GENERAL LITIGATION

The firm is well known for its seasoned and effective litigation team.  A long history of commercial, civil and corporate litigation practice has adequately equipped the firm to effectively and competently handle difficult and complex litigations. The firm handles disputes in areas that include commercial and industrial disputes, financial services and commercial fraud; contract law and torts, personal injury claims, family and divorce law; trust and equity. The firm also conducts the defence of persons and organisations charged with varied offences.  Our litigation lawyers have extensive experience in trial and appellate practice in state and federal courts and before administrative tribunals. The firm currently handles a wide range of corporate and commercial disputes as well as criminal law matters before several superior courts of record in Nigeria.  Our litigation lawyers are assisted by an experienced staff of litigation assistants. 

 

ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION 

The firm aims at resolving disputes at the earliest possible time by negotiation and alternative dispute resolution methods such as mediation, conciliation, and arbitration.

We have found that suggesting ADR often leads to quick, effective and satisfactory settlement of cases and that litigation is becoming a last resort. The firm has some of the most qualified and experienced commercial arbitrators in Nigeria who provide the expertise that is vital for quick, efficient, effective and binding alternative methods of resolving disputes. The firm aggressively pursues results that make good business sense for its clients.