Practice Areas/ Sector
Niji Oni & Co provides all round Secretarial Services to domestic companies and foreign companies with Nigerian subsidiaries, ensuring that our client’s corporate affairs are swiftly and efficiently kept in balance and conformity with applicable laws. Our Firm also has an impressive advisory portfolio with bespoke corporate governance, corporate structure, corporate contracts, regulation of corporations, transferability of shares, organization and mode of subscription of capital, composition of the board and management, labour, compensation, staff welfare and pension issues and finance.
Our team of skilled and experienced lawyers facilitate, attend and record board, committee, management and shareholders meetings; file statutory returns with the regulators – Corporate Affairs Commission, Federal and State Inland Revenue Services and the Securities and Exchange Commission; provide technical and practical support to company secretaries and directors by ensuring compliance with the law, regulations, and best practices through our proactive and periodical secretarial/legal audit of our clients.
In Nigeria, Agriculture is diverse and therefore various legal issues arise on a day-to-day basis. Niji Oni & Co. has been providing legal services to the agriculture community for years, and we bring our experience and industry commitment to our representation.
We advise the sector stakeholders and players on different aspects of the agriculture value chain. Our services include providing advice on agro-finance and investment, agro innovation, establishment and operation of fast-moving consumer goods, and manufacturing of agricultural raw materials among others in line with current laws, regulations, policies etc.
Given its rich international network, Niji Oni & Co., has advised on the establishment of agricultural related businesses in Canada, Kigali, Ghana, Uganda and Kenya. Amongst others, Niji Oni & Co. is also a member of the Agriculture Section of International Bar Association, NBA SBL Agriculture Committee. As a way to contribute to the continuous development of the industry.
Notably, the Firm has contributed to the creation of an integrated agricultural management system for the southwestern states of Nigeria and has successfully advised clients on numerous novel collaborations with several State Government in Nigeria.