As a result of the recent economic meltdown worldwide, which started in the 2000s in Asia and spilled on to the Americas and later to Europe, the African economy which is a developing one, has not been insulated from the effect of the global meltdown.
Nevertheless government intervention to ensure the survival of banks and other institutions, commercial and financial institutions have taken a hit with the resultant negative effect on many of these institutions.
This department offers immeasurable support services to the sector, working with experienced solicitors in the sector to support clients through the difficult period. In particular, we provide legal support for the commercial and banking sectors on dispute resolution and enforcement, corporate and regulatory matters, strategic alliance, commercial litigation, transactions, finance, loan recovery, claims, etc.
As a commercial firm, we offer in-depth sector experience legal services to our clients and key stakeholders, which have added and continue to add significant values to the growth of their businesses, while guiding them through the difficult terrain the economy is passing through.
Our clients range from top banks, established local and international companies and other corporate financial institutions, including multi-nationals.
This department is headed by Gbenga Kushimo and Mr. Femi Atoyebi (SAN) exercises supervisory authority over the department.