GLOBAL REVIEWS AND RECOGNITIONS – CAPABILITY ATTESTATIONS BY WORLD’S LEADING RATING AGENCIES  FOR LAW FIRMS

Independent commentators have frequently acknowledged and ranked the firm highly on transactional matters relating to Nigeria.

Extracts from the capability attestations of the world’s leading Law Firm Rating Agencies are as follows:

“Chambers Global-Guide to the World’s Leading Lawyers for Business” Published by Chambers & Partners, has consistently, over the years, recommended the firm highly. According to Chambers Global: www.chambersandpartners.com/global

Corporate/Commercial
Chambers Global, year 2016 edition remarks that: “The team is known for Frequent market involvement in the PPP sphere. Praised for its depth of experience handling foreign investment matters. Has significant expertise in capital markets and frequently advises on equity transaction”. Chambers Global, year 2012 edition states of Abdulai, Taiwo & Co. that: “This well-established firm has a predominantly international client base and remains particularly busy in cross-border M&A work”. Sources say: “Very experienced and knowledgeable”.

Banking and Finance
Chambers Global, year 2016 edition describes Abdulai, Taiwo & Co., as “Seasoned team with an established footprint in the finance sector” Chambers Global, year 2012 remarks of Abdulai, Taiwo & Co. that: “this firmly established practice is well versed in the full spectrum of corporate, transactional and financial advisory matters”.

Intellectual Property
• Chambers Global, year 2016 edition remarks that: Abdulai, Taiwo & Co., is “Noted for its expertise in trade mark matters”

Legal 500 (EMEA), a global law firms rating agency recommends the firm highly in the areas of Corporate and Finance. www.legal500.com

• Legal 500 (EMEA), year 2013 edition remarks that: “Abdulai, Taiwo & Co. stands out for its experience in cross-border M & A work.”

• Legal 500 (EMEA), year 2011 edition remarks that: “Abdulai, Taiwo & Co. is one of the best practices in Nigeria, with experience across a range of innovative projects”.

“IFLR: 1000 – The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms” has, in the past 16 years, consistently, recommended the firm highly. According to IFLR:1000: www.iflr1000.com

Financial and Corporate Law
IFLR: 1000, year 2014 edition remarks that: “Abdulai, Taiwo & Co. traditionally has one of the strongest capital markets practices in the country”

Financial and Corporate Law
IFLR: 1000, year 2013 edition remarks that: “Abdulai, Taiwo & Co. is one of the oldest and best known firms in the market as well as being one of the pioneers of the capital markets practice in Nigeria”

Financial and Corporate Law
IFLR: 1000, year 2012 edition remarks that: “Abdulai, Taiwo & Co. has a long heritage in the market ……… also has a lot of expertise in transport and infrastructure.”

Project Finance
IFLR: 1000, year 2011 edition remarks that: Abdulai, Taiwo & Co. “provide uncommon skills in matters of development banks and infrastructure and have vast experience on projects”.

Capital Markets
IFLR: 1000, year 2010 edition remarks that: “Abdulai, Taiwo & Co. receives high praise in particular for its capital markets practice, where the firm featured on some of the largest deals across the Nigerian market.”

Financial and Corporate Law
IFLR: 1000, year 2009 edition remarks that: “Abdulai, Taiwo & Co. is an innovative law firm which has a good grasp of sophisticated international procedures…”

Financial and Corporate Law
IFLR: 1000, year 2008 edition remarks that: “Abdulai, Taiwo & Co. is the strongest law firm in financial and corporate matters …”

Capital Markets
IFLR: 1000, year 2005 edition remarks that: “Abdulai, Taiwo & Co.’s reputation in the capital markets fields is especially strong …..”Banking IFLR: 1000, year 2004 edition remarks that: “Abdulai, Taiwo & Co. has solid banking experience …….”

Privatisation
IFLR: 1000, year 2003 edition remarks that: “Abdulai, Taiwo & Co. has first class experience advising on privatisation and strategic sales, advising both the government and investors”.

 

ABDULAI, TAIWO & CO. was the awardee of “West Africa's World Class Financials and Multi-Services Legal Consultants of the year 2010” in the West African Corporate Achievement Awards.

 ABDULAI, TAIWO & CO. was the awardee of “NIGERIA’S BEST MANAGED LEGAL FIRM of the year 2005” in the West African Awards by the Institute of Direct Marketing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

           

 

 

 

 

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Abdulai Taiwo & Co is ranked in the IFLR1000