Our History

Messrs Legal Assent is a multi-disciplinary Law firm, with core expertise in Litigation, Arbitration and Corporate Commercial Law. We possess a broad spectrum of high calibre of expertise suited for undertaking various kinds of projects in the field of Litigation, Arbitration, Corporate Governance and Consultancy. Our operation assures a high degree of effective and excellent execution. The firm was registered April, 2006 under a partnership name of Canaan Law Office with the Corporate Affairs Commission, Abuja, Nigeria, until September, 2017, when the name was changed to Legal Assent after the formal dissolution of its initial Partnership.

Our firm has successfully rendered an unequalled professional service to its numerous clients within its period of operation and currently operate in Abuja the Federal Capital Territory, Nigeria.

About Us

We are a Law firm of Partners and Associates attorneys at Law organized to provide clients with a range of services not just on large scale, but also on individual cases in Contract and Commercial dealings (Corporate and Business Law), Litigation (Civil, Criminal, Human Rights advocacy), Arbitration (Dispute Resolution, Mediation and Conciliation), Banking (Mergers and Acquisitions, Professional Risk Mitigation, Consolidations, Company Searches e.t.c), Insurance, (Risk Advisory and Investments, Underwriting Advisory, Policy Recovery, Brokerage Claims, etc), Real Estate (Agency, Advisory and Consultancy), Information Technology (Regulations Advisory and Claims Recovery), Intellectual Property (Registration and Advisory) and Good Governance Advocacy.

Our Mission

… To exceed our clients’ increasing expectations.

Our Vision

…First choice in human capacity and Law development.

Our Core Values

… Maintain confidence of clients and stakeholders in compliance with ethical standards of our profession.

What We Do

Because we are there for the important everyday issues, not just the big, less frequent deals, our relationships with our clients are extremely important. We have a rich client relationship and this enables us to listen to and understand what our clients' real needs are, and how we can deliver a client-led service wherever they choose to.

Our brand is built upon legal excellence, global capability and long-term full service relationships with our clients.

When every man lives without law every man lives without freedom.

~Joseph Ratzinger (Pope Benedict XVI)