SOBO SOWEMIMO & CO, Lagos
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ABOUT SOBO SOWEMIMO & CO
The law firm of Sobo Sowemimo & Co was established in 1960 as Fani-Kayode & Sowemimo. It is a partnership that has flourished over the years, producing an unwavering standard of work, which quickly gained a reputation for excellence that was unequalled then as it is today. Such is the calibre of lawyers that have worked at Sobo Sowemimo & co over the years that the firm has produced no less that four senior advocates of Nigeria and former members of the firm have risen to the bench. The practice of law at Sobo Sowemimo & co is varied yet specialised and includes both litigation and commercial practice.
The firm has a strong bias in commercial, insurance, shipping, banking. Immigration and company law, intellectual property, international trade, probate, wills and trust. Lawyers at Sobo Sowemimo & co are experienced in dealing with local and foreign clients involved in various aspects of industry and commerce. Throughout the past forty years the firm has held its own in the fiercely competitive discipline of practice of law in Nigeria, without selling itself short in the face of military intervention and dictatorship of the recent years and has proved to be an institution for all seasons. The firm has retained and guarded a reputation of prestige, hard work and well-earned achievement.
CLIENT FOCUS / OBJECTIVE
Legal work of highest standard
Combine legal skills with business acumen
Solving commercial problems and at the same time avoiding commercial problems
Meeting legal needs of clients
Prompt, professional service
AREAS OF PRACTICE
At Sobo Sowemimo & Co our practice areas include those listed below. Please click on any of the following titles for more information.
- Banking and Finance
- Company and Commercial Practice
- Intellectual Property
- Labour and Employment
- Maritime and carriage of goods by sea.
- Real Estate
- Internantional Practice & Trade
- Private Clients
Languages spoken include: English, French and Spanish. Where necessary, the firm also works with translators to meet the needs of clients.
CLIENT SERVICE DESK
Experience has dictated the evolution of our Client Service Desk. Very often the firm, in providing legal service to clients, finds that it is confronted with situations that fall outside the strict discipline of law and which cross into other disciplines or professions.
Where appropriate, Clients are referred to our Client Service Desk. Here, we strive to advice and steer them accordingly. Both foreign and local clients have benefited from the services provided by the Client Service Desk as it often acts as a harness or spring board propelling clients in the right direction.