Having a comprehensive and in-depth knowledge of the law and business of energy, from oil and gas, bio-energy, renewable energy or other forms of natural resources as well as electricity, our network with key players in this field further affords us a competitive leverage over our contemporaries.
Further to providing relevant legal solutions to key players in the energy sector, we shall also show dependable expertise in advising new investors in this sector on the right and most strategic conduit to effectively carry on their business as well as clear and gainful evaluation on possible project financing solutions.
We carry out these aforementioned responsibilities fully abreast of the environmental and regulatory requirements. Our legal expertise extends to rendering advice on the Nigerian Oil and Gas Sector, advising on joint venture arrangements and legal documentation such as operating agreements, farm-in and farm-out agreements and technical assistance agreements, advising on compliance with the regulatory regime and environmental regulations, procuring requisite and licenses, applications for conversions of OPLs to OMLs, advice on labour issues and community claims.
The practice of environmental law and its application in Nigeria is a new phenomenon essentially introduced by the establishment of the Federal Protection Agency. Accordingly, the environment as it relates to companies and industries has developed importance and the need for expert advice to companies has become not only necessary but also more commonly required. Hence we will keep abreast with the happenings in this sector of practice in all its ramifications.