BANKING

With the constant evolution of the banking and finance industry in Nigeria, it is pivotal that laws are abided and rights protected.

Being strategically located within the commercial hub of the country, we ensure that our clients feel safe in any banking and financial dealings.

Our experience include:

  • Debt Recovery and advisory
  • Mergers and acquisition
  • Syndicated Loan Transactions

CAPITAL MARKETS

We have a leading capital markets practice, covering a wide range of transactions from corporate restructuring to IPOs.

Our experience in capital raisings include advising on:

  • Initial Public Offerings (IPOs)
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Debt and Equity
  • Derivatives
  • Private equity
  • Private placement
  • Right Issue
  • Schemes of arrangement and reconstruction
  • Securitisation
  • Securities and financial regulatory experience with SEC i.e. stock exchange listings

CONSTRUCTION

We are actively engaged in advising on construction matters, contentious or otherwise.

We regularly advise on intellectual property rights i.e. trademark, patents, copyright etc.

Our experience include:

  • Early dispute resolution settlements
  • Preparation and negotiation of projects documentations
  • Infrastructure projects



MEDIA

Our team is well-versed in representing entertainment, media and advertising clients, as well as content providers in the fields of film, television etc.

We regularly advise on intellectual property rights i.e. trademark, patents, copyright etc.

Our experience include:

  • Copyright, trademark and patent rights
  • Digital rights and privacy
  • Intellectual property acquisition
  • Licensing, vetting and distribution
  • Artist management
  • Film, television and media agreements
  • Financing and private equity investments

TECHNOLOGY

We are aware of the ever-evolving technology, globally and nationwide.

We have substantial expertise in the area of technology, understanding the need to ensure our clients’ innovations and business interests are well protected.

Our experience include:

  • FinTech
  • InsurTech
  • Startups
  • eCommerce
  • Private equity
  • Commercial contracts
  • Privacy and data protection
  • Regulatory approvals

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

We showcase our prowess within the legal world in the case of astute dealings with financial institutions.

We provide our client with legal advice required to ensure that the conditions of raising finance does not stifle the growth of their business.

Our experience include:

  • Insurance matters
  • Taxation Litigation and advisory
  • Financial services and regulation
  • Mergers and acquisition
  • Dispute resolution
  • Pension matters
  • Real estate portfolio management

CORPORATE FINANCE

We understand the necessity for professional and pragmatic advice with regards to raising finance for business in the Nigerian economy.

We provide our client with legal advice required to ensure that the conditions of raising finance does not stifle the growth of their business.

Our experience include:

  • Asset financing
  • Debt financing
  • Project Financing
  • Loan documentation
  • Insolvency
  • Anti-money laundering
  • Securitisation
  • Debt restructuring
  • Insolvency

MANUFACTURING

We have a team of highly proficient lawyers with practical, in-depth experience in the manufacturing, automotive and related industries.

Our experience include:

  • Product defects
  • Personal injury
  • Auto-cases
  • Contracts
  • Registration and maintenance

IMMIGRATION

We handle and advise nationally and internationally on all matter relating to immigration law, including the procurement of business permits and approved status, among others.

Due to our professional relationship with the appropriate government agencies, we quickly co-ordinate and expedite documentation, urgent or otherwise.

Our experience include:

  • Business permits
  • Approved status
  • Technical service agreements
  • Residence permits
  • Work permits
  • egistration
  • Design registration

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

The essence of protecting innovative ideas cannot be over-emphasised.

We at Chris Ogunbanjo LP understand this imperative need and have a dedicated, expert team for this very purpose.

Our experience include:

  • Filing trademark applications
  • Registering, licensing and franchising
  • Representing clients in intellectual property disputes
  • Arbitration
  • Trademark registration
  • Patent applications and registration
  • Design registration

INVESTMENT

The ‘Africa Rising’ narrative brings with it high rewards as well as high risks. Our Team is well-placed to advice on the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and portfolio investment landscape.

Our team is well-versed in ensuring our clients’ investments are protected, domestically and internationally.

Our experience include:

  • Transaction Structuring
  • Repatriation of Investment
  • Public-private partnerships
  • Joint venture
  • Expropriation Claims
  • Foreign Direct Investments
  • Portfolio Investment

REAL ESTATE

We constantly strive to deliver the best we can, and this is found in our Real Estate team.

We advise on construction projects and relevant parties in the property development chain handling intricate transactions.

Our experience include:

  • Mortgage
  • Asset Sale
  • Asset Purchase
  • Recovery of property
  • Perfection of property document
  • Real Estate Due Diligence
  • Real Estate finance

TRANSPORTATION

We provide comprehensive legal services to our clients in the area of admiralty, aviation and rail.

Our experience include:

  • Ship finance and lease
  • Ship sale and purchase
  • Joint ventures
  • Aviation regulation
  • Leasing land and airport space
  • Aircraft financing and leasing
  • Aircraft accident and litigation