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IPL/Wapic Insurance Plc Merger

Legal Counsel to Intercontinental Properties Limited (IPL), an asset and property management subsidiary of Access Bank Plc, in its on-going merger with Wapic Insurance Plc. In that capacity, we pro...


Access Bank Plc. and Intercontinental Bank Plc. Merger

We acted as solicitors to Intercontinental Bank Plc in its 2011-2012 merger with Access Bank Plc between 2011 and 2012. This was a notable transaction due to the size of the operations of both bank...


Sale and purchase of Spectrum Licences of a Moribund Telecommunications Company

We currently represent the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (“AMCON”) in the sale and purchase of the operating licences and spectrum bandwidth of a moribund company to an invest...


CBN-driven consolidation exercise: Unity Bank`s Recapitallisation

PUC acted jointly with the law firm of Abdullahi Ibrahim & Co as solicitors to Unity Bank Plc. for its N23,928,142,026 (Twenty Three Billion, Nine Hundred and Twenty Eight Million, One Hundred ...


UBS Investment Bank, London advisory

We partnered with UBS Investment Bank, London, as Nigerian Counsel, in advising one of Nigeria’s first-generation banks in a restructuring arrangement.

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Sale of Oceanic Bank Sao Tome

As sole legal Counsel to the recently acquired Oceanic Bank International Plc in respect of the sale of the entire issued share capital of its subsidiary in Sao Tome and Principe to Global Fleet UK...


US$150m Naira-linked Bilateral Loan Agreement with Merrill Lynch International

We acted as the Borrower’s Counsel in the review and negotiation of the terms of a US$150,000,000 (One Hundred and Fifty Million Dollars) Naira-linked Bilateral Loan Agreement with Merrill Ly...


N1.8Billion Recovery for Oceanic Bank International Plc

We recovered the sum of N1.8Billion for the erstwhile Oceanic Bank International Plc (now Ecobank Nigeria Plc) in May 2010 in a suit which started out as a claim for discharge of a contract of guar...


Oceanic Bank International Plc N541,079,046.23 debt recovery and N700 Million third-party guarantee

We are currently pursuing another N541,079,046.23 debt recovery action and defending a N700 Million third-party guarantee claim on behalf of Oceanic Bank International Plc.

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Ecobank Nigeria Plc $13 million Guarantee Contract

We are currently prosecuting a suit on behalf of Ecobank seeking to discharge a Guarantee Contract with obligations in excess of $13 million currently pending before the Lagos State High Court.

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