- COMMERCIAL AND CORPORATE LAW SERVICES.
The Firm offers Advice, Intensive and Extensive Negotiation assistance, Drafting, Interpretation, Review, Perfection and Management of Multifarious Commercial Agreements, Registration and Winding up of Companies, Business Names, Incorporated Trustees, Pre and Post Registration Services, as well as handling deals and documentation on Intellectual Property, Joint Ventures, Legal Due Diligence, Mergers &Acquisitions and Company Secretary Services.
- PROPERTY LAW.
Oyefunke Oyewole & Co. handles several types of property transactions and investments. In any transaction, we represent either purchasers or vendors, landlords or tenants, or both parties where practicable, whether in respect of residential, commercial or industrial properties. Our brief includes but is not limited to property acquisition, negotiation and drafting of transaction documents and obtaining the Consent of the Government and or other relevant Authorities, Registration and Approvals in respect of the various transactions. We also advise on secured lending on property. We also handle property litigation and land dispute settlements.
- VERIFICATION & CONFIRMATION OF DOCUMENTS
We conduct Verification, Confirmation and Authentication searches nationally, on various documents including but not limited to Probate Documents, Letters of Administration, Land Transaction Documents, Corporate Affairs Commission Registration and Incorporation Documents, as well as those of other Government Departments/Institutions.
- BANKING AND INSURANCE
The firm acts for banks and other financial institutions and for borrowers. We have been involved in several financial transactions such as single bank and syndicated loans, bank financing of property, assets and leases. The firm undertakes marine and other forms of Insurance.
- FAMILY PRACTICE AND ESTATE MATTERS
The Firm specialises in all aspects of family law practice such as matrimonial and children matters, ancillary relief issues and Matrimonial Property & Asset matters, Wills testate & Intestate succession.
- LABOUR AND INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS
We offer services in Human Resources and Labour Laws Compliance Audit, Industrial Relations & Labour Litigation, Negotiations and preparations of Contracts of, and for Services, Severance Agreements, other labour related contracts and agreements as well as advising on Labour Management relations.
We have been involved in various deals concerning our clients in which we drafted, developed and perfected Agreements on profound and involved business deals right from negotiation stage, through the basic sketch of Agreement even to culmination. In doing this, we lay emphasis on Arbitration and other Dispute Resolution platforms as means of resolving differences that may occur as the business relation progresses.
- IMMIGRATION LAW PRACTICE
We offer Legal advice and consultancy services on immigration matters, processing and procurement of legal status documents such as Business Permits, Expatriate Quota, Work Permits and Combined Expatriate Residence Permits and Alien Cards (CERPAC).
- PETROLEUM, ENERGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES LAW
The Firm has vast experience in the oil and gas industry and we advise on all aspects of the Petroleum, Energy and Mineral resources. We render services such as obtaining permits, approval and licence in various Ministries, Departments and Agencies of Government in this regard, e.g. with the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) as the regulator, DPR and Ministry of National Resources for oil drilling and oil service companies; obtaining consents of assignment of oil leases, the preparation of production sharing agreements and other energy industry agreements.
- INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Oyefunke Oyewole & Co. provides comprehensive advice and assistance on the most appropriate and cost effective way to protect and exploit intellectual property rights. We represent clients in respect of the copyright, trademarks, patent and confidential information in their business affairs. We offer patent and trademark services including searching, tiling, surveillance, opposition and prosecutions. We advise on, negotiate and draft commercial contracts dealing with the exploitation of intellectual property licenses, franchising agreements, agency and distribution agreements.
- TAXATION LAW
The firm has considerable experience in Proactive Tax Dispute Resolution and Defense Strategies and we offer Legal Consultancy services to corporate bodies and individuals on tax matters.
- ADVOCACY AND ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION SERVICE
We advise clients on the most effective ways to manage disputes, prevent disputes and when they do arise, to resolve them in very little time, in cost-effective manner along with the client’s objectives. We represent Clients in Trial Courts (Federal and State), Courts of Appeal and the Supreme Court. These include Administrative and Arbitral Tribunal and other dispute resolution proceedings. Our services also involve Litigation, Mediation, Legal Assessment and Case Evaluation, Dispute Management systems and all areas and aspects of Commercial Law. We are always conscious of the use of litigation and ADR proceedings as a means to attain the commercial ends and other needs of our Clients.
- PRO BONO SERVICES
We provide Pro Bono services to assist financially challenged clients in enforcing and or defending their rights in Law Courts and tribunals. We also provide for such clients, other processes, free legal advice and other challenging issues.