In 1965,E & P was born out of the need for a truly empowered yet exceedingly competent law firm within the World legal society.

The Firm is premised on fundamental synergies: a common vision to develop a superior and diversified law firm offering specialised knowledge and unparalleled personalised service coupled with an unwavering emphasis on delivering a total value added product within the context of a free globally incorporated World.

Our Mission

We wish to:

  • remain a leading law firm committed to the highest standards of service excellence and truly representative of the demographics of Nigeria;
  • continue to embrace technology in order to ensure that our objectives of service excellence are realized;
  • uphold the firm ethos of empowering our employees and service providers;
  • provide our staff with a challenging and creative workspace based on an entrenched culture of recognition and learning;
  • maintain service excellence at every contact throughout the firm;
  • continue enhancing our specialisation in a range of legal disciplines critical to corporate Nigeria, offering leadership and creative thinking in each focus area; and constantly enhance our ability to understand and to evolve within the context of the local and regional business environments, thereby allowing us to assist local clients in the pursuit of global objectives and foreign clients in the structuring and development of their local interests.

Keys to success

  • Excellence in fulfilling the promise – completely confidential, reliable, trustworthy, expertise and information.
  • Maintaining and enhancing the visibility of the Firm as a shining beacon in the Nigeria legal fraternity.
  • Leveraging from a vast pool of expertise into multiple revenue generation opportunities, including consulting, project consulting, regulatory and market research, and the interpretation and actualisation of the law within a Nigerian and global perspective.
  • Providing optimal solutions strengthened by longstanding relationships with our clients.
  • Intimate understanding of our clients businesses and strategic objectives.
  • Unwaveringly upholding the ethical standards of the profession whilst simultaneously contributing to the positive development of the legal society as a whole.
  • Promoting the implementation of the latest available technology on an ongoing basis. Ensuring that the Firm’s personnel at every contact are developed to the maximum possible level, firm in our belief that the inherent potential of all of us is just waiting to be realised and actualised.