Our Services laurel August 22, 2023

Our Services

Laurel Francis & Associates is a consulting firm of Attorneys and Solicitors built on providing fully integrated and multi-dimensional premium professional services to its clients.

Services We Offer
Company Secretarial Services

Our firm of Secretarial and Legal Advisory Team consist of lawyers who have in-house experience as company secretaries and legal advisers to both corporate entities and government agencies.

Our team of lawyers have the requisite competence, interpersonal skills, knowledge and experience to carry out any assignment or task. We maintain the highest levels of ethics and professionalism in preparing and managing Board and corporate documents. We maintaining confidentiality and work diligently in helping our clients maintain the highest level of corporate governance in their institutions/companies.

  • Advisory on Regulatory compliance
  • Preparing Standards and Policies for companies
  • Arranging and attending meetings of Board of Directors and shareholders
  • Conducting Trainings for Board of Directors
  • Corporate Governance Audit of Boards
  • Evaluation of Boards
  • Organizing Quarterly Board meetings
  • Organizing Corporate Committee meetings
  • Keeping proper records of statutory books
Corporate Law

Our corporate law practice provides high quality legal advice and support to our clients to help them navigate and adapt their business to the ever changing and evolving local and international commercial and regulatory landscape.

Our services include but are not limited to the following;

  • Advise on regulatory compliance
  • Provide assistance and guidance with business set up/structure
  • Advise on business arrangements/restructuring
  • Advice on divestments and liquidations
  • Advise on foreign investments
Dispute Resolution:
Litigation, Arbitration & ADR)

One of the core competences of the firm is dispute resolution. The firm has a team of lawyers that is able to deliver quality representation in various courts, tribunals and panels and on various issues/matters e.g securities laws, labor and employment laws, communication etc. The firm handles both civil and criminal matters. It is also able to arbitrate and mediate professionally as the case warrants.

Insolvency & Restructuring

Our team comprises lawyers with the requisite expertise with local and international exposure, who belong to various professional bodies such as: BRIPAN, Business Recovery and Insolvency Practitioners of Nigeria, where they are active members of the association.

Our services include but are not limited to;

  • Litigation
  • Corporate restructuring
  • Business arrangements
  • Business rescue
  • Corporate recovery
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Property Law

Our firm provide services in every aspect and full spectrum of the Real Estate Industry. We provide quality legal representation in a variety of both simple and complex transactions, regulatory and litigation matters where they arise. Our aim is to protect the interest of our clients throughout the process or transaction.

Our services include but are not limited to the following;

  • Due Diligence
  • Conducting detailed searches at the land registry, CAC etc.
  • Consulting with relevant government institutions and agencies
  • Drafting and perfection of agreements
Media and Entertainment

We provide services in the following areas;

Drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements across various sectors of the creative and cultural industries.

Providing advisory services for financing and investment in various sectors of the creative and cultural industries.

Litigation of entertainment and media disputes.

Advising on Compliance with regulatory issues that may arise from entertainment industry related transactions.

Procuring licenses and permits

Immigration matters/Business permits
  • Expatriate quota
  • Business permits
  • Citizenship matters
  • Place of worship permits
Technology

Our firm provides technologically driven advice tailored to meet each client’s unique business needs, while considering the existing regulations in place that would govern such business.

We have extensive experience in financial services advisory, product development, and commercial understanding of technology, digitization, IP and data.

Our services include but are not limited to the following;

  • Regulatory |Compliance
  • Review, drafting and negotiation of agreements
  • Business and Product Deployment advisory
  • Procuring relevant Licenses
  • Investment Transactions
  • Data Protection

Partnerships/Affiliations

We are affiliated with a network of local and international firms and experts whose services will be readily available where necessary for the accomplishment and delivery of client’s mandate.