L C. & N. (Legal Practitioners) is an international law firm with its primary office located in Wuse II, Abuja, and associate firms/offices in New York, Los Angeles, Lagos, Owerri, Aba and Port Harcourt respectively.
We practice in varied areas of law both domestic and international and in addition have specialized departments to cater for the specific needs and requests of our clients.
Some of our attorneys are admitted to the Bars of New York State, United States and the United States Supreme Court. We have close association with law firms in New York.
The firm currently has four partners, senior associates and associates. The firm came into existence in 2000 following the merger of two very enterprising sole practitioner firms.
The firm acting as advisors to several states both domestic and international, corporations and/or institutions has continued to lead in the development of emerging areas in legal practice such as corporate law practice with some emphasis on areas verging on Power, Aviation, Oil and Gas, International Trade, Copy Rights, Employment, Labour, Insurance, Banking, Administrative, Mergers and Acquisition, debt management and recovery, General Transportation, Admiralty, IT/Telecoms law and most recently Environmental Law.
The partners and associates within the firm have worked on diverse areas and have requisite skills to meet the challenges of modern corporate, administrative and commercial law practices. The firm is wholly owned by the partners.
We are amply experienced in legal advisory and/or consultative works and have undertaken and collaborated in several legal reform based work including drafting of key legislations for the country. We are also the leading country experts in the Power Industry Sector.
The firm has also participated in drafting, inter alia: the Bill on Violence Against Women, the new bill on Revenue Sharing Formula, the new Bill on the National Refugee Commission, Draft bill to set up a National Multi-sectoral HIV/AIDS Commission.
The firm’s main objective is a commitment to achieving excellence in service through a combination of competence, dynamism, speed and integrity.
The Firm appreciates the sensitive nature of legal practice and therefore ensures at all times, confidentiality and the utmost standard of professionalism in handling client matters. Given the high network nature of the clients we deal with, we have developed the most effective service delivery system, second to none in the profession that always customized to meet our clients unique needs and/or requests.