Practice Areas

Corporate & Commercial

  • General Corporate 
  • Immigration & Employment Law
  • Company Secretarial & Regulatory Advisory

Finance

  • Corporate Finance 
  • Fintech

Dispute Resolution

  • Litigation 
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution

Sports, Media & Entertainment

Energy and Natural Resources

Intellectual Property

Immigration & Employment Law

We offer a range of advisory services to our international clients that do business in Nigeria. Our knowledge of the legal and regulatory requirements of the regulatory agencies ensures that our clients’ foreign participation is protected. 

We work regularly on the following matters:

  • Employee incentive schemes
  • Pension schemes structure, documentation and regulation
  • Expatriate employee remittances and taxes
  • Preparation and review of Employment contracts 
  • Preparation of Employee Handbooks
  • Preparation of Employer Policies and Procedures
  • Obtaining work permits, subject to regulation visas, 
  • Obtaining entry clearance visas, 
  • Obtaining combined expatriate quota approvals and business permits .

Corporate Finance

We offer comprehensive advisory and transactional services to companies, financial institutions, commercial and merchant banks, leasing companies, insurance companies, real estate companies and developers, and other entities/individuals on corporate and compliance matters.

We work regularly on the following matters:

  • Project Finance
  • Securitization
  • Public Finance and asset finance
  • Syndicated and bilateral lending
  • Debt conversion

Fintech

Jaden Attorneys is a “go-to” for fintech in Nigeria. We have advised our clients on the following:

  • Corporate structure for start-ups
  • Foreign investment 
  • Sector-specific regulatory compliance 

General Corporate

Jaden Attorneys has handled key corporate and commercial transactions, our team of lawyers have advised multi-nationals in deals worth millions of dollars. We offer services in the following matters:

  • Foreign direct investment
  • Strategic investments
  • Privatizations
  • Reconstructions
  • Corporate governance

Company Secretarial & Regulatory Compliance

We have an experienced team of lawyers who understand the intricacies of the Nigerian Economy in relation to Business Compliance. We offer the following services to local and international clients: 

  • Anti-bribery and corruption compliance
  • Anti-terrorism regulation
  • Anti-money laundering regulation
  • Health, safety and environmental regulation
  • Company formation (pre-formation, incorporation and post-incorporation).
  • Maintain Register of Members and other statutory books/records and file returns.
  • Prepare, attend and co-ordinate company meetings; prepare minutes and maintain company’s minute Book.
  • Prepare resolutions on behalf of the company

Energy & Natural Resources

Jaden Attorneys advise on a wide spectrum of matters covering the mining, oil, gas, power and renewable sectors of the economy .

Our expertise includes advisory and transaction structuring work in the project financing of petroleum investments. Our services include but not limited to:

  • Joint venture and joint operating agreements
  • Production sharing, risk service and other field development agreements
  • Project management and consultancy agreements

Tax

We have a team of lawyers specialized in Taxation. We advise our local and foreign clients regularly on the following:

  • Tax investigations and audits
  • Tax dimensions to specific business practices
  • Petroleum Income Tax
  • Companies Income Tax
  • Personal Income Tax

Intellectual Property

We represent multinational consumer product companies and offer a full range of legal services in relation to the protection of intellectual property rights. Some of the services we offer include:

  • Trademark Registration
  • Copyright & Design
  • Passing-off and seizure

Sports, Media & Entertainment

SPORTS, MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT

This Practice Area oversees the representation and management of athletes, artists, record labels, and companies with vested interests in Sports, media and entertainment. The scope of our duties revolve around the following:

  • Representation Agreements and Multiple Representation Agreements;
  • Standard Player Contracts;
  • Negotiation of contract terms and negotiations in general;
  • Preparation and review of contracts in general 
  • Performing artists contracts/Production contracts
  • Endorsements and sponsorship arrangement

Litigation

We have successfully represented clients in trial and appellate courts across Nigeria. Our clients include multinational companies, financial institutions, and high-profile individuals.

The services we offer include but are not limited to the following:

  • Registration and enforcement of foreign judgments in Nigeria
  • Representing the defence in Criminal prosecutions 
  • Enforcement of loan agreements in court 
  • Representing financial institutions in suits filed by customers 

Alternative Dispute Resolution

At Jaden Attorneys we seek to speedily resolve disputes of our clients through alternative mechanisms such as Arbitration, Mediation and Conciliation.