Our firm, Praxis Legal (Barristers & Solicitors), is a corporate and commercial law firm founded in 2005. Though boutique, the firm however has a global outlook established to meet the dynamics of modern day business which demands prompt, efficient and personalized services. We advise extensively on variety of transactions within Nigeria, as well as other cross-border transactions governed by varying international legal regimes. We also have strategic relationships with firms in the Latin Americas, Europe and the United State of America to assist our offer of seamless advice across borders.
In the nascent electric power reform and industry in Nigeria, we have been privileged to offer our services to both local and foreign investors, international energy and infrastructure advisory firms, government agencies and law firms in Europe and Latin America. Our engagement by the renowned global leader in energy advisory, AF Mercados EMI, Spain as their local counsel in various transactions in the privatization of PHCN Gencos and Discos assets, and private Greenfield IPP legal works, has given us the necessary capacity and scope in this emerging economic activity. Our team of Solicitors, led by our partners called to the Bar in the 1980s, have decades of experience in varied commercial law and practice and are known for excellence in aiding clients attain their goals.
Over the years, we have also interfaced with national and regional government regulatory and public institutions in representing both our local and international clients. Our lawyers are experienced in obtaining approvals and permits from these institutions, and also in ventilating our clients' claims before them.
Lastly, our practice areas have been designed to serve as a one-stop law office for clients in need of any aspect of commercial legal service, including dispute resolution. Our specialized services are mainly in the areas of Corporate and Commercial Law, including debt recovery and dispute resolution. While our head office is located in Victoria Island in Lagos metropolis, we have branch offices spread across major cities in Nigeria including Abuja, Benin City, and Uyo in Akwa Ibom State.