Corporate & Commercial Law

We represent corporate entities, businesses and high net worth individuals on matters relating to commercial and corporate transactions and disputes which may arise from these. Our work in this area covers shareholder disputes, internal rearrangements and reconstitution of companies, corporate governance, joint venture disputes, transfer of shares, the exercise of the rights of preemption, Winding-Up and Receiverships. We also assist clients with the preparation of documentation relating to commercial arrangements such as shareholder agreements, agency and distributorship agreements and management/technical service agreements.

The firm has a dedicated company secretarial arm which focuses on the incorporation of Businesses (Companies, Partnerships, Business Names and Not-for-Profit Organizations/Associations), handles diverse corporate matters and post-incorporation requirements such as filing of companies’ annual returns and other corporate papers at the Corporate Affairs Commission in Nigeria.