Disputes are inevitable consequence of commercial and non-commercial activities. To this end, our dispute resolution approach is tailored to each client’s specific need and defined by their goal and objective. We explore strategic alternatives in resolving disputes ranging from pursuing consensual resolution to seeking immediate recourse to the law courts where necessary.
Our scope of expertise includes litigation, arbitration as well as other Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) mechanisms including Mediation and Conciliation.
Our business advisory practice is reflective of the diversity of our clientele. It is tailored to meet the requirements of modern business transactions. It is broad based and covers a wide spectrum of corporate and commercial law ranging from company formation, corporate structure, mergers and acquisition, joint ventures, capital market transactions, foreign investment, regulatory compliance, corporate governance to company secretarial services. Our expertise also covers corporate insolvency and receivership.
We provide our clients with expertise on issues relating to trademark, copyright, assignment, licencing, patent and design. Our lawyers have the knowledge and expertise to proffer practical solutions to our client’s on issues arising from and relating to Intellectual Property law in Nigeria. We also secure our client’s interest through the enforcement of their Intellectual Property rights before Arbitration Tribunals, Trade Marks Registrar and the Federal High Court.
We also provide a full range of legal advisory professional service in media and entertainment law in order to meet the growing demands of our client’s. We are committed to meeting the needs of musicians, publishers, writers, and artists hence our collaborative approach in the provision of legal advisory services to our clients in areas such as production and rights acquisition, endorsement and sponsorship, procurement and commercialisation of media rights, exploitation of image and media rights, royalty contracts, broadcast rights. We also provide legal advisory services in publicity and privacy rights as well as e-commerce.
We are committed to providing innovative and practical solutions to our clients in order to meet the demands of modern Real Estate challenges. Our Real Estate & construction practice cuts across real estate finance, development and dispute settlements. It also involves registration of land instruments, drafting and negotiation of real estate contracts and investigation of title. Our lawyers are well versed in the negotiation of building contracts as well as FIDIC and ICE contracts.
We provide our clients with legal advice on matters relating to employment and labour law matters. Where necessary, we initiate enforcement actions involving breach of trade secrets and restrictive covenants. Our labour and employment practice also involves, severance claims dispute, collective bargaining, employee welfare and benefits, redundancies, dismissals and terminations issues as well as occupational health and safety among others.