Corporate and Commercial Law
The firm has vast experience in providing legal services pertaining to corporate structure, corporate contracts, advising on shareholders and management relationship, capital transactions, acquisitions and disposals of shares and assets, advising on and effecting liquidations, receiverships, mergers and acquisitions, schemes and arrangements and the purchase of distressed companies.
Due to our wide experience, we are able to provide general legal advice on anticipated and on-going transactions with a view to informing on any likely disputes and the ways of preventing or limiting same. In specific dispute cases, we offer general commercial advice on the legal issues involved and specific advice on the course of action to take in order to reach a best commercial and speedy resolution.
Our Company Secretariat is headed by a Partner, Tunde Busari, President, Chartered Institute of Secretaries and Administrators and Fellow, Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, U.K. Our firm serves as Company Secretary to many corporate and commercial organisations drawn from the major sectors of the economy. In this capacity, we carry out the formation and establishment of companies, partnerships and sole proprietorships in Nigeria, attend Board and Shareholders meetings, file requisite returns at the relevant regulatory agencies, offer nominee arrangements as well as general legal advice to our clients.
We also advice on and ensure compliance with applicable regulatory agencies within the banking, insurance, industries as well as the capital market.