ǼLEX law firm is one of the largest most diversified law practices in West Africa.
It providescorporate and commercial legal services that include, transactional, regulatory and policy matters. Litigation and dispute resolution services in the corporate and commercial space are also offered.
Clients are predominantly multinational companies. They include banks and multilateral lenders, oil and gas companies, oil service companies, telecommunication companies, insurance companies, trading and manufacturing conglomerates, project owners, EPC contractors, airlines and shipping companies. It also advises foreign embassies, multilateral agencies and chambers of commerce.
Its lawyers are admitted to practice in several jurisdictions including Nigeria, New York, Texas, Ghana, England and Wales. Its lawyers are also qualified in political science, economics and engineering disciplines and posses skills and experience from their involvement in major transactions and projects.
Regular interaction with industry operators means advice is offered in anticipation of, and consistent with, changes in policy and regulation.
Global Rankings and Accolades
ǼLEX has frequently achieved top tier rankings by international directory platforms including: Legal 500, Chambers Global Guide, IFLR 1000's Guide to World’s Leading Law Firms and the Who’s Who Legal Nigeria Firm of the Year (this was achieved a record five consecutive times).
***ǼLEX PARTNER RECEIVES RECOMMENDATION IN WTR 2019 RANKING
Davidson Oturu has been named as one of the world’s leading trademark professionals for 2019.
Davidson, a partner in the IP and TMT Practice Group, was recognised as a 'recommended individual' by the World Trademark Review in its 2019 rankings.
Davidson's achievement reflects why the firm's Intellectual Property (IP) practice in recognised as a leading practice in West Africa.
Davidson and the IP team manage different legal aspects of more than 4000 trademarks - the biggest part of ǼLEX's IP portfolio and one of the most protected areas in Nigerian businesses.