Governments/MDAs

Governments/MDAs

Our firm has partnered with various Government Parastatals on many occasions ranging from high profile asset recoveries, concession agreements, project development and finance. Some of the projects we have been involved in are highlighted below:

  • Our team of solicitors represented the Trustee in the State Government of Osun’s N10, 000,000.00 (Ten Billion Naira) Bond Issuance Programme.

  • Our team advised and defended an agro-based company in a suit against a financial institution for indemnification and/or specific performance of a contract awarded by the Federal Government of Nigeria (“FGN”) which the financial institution induced the breach of on account of the oft-encountered challenges of documentary credit.

  • Part of the legal team advising and representing the FGN in the recovery of part of Abacha loot in cross-border jurisdictions;

  • Our team advised and represented the FGN in the recovery of the N1.04 Trillion penalty imposed on a multi-national telecommunication company.

  • Our team drafted and reviewed a Concession Agreement for the development of a Federal Government-owned land.

  • Our team was retained by the FGN to undertake a forensic analysis of the regime of repatriation of foreign currency out of Nigeria by a foreign company with the collaborations of its bankers, determine sums repatriated contrary to extant foreign exchange regulation, and take strategic steps to recover the sums of US$ 13 Billion adjudged to have been illegally exported.

  • Our team was retained by the FGN to advise on and recover sums to the tune of over US$ 12.7 billion arising from the shipment and sale of over fifty million barrels of crude oil by several local and multinational oil companies.