Energy Law

We provide comprehensive legal services to our clients in the oil and gas industry in Nigeria and we are fully conversant with the laws and regulations for establishing and conducting petroleum industry operations in Nigeria. Some of our services include:

  • 1

    Legal representation for indigenous exploration and production companies with respect to joint venture, joint operating and related agreements with foreign technical partners for development of concessions in OPLs and Marginal Fields.

  • 2

    Production sharing contracts, joint-venture agreements, technical and managerial services arrangements, dispositions and acquisitions, farm-ins and farm-outs for indigenous and transnational corporations.

  • 3

    Oil industry service contracts, including transfer of technology arrangements, technical and engineering services and related collaboration arrangements, petroleum products and oil trading arrangements.

  • 4

    Crude oil off-take agreements, including prepayment/finance agreements against off-take;

  • 5

    Department of Petroleum and other regulatory agency approvals and permits;

  • 6

    General advice on all aspects of local and international petroleum projects financing;

  • 7

    Commercial Arbitration, with particular reference to oil industry disputes.