Sectors

Sectors

Charity & Philanthropy

Although the very essence of charity and philanthropy is non-commercial, at Omaplex we apply our skills and experience from the world of business to provide cutting edge advice that helps charities to survive and thrive.

Charity & Philanthropy

This work includes helping clients in establishing a charity or philanthropic fund, hiring staff and dealing with the numerous regulations that surround the sector. We protect brands on a national and global basis and advise on complex projects the organization may embark upon ensuring efficiency in operation, compliance with the law and achieving the best possible returns on investments.

Construction & Real Estate

Omaplex Law Firm is recognized as providing cutting edge solutions to real estate structuring transactions. With a skilled team of lawyers available to represent a wide range of clients including property developers, government institutions, sponsors and issuers.

Construction & Real Estate

We assist our clients with matters such as construction, real estate sale and acquisitions, real estate investment trust schemes, financing and refinancing. The firm has a proven track record of advising across issues from contract negotiations to dispute resolutions and finally perfecting legal titles at completion.

Education

Educational institutions today face a challenging and diverse array of national, state, and local laws and regulations. Our lawyers aim to help our education clients accomplish their missions by navigating these turbulent legal waters.

Education

Omaplex Law Firm is a global law firm with a full-spectrum practice which spans the education pipeline from primary and secondary education to higher education.

Environment

With a dedicated team of lawyers, Omaplex Law Firm has a deep understanding of legislative and regulatory developments of environmental law at the local, state, national and global levels and we are therefore able to assist with environmental, pollution and safety issues for clients across industries and around the world. We give advice on land use and regulatory approvals, permits, compliance, financing, enforcement actions and litigation.

Environment

We are more than happy to give expert advice on carbon trading and issues that relates to the preservation of our Environment.

Financial Services Regulation

Omaplex Law Firm offers a market-leading and comprehensive service advising clients on regulatory issues within the banking, finance and capital market sectors. We actively advise clients on the development, application and enforcement of financial regulations as well as on compliance and risk management issues.

Financial Services Regulation

The role we have played in the development of important legislation in the financial sector is an important part of our success. Having worked closely with the government to develop the law, we are uniquely positioned to provide clients with up-to-the-minute advice on important aspects and key implications of all the latest legislative and regulatory initiatives.

Health care

Omaplex Law Firm’s understanding of the regulatory regimes and our relationship with the government across all tiers means that our clients are assured of the highest quality advice on matters such as litigation, mergers and acquisitions, capital raising, regulatory counseling, restructuring and reorganization, contract negotiations among others.

Health care

An increasing recognition of the importance of the healthcare services industry in Nigeria has led to an increase in the regulatory regimes which operators in the sectors must be aware of. Thus players in the healthcare industry must respond to increasingly complex transactions and regulatory landscape.

Industry & Manufacturing

Omaplex Law Firm’s understanding of the regulatory regimes and our relationship with the government across all tiers means that our clients are assured of the highest quality advice on matters such as litigation, mergers & acquisitions, capital raising, regulatory counseling, restructuring and reorganization, contract negotiations among others.

Industry & Manufacturing

Our firm has in-depth understanding of the manufacturing value chain from the sourcing of raw materials to the distribution of goods and the key business challenges faced along each way. Our experience advising on critical projects gives us insights into the issues our clients encounter and the solutions needed to resolve these challenges.

Infrastructure & Utilities

Improving Nigeria’s infrastructure and utilities is a national priority and Omaplex Law Firm is right at the forefront of the key developments in this area in recent times.

Infrastructure & Utilities

The dedicated infrastructure team includes partners that pioneered limited recourse financing techniques and private sector participation in public utilities in Nigeria, and associates who routinely advise on public private partnerships.
Our experience with Nigeria’s utilities predates reforms and developments in the telecommunications, aviation and railway sectors.

Insurance

At Omaplex Law Firm, we offer a full range of insurance services including transactional, regulatory, dispute resolution, claims, competition and restructuring. We have an unparalleled understanding of the prevalent legislative and regulatory environment relevant to the Nigerian insurance business which, combined with our intimate knowledge of the insurance business makes us a first choice.

Insurance

We also work for international insurers and foreign companies with insurance interests in Nigeria. Our lawyers regularly draw upon best global practice to provide guidance that works seamlessly with our client’s operations, no matter how large or small.

Maritime

We provide our clients with creative, pragmatic and industry-sensitive legal solutions aimed at achieving their commercial objectives.

Maritime

Our Maritime practice is able to provide legal advisory services to a broad spectrum of corporate clients from vessel owners to charterers, terminal operators to marine insurers, financial institutions to oil and gas companies on a host of legal issues related to ship finance and mortgages, ship sale and purchase, time and bareboat charters, flag state registration, contracts of carriage, marine insurance, ship building & conversion, construction of terminals and port-related infrastructure and more.

Mining & Metals

With Nigeria’s significant solid mineral deposits and reserves, and an increased government policy focus on mining, the Firm is consistent with its culture of forward-thinking, and pioneering legal practice, established a dedicated Mining & Metals Practice.

Mining & Metals

With one of the strongest banking, finance and capital market practices in Nigeria and having provided legal advisory support to players in the extractive industry in Nigeria and other parts of West Africa, we have garnered significant experience in supporting our clients in their endeavours within the mining and minerals landscape.

Oil & Gas

Operating out of a resource-rich jurisdiction, our Oil and Gas Practice has gained a reputation for deploying an unrivalled understanding of the law, inventive problem-solving, and a true grasp of the particular needs of our clients’ businesses, in providing market-leading legal advisory services to a range of clients, across the oil and gas sector value chain.

Oil & Gas

We advise international and indigenous oil companies, project sponsors, service companies, and financial institutions on various matters including, divestitures and asset acquisitions, licensing and regulatory matters, equity, debt and structured financing, restructurings, taxation, corporate and project finance amongst others.

Power & Renewable Energy

We provide the full spectrum of legal support to a diverse range of clients in the Nigerian power sector, including governments, project proponents, investors, financial institutions, operators, suppliers and regulators, and our capability covers the entire project/plant life cycle.

Power & Renewable Energy

The Firm’s involvement in the power sector predates the restructuring of the power industry in Nigeria. Since the transformation of the power industry, we have been at the very heart of the privatisation of the unbundled power assets giving us significant experience in advising on both the green field and brown field power projects.

Retail & Consumer Products

Omaplex is a law firm that makes business easier for its clients, and this is certainly the case when it comes to the retail sector.

Retail & Consumer Products

Using our expertise in the law and commercial experience, we are able to provide clients with a clear route to market through highly effective contractual agreements and advice in areas such as real estate and trading regulations.

Technology & e-commerce

E-commerce and technology is making a major impact in Nigeria and Omaplex Law Firm has been playing a significant role in helping exciting & new businesses to thrive.

Technology & e-commerce

Our entrepreneurial mind set and creativity is a perfect match for the innovative approach of our clients.

Telecommunications

We are able to provide telecommunications operators with both legal and commercial advice on their operations in Nigeria.

Telecommunications

In this growing area, we offer leading knowledge of the regulations and are in close relationships with law makers. Our intimate knowledge of the political landscape means we can provide up-to-date insight and a heads-up on future developments.
We often work with foreign investors in partnership with local telecommunications operators on large projects and can act as a bridge between all sponsors on a project.

Transportation & Logistics

We understand the language, procedures and practical realities of today’s transportation and logistics industry. From warehousing to third-party logistics, we provide legal advisory services regarding the negotiation, drafting, and implementation of transportation and logistics operations and service agreements.

Transportation & Logistics

Our cross-functional transportation group provides a full-service solution to address the unique needs of transportation and logistics providers including carriers, intermediaries, manufacturers, retailers, distributors by working with our lawyers in other practice groups such as Dispute Resolution, Maritime and Tax thereby enabling clients to fully rely on the Firm for all legal needs.

Corporate governance & Management

At Omaplex Law Firm, we provide services to conglomerate companies and group of companies across all sectors of the economy.

Corporate governance & Management

In summary, we dedicate our interest to the businesses of our clients and deal with the legislation they face along the way. A few examples of services we offer includes, registration of companies, filing of annual returns, filling of notices etc.

Federal civil & Public service

We offer services to government institutions raging from professional advice to litigation and enforcement of judgements.

Federal civil & Public service

We have conducted litigation both nationally and internationally in some of the largest and most difficult commercial disputes in Nigeria. Our experiences and ability to identify key issues and novel legal argument has enabled us to conclude our clients cases successfully and without delay.

Intellectual property rights

At Omaplex Law Firm, we have a long history of dedicated advice and enforcement of intellectual property rights. We have succeeded in many actions instituted in respected of infringements of patents, trademarks and copyrights.

Intellectual property rights

Our firm and Partners have been involved in major litigation on intellectual property rights in Nigeria and has consistently delivered high quality service, alongside international partner firms.