Banwo & Ighodalo (“B & I”) was established on February 1, 1991 with a determination on the part of its founding partners to build a first class law firm. From our clients’ feedback, we are acclaimed to be very innovative and outstanding in the provision of efficient, timely and cost-effective legal solutions to matters brought to us.
We are constantly ranked as one of the top five Nigerian law firms in Corporate Finance & Restructuring, Project Finance, Foreign Investment & Divestment, Securities & Capital Markets, Mergers & Acquisitions; as well as Energy & Natural Resources and Intellectual Property.
Firm Structure and Personnel
The firm is structured as a partnership and has over forty (40) lawyers. Our personnel have consistently demonstrated uncommon commitment to excellence in their various areas of practice.
The firm undertakes work for public and private companies, governments, Nigerian and foreign investors, financial institutions, foreign law firms and international consultancy firms. Members of the firm are frequently called upon to serve as resource persons at local and international seminars and workshops.
Our head office is situate in the prime commercial district of South-West Ikoyi Lagos, and enjoys proximity to the head offices of multinationals and leading financial institutions.
Our regional office in Maitama, Abuja, is strategically located in the political capital of Nigeria, placing us advantageously in our dealings with government and regulatory agencies.