, groundings, general average, salvage and towage 8. maritime and rig financing, 9. cargo loss or damage claims, including bulk and containerized carriage 10. charter parties: drafting, negotiation, and arbitration 11. maritime personal injury defense 12. marine insurance including coverage advice and litigation 13. port development projects and privatization 14. oil pollution and environmental matters 15. shipbuilding and repairs, contract negotiation and litigation