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Litigation & Arbitration

Litigation & Arbitration

We have rich Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution experience and are therefore able to offer clients practical and effective legal strategies in today’s litigation, arbitration, and conciliation and mediation environment.

Our lawyers regularly appear before trial and appellate courts in Nigeria and administrative tribunals and we have the resources to handle major litigation on a long-term basis, as well as smaller cases in a cost effective and efficient manner and our main litigation/arbitration practice areas are the followings:

 

Civil disputes, including debt recovery on behalf of private persons, banks, and financial institutions, corporate insolvency procedures [company liquidation, receivership & winding-up]; contractual claims; Intellectual Property Rights protection, including passing-off actions, trademark infringement, copyrights and patents; Torts, including personal property injuries and product liability cases; Labor and industrial relations including master-servant disputes, pension contribution issues, safety and environmental protection at work places etc; Disputes involving carriage of goods, licensing, agency, franchising and import/export trade; Administrative actions [mandamus, certiorari and prohibition proceedings]; Criminal defense and prosecution; Other related litigation and arbitration matters.