Senior Litigation Officer Job in Nigeria

Amy Consulting - Our client is a full service law firm that provides excellent legal and business advisory services across a wide range of sectors.

They are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Senior Litigation Officer

Location: Ikeja, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversight responsibility in handling of related litigation matters for the firm.
  • Ensuring client relationships are effectively managed.
  • Overseeing compliance in respect of statutory filings of clients matters.
  • General corporate and commercial law practice.
  • Preparation and vetting of court processes.
  • Management of court cases.
  • Negotiating, drafting and reviewing legal agreements and other documentation for the firm.
  • Conducting legal due diligence on counter-party to transactions involving the firm.
  • Researching legal issues relating to transactions.
  • Providing legal opinions on issues that may arise in connection with the transactions.
  • Providing general legal advice on transactions.

Key Requirements

  • Minimum of 7 years post call experience (with a good grasp of litigation).
  • Minimum of Second Class Upper Division from a recognized university and Nigeria Law School.
  • The Senior Legal Associate should have extensive litigation experience.
  • Articulate and creative.
  • Self motivated
  • Strong desire for research.
  • Ability to see through objections and provide plausible counter arguments
  • Team player and leader.
  • Ability to take ownership of the role and work with minimum supervision.
  • Must be keen to innovate and be successful at formulating and implementing strategies and plans.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to multitask.
  • Ability to keep confidentiality in respect of all matters handled.

N250,000 Monthly.

Application Closing Date
16th February, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their most up-to-date Resume to: using "Senior Litigation Officer" as the subject of the mail