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Our Reach

  • The Firm was awarded “Capital Markets Team of the Year”; “M&A Team of the Year” and Energy Team of the Year” at the ESQ Legal Awards 2015  and “Capital Markets Team of the Year” in ESQ Legal Awards 2016.

  • A Partner in the Firm is listed as an expert in the 2015 edition of the “Expert Guides' World's Leading Women in Business Law”.

  • Lawyers in the Firm are recommended in the Banking, Finance and Capital markets, Energy & Natural Resources and Shipping Practices in " The Legal 500 EMEA Guide " and a few are listed as elite leading lawyers in the recent edition.

  • The Law Digest – Capital Markets Law Firm of the Year for Africa 2015 and Mergers and Acquisition Team of the Year for Africa, 2015. The awards were based on, among others, the opinions of over 5000 senior practitioners spread across Africa.

  • A Partner in the Firm is the President of Intellectual Property Law Association of Nigeria (IPLAN).

  • "A partner in the firm is currently on the reconstituted board of the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority".

  • A Partner in the Firm is the Secretary of the FINTECH Association of Nigeria.

  • A Partner in the Firm is the Chairman of the Nigerian Capital Market Solicitors’ Association.

  • A Partner in the Firm is the erstwhile Chairman of the Section on Business Law of the Nigerian Bar Association.

  • A Partner in the Firm is the Vice-Chairman of the Energy and Environment Committee of the Section on Business Law of the Nigerian Bar Association.

  • The Firm was included in the “Top 20 Project Finance Global Ranking” by The Lawyer in 2014.

  • The Firm was awarded the LAWIGS Law Firm of the Year Award 2014, for its contribution to education and outstanding internship program.

  • The Firm is a member of the International Project Finance Association and also a member of the Loan Market Association.

  • The firm is a Nigerian member of the Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA), an international alliance of law firms in more than 50 countries, providing a one-stop shop for clearance of international advertising campaigns, as well as advertising law practice.

  • The Firm is an active member of the Anti-Counterfeiting Collaboration (ACC) of Nigeria and is involved in all its activities geared towards review of applicable laws, and the creation of public awareness on the dangers of counterfeiting and piracy.

  • A Partner and other members of the IP practice group served/are actively serving on various sub-committees of the International Trade Marks Association (INTA) including the INTA MEASA Anti-Counterfeiting Sub-Committee, INTA Legal Practice Resources Committee, INTA African Trade Marks Offices Sub-Committee, INTA Trademarks Administrators Committee and INTA Trademark Reporter Committee and the Intellectual Property Committee of the Nigerian Bar Association’s Section on Business Law.

  • A Partner and other members of the IP practice group served/are serving on various committees reviewing and making recommendations regarding the IP regulatory authorities (e.g., the merger of the Trade Marks, Patents and Designs Registries with the Nigerian Copyright Commission).