Anonymous Employer

Senior Litigation/ Commercial Lawyer

Legal Services

Nigeria - Lagos | Full Time | NGN 150,000 - 250,000


Job Description/Requirements

Job Details:

  • Must be versed in Litigation and commercial law
  • Attend meetings, take minutes and circulate same.
  • Carry out research on issues on law, prepare and draft legal documents, opinions and articles and proffer legal advise
  • Prepare Court processes and represent clients in court
  • Advise clients on rights and responsibilities, liability, prosecuting or defending lawsuits, business transactions
  • Company Secretarial functions 
  • Apply for and monitor applications at both the Lands Registries and Corporate Affairs Commission
  • Liaise with regulatory bodies and government agencies
  • Draft Commercial Agreements
  • Carry out research on issues on law, prepare and draft legal documents, opinions and proffer legal advise
  • Prepare Court processes and represent clients in court
  • Advise clients on rights and responsibilities, liability, prosecuting or defending lawsuits, business transactions
  • Liaise with regulatory bodies and government agencies
  • Exceptional verbal, written communication and presentation skills
  • Must be dedicated to meeting deadlines 
  • Demonstrates organizational skills
  • A strong commitment to client needs and corporate objectives.
  • Must have practical experience in structuring transactions and drafting commercial agreements
  • Must be a demonstrated team player.

Requirements:

  • Must have leadership skills and quality to be a team leader.
  • Must be of good character/personality.
  • Must have verifiable records of commercial transactions concluded and/or Court of Appeal or Supreme Court trial.
  •  Must be at least 12 active years of practice.
  • 10 - 15 years post-call

Salary:  NGN200,000 upwards inclusive of pension and medical insurance. 


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