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Commercial Lawyer (Senior)

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Job Summary

Senior lawyer to coordinate all corporate/commercial legal issues and projects.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 7 years

Job Description

REQUIREMENT:
  • Proven experience as a commercial lawyer or similar position.
  • Proven background on commercial law (contract law, tax law, accounting, securities law, bankruptcy, intellectual property rights, licensing, zoning laws, etc.).
  • Excellent technical understanding of Nigerian law relating to corporate and commercial law, capital markets, corporate banking,  corporate finance, etc.
  • Minimum of 7 years post call to bar experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Consult and handle all corporate legal processes (e.g. intellectual property, mergers & acquisitions, financial/securities offerings, compliance issues, transactions, agreements, patents).
  • Negotiate and coordinate business transactions.
  • Handling all matters and communications related to the CAC.
  • Expanding the commercial/corporate clientele of the firm.
  • Provide utmost confidentiality in all business-related matters.
  • Manage different types of contracts, legal reports and supporting documentation.
  • Negotiate deals on behalf of the firm.
  • Design and review the firm’s policy and position on legal matters.
  • Inspect all legal issues related to new products and services.
  • Research, anticipate and guard the firm against legal risks and violations.
  • Engaging and working closely with external legal counsel as and when required.
  • Structure, draft and review reports and other legal documents.
  • Draft and administer all contracts.

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