Uche Nwokedi & Co (UNC) is a leading law firm with a high degree of specialization in Energy and Natural Resources Law. It was established in 1990, which prior to its existence identified the unreached areas in the energy industry that required legal services, and was primarily established to render legal services to the oil industry, and to support the several joint venture companies then in operation as well as oil industry service companies. UNC has evolved from a specialist oil and gas firm to a full service law firm with a team of dedicated lawyers and a full complement of highly qualified administrative personnel that are diligently selected for their abilities, and have successfully handled many complex and highly contentious matters.
The Firm also has a high degree of expertise in various transactions especially within the Oil and Gas Industry. For the last 25 years the Firm has been actively involved in many different aspects of financing, negotiations, drafting of agreements, restructuring, privatization and deregulation, and in the development of whole sectors of the economy, as well as advisory work in relation to Oil and Gas law, Maritime law, Solid Minerals and the like.
Mr. Uche Nwokedi, the Principal Counsel of the Firm is a distinguished Senior Advocate of Nigeria and the Editor-in-Chief of the law report – Nigerian Oil and Gas Cases. His experience includes litigation in Superior Courts, and domestic and international arbitration. Our clients include major multinationals and Indigenous oil producing companies, foreign law firms, banks and other financial institutions, and corporate organizations.
2 Adeniyi Olanrewaju Street
Lekki Phase 1
Tel: +234 903 804 0000/0817 333 4441