The firm has a heavy footprint in International Commercial Arbitration, mediation and other ADRs garnered with vast experiences in Oil and Gas and maritime Arbitration.
The Firm parades a team of exceptional aviation experts with enviable credentials and experiences in the area of aviation law and practice.
We are among a select few law firms of first recourse for banks and other financial institutions, both locally and internationally in the provision of full-fledged, in-depth and excellent banking and corporate finance consultancy.
We regularly assist local and international promoters of diverse business entities to get their dreams off the ground. We help clients to establish and incorporate companies, branches and liaison offices within Nigeria.
Our services in this area straddle the entire focus of company secretarial duties, including areas which would normally have fallen within the scope of duty of an in-house counsel.
We believe that litigation should be a last resort and therefore adopt an approach that provides clients with strategic legal guidance on how to minimize litigation-risk and avoid litigation
We provide timely and effective advice to assist in the improvement of a businesses’ performance, overcome operating or financial difficulties, and ultimately protect future value for stakeholders
We represent a number of local and international clients and have advised on many IT transactions, in all of these, providing the necessary documentation for the transactions.
Fortress Solicitors combines superior technical skills, ingenuity and deep industry knowledge to provide industry-focused and issue-based legal solutions to our diverse clientele in the insurance sector.
We provide world-class advice on all aspects of intellectual property. Our Intellectual Property experts constantly advise on local and cross-border acquisition, exploitation, use, and enforcement of intellectual property rights.
We are renowned for our practical business perspectives and solutions in guiding clients through the complex morass of employment laws and regulations.
Fortress Solicitors provides advisory services in all aspects of the oil and gas industry, including, but not limited to energy industry agreements and securing compliances, registration, and regularization with the Department of Petroleum Resources.
Fortress Solicitors has extensive and wide-ranging experience in providing legal advice on power transactions and renewable energy.
Fortress Solicitors provides full legal support to clients involved in private equity transactions, including institutional and accredited investors, as well as to businesses receiving such investments
Our project finance practice offers in-depth knowledge across a range of industry sectors, including financial institutions, energy, power and infrastructure, transport, including aviation and shipping and technology and innovation
Our Real Estate Practice is renowned for its sophisticated experience, skill, and support necessary to deliver a high level of service across all real estate matters
We at FORTRESS render specialized, experienced and efficient services in this area of law and business. We have a well-established shipping law practice.
The firm has a well-established Taxation practice. We have been retained tax advisors to 3 of the major indigenous players in the upstream sector of the petroleum industry in Nigeria for more than eight years.
We are conscious that this is a heavily regulated sector. As a result, Fortress Solicitors works with clients to ensure they fully understand and meet their regulatory obligations, both in transactional and operational matters.