Firm Accolades

IFLR1000

“The firm’s advice is very easy to understand and business-centric. …. They are also well connected and have key contacts in various types of organisations and sectors that come in handy. “

IFLR1000

“Detailed in research and legal opinions. Follow through with the client to post completion of transaction.”

IFLR1000

“They are always available, understood market peculiarities; very efficient and pragmatic in meeting client’s needs. “

IFLR1000

“They take time to understand their clients’ requirements and any hard stops; technically very competent and detailed.”

IFLR1000

“They had a good understanding of the subject matter and provided proactive strategies in the negotiation with the banks.”

IFLR1000

“They are adept in capital markets, demonstrated great speed, agility as well as had the relevant network to get the requisite approvals in record time. Also, they demonstrated great customer management in their dealings with our mutual client”

IFLR1000

“The firm is very experienced in the area of the transaction. The team was always willing to advise and help us with each step to take throughout the transaction. They timeously delivered tasks in order to meet deadlines. They provided excellent ancillary and post-transaction services. They were very accessible.”

IFLR1000

“Agile and proactive service delivery. Detailed and simplified documentation.”

IFLR1000

“Documentation detailing, follow through on reviews and relationship management with clients…”

IFLR1000

“This is a firm with people who are not just extremely knowledgeable of the legal and regulatory frameworks that affect the capital markets, but they are also able to apply those in different or unique circumstances. In summary, the firm has brilliant lawyers, with the experience and expertise that always shines through in our transactions.”

IFLR1000

“Very timely, innovative, attentive to detail, willing to go the extra mile, always available upon demand/request through the period of the engagement and beyond, available to provide thoughts and views on aspects beyond the terms of the engagement.”

IFLR1000

“The firm provided stellar legal services in its role as trustees counsel, from structuring of the transaction to documentation and execution of material documents…”

IFLR1000

“Always available to work, excellent legal advice, prompt response to inquiries. “

IFLR1000

“Attention to detail. Quick responsiveness. Professionalism.”

IFLR1000

“Excellent performance.”  

IFLR1000

“The firm are very responsive to our requests. I never once followed up on pending requests. Also, the firm’s lawyers were always available to respond to any of our inquiries. Another attribute I admire the lawyers for is their excellent critical thinking skills and great attention to detail.”

IFLR1000

“The team prepares excellent transaction documentation and shows invaluable expertise in providing advice. “

IFLR1000

“They are a well-rounded firm and have displayed knowledge in different areas of law. They are very professional in the rendering of their services to us. “

IFLR1000

“The firm delivers through tight deadlines set. Documentation review is very thorough and precise.”

IFLR1000

“They are very professional, diligent and articulate in their advice, opinion and reviews.”

IFLR1000

“… the highest standard within the Nigerian legal market as their lawyers possess commendable commercial know-how and are always willing to see things from the business perspective of my company. The firm also has the right relationships with the regulators in Nigeria which we find to be very useful as we grow our business. “

IFLR1000

“Responsive and practical as well as obviously expert on the law.”

IFLR1000

“Excellent in communication and timing. Responsive and commercially driven. “

IFLR1000

“Knowledgeable, flexible, approachable, nice to work with. “

IFLR1000

“Professional, efficient and knowledgeable.”

IFLR1000

“Responsive and competent”

IFLR1000

“Very responsive, practical.”

IFLR1000

“Clear, concrete, good professionals, good communication and very safe.”

IFLR1000

“The team is very responsive and thorough, as well as solution-oriented and commercial. It’s a real pleasure working with the team.”

IFLR1000

“They are responsive and able to provide detailed analysis on the legal issues as well as very good guidance… “

IFLR1000

“The team is very responsive and thorough, as well as solution-oriented and commercial. It’s a real pleasure working with the team.”

IFLR1000

“The firm was innovative in its approach and did not relent to provide multiple solutions that were fit for purpose to our great delight.”

IFLR1000

“Their legal opinion contains practical and specific views supported by current rules/regulations/laws… “

Chambers Global

“Highly reputed group with wide-ranging expertise in the financial sector. Consistently engaged in high-value matters on behalf of domestic and international financial institutions and banks…”

Chambers Global

Market commentators consider the team to be “very precise. They were always a few steps ahead because they understood the terrain better – they guided us through a lot of sharp corners.”

Chambers Global

Well-regarded firm that harbours expertise in project development matters and transactions in the space. Working with prestigious clients based both in and outside of Nigeria, the practice is also adept in mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, and regulatory matters.

Chambers Global

“They were very knowledgeable and responsive, and they have a big team, which is great.”

IFLR1000

“They understand the local environment very well and are plugged into the market. Quality first draft of agreements. Very responsive.”

Chambers Global

“Commentators give the team high marks for responsiveness and availability and appreciate the lawyers’ communication skills and commercial understanding.”

Chambers Global

“They give common-sense advice – they are lawyers but they also advise on the business side.”

Chambers Global

“They are always commercially minded and understand the need to get things absolutely right – I’m very impressed.”

Chambers Global

“They have streamlined their processes, so you get quality work regardless of the partner you work with.”

Chambers Global

“They stand out to us: they have the expertise.”- Nicholas Okafor possesses notable experience in project development and transactions in the energy sector. One client stated: “He is a very strong advocate for his clients,” adding: “What stands out for me is his ability to recognise what really matters most for the client.

IFLR1000

“…subject matter expertise both industry and country-specific. Deep bench of partners and associates. Well-connected and driving policy.”

Chambers Global

“They’re level-headed, and they build relationships – they are able to pass that on to the associates too.”

Legal 500

“Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie has the best financial sector knowledge of any of the firms” in Nigeria “with excellent partners and very good juniors.”

IFLR1000

“Excellent support, liberally at our beck and call.”

IFLR1000

“Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie is without doubt an all-round top-tier firm…”

IFLR1000

“An outstanding firm with a fantastic reputation.”

IFLR1000

“Great regulatory practice…Udo Udoma is very strong on public sector work and at interfacing with public entities.”

IFLR1000

“… They are very attuned to the current laws, rules, and regulations as well as forecasting out potential changes that may be arising or coming. They are extremely quick to revert on issues and questions even responding at odd hours or on weekends.”

IFLR1000

“… widely accepted as the corporate firm of choice in Nigeria, and the go-to firm for a large percentage of international outfits looking for local counsel in the country…”

IFLR1000

“A member of Nigeria’s ‘magic triangle’, Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie is among the most established and regarded firms in the jurisdiction.”

IFLR 1000

“Best value for money law firm in Nigeria by a mile. You get world-class work done, on time…The quality of work from Udo Udoma has always been first class. The partners are extremely competent and customer service is great.”

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