G. Elias & Co. was founded in 1994 and has become one of Nigeria’s leading business law firms. The firm has always had an international outlook, with a reputation and outstanding record of carrying out critical, innovative and complex work to the highest standards. It has advised and represented clients on several of the most significant recent developments in Nigerian business law practice, particularly in the fields of sale of businesses, infrastructure financings denominated in hard currencies as well as tax and securities law disputes.
The firm is organised into eight practice areas, which include litigation, corporate (including mergers and acquisitions), banking, capital markets, compliance, tax, intellectual property, and employment, operating across ten sectors, including oil-and-gas and mining, electric power, telecommunications and technology, media and entertainment, food and healthcare, trade and industry, transport and logistics, financial services, real estate and construction, and infrastructure. The firm’s clients in these sectors include leading global multinational enterprises, ambitious, home-grown fledgelings, government-controlled enterprises where the firm has advised on numerous privatisations, and companies controlled entirely by the private sector actors.
The Nigeria Investment Guide 2018 aims to help those doing business in the country and offers an extensive overview of the regulatory landscape, allowing clients to navigate through the opportunities and challenges of operating on a fast-changing continent.
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