Dispute Resolution Group
Our Dispute Resolution Group is an integral part of our practice. With the combined expertise and experience of a Senior Advocate of Nigeria and some of the country’s leading dispute resolution practitioners, our formidable and excellent team is well placed to assist our clients in resolving their inevitable disputes legally and commercially as they arise in the course of their businesses.
Our dispute resolution services are a hybrid of litigation as well as alternative dispute resolution mechanisms such as mediation, conciliation and arbitration. Our team possesses the critical capability, analytical skills and emotional intelligence to represent our clients and protect their interests before all courts and tribunals in Nigeria. Our consistent and unrelenting efforts have resulted in our recording of some notable successes on our clients’ behalf, and are a testament to our experience and proficiency.
Most of the firm’s dispute practice arises from a general representation of its corporate clients, mainly contractual disputes arising from a broad spectrum of commercial transactions involving taxation, oil and gas, finance, shipping, statutory and constitutional interpretation, agency relationships, the supply of goods and services, property related matters (including construction and building contract disputes), employment disputes, infringement of intellectual property rights, etc.
The firm represents its clients in commercial arbitrations within and outside Nigeria, whether ad hoc or institutional. With the assistance of its experienced international correspondents, the firm is able to initiate and defend cases before courts and arbitration tribunals all over the world and with the benefit of branch offices in Abuja and Port Harcourt, ACAS-Law is able to provide on the ground advice and legal representation to clients situate in different parts of Nigeria.