NWOYE (Barristers & Solicitors) ("the Practice") is a clients' satisfaction, oriented, and focused legal services provider. The Practice's culture is built on innovation, thinking outside the box, intellectual dexterity, and professional integrity. The Practice offers legal services not just from a legal perspective, but from a thorough analytic evaluation of its client's business and commercial interest. This enables counsel to provide legal solutions that will satisfy the commercial and operational challenges that the client may face on a day to day basis.
The Practice is primarily a corporate/business advisory practice and a dispute management and resolution (Alternative Dispute Resolution, Litigation, and Arbitration) practice geared towards meeting the peculiar business needs of clients. Expertise cuts across the broad spectrum of commercial and corporate practice in the areas of general business advisory, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, project and asset-based finance transactions, bankruptcy, insolvency and commercial debt recovery across several economic sectors such as banking and financial services, energy and natural resources, insurance, telecommunications, information technology, media, entertainment, aviation, maritime, construction, infrastructure, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, agriculture, beverages, and consumer goods, etc.
As a counsel who has worked on high profile transactions and dispute resolution matters, the Principal Counsel Ikemefuna Stephen Nwoye Esq. has carved a niche for himself as having a highly commendable knowledge of structuring complex corporate finance (securities) transactions; the management and resolution of business and commercial disputes. His dispute management and resolution experience include matters at the rudimentary stage of negotiation, conciliation and mediation; domestic and international arbitration tribunals; trial and appellate courts, arising from the above-mentioned practices and economic sectors.
The Practice's Social Responsibility Policy
The Practice has a developed and strong social responsibility policy aimed at giving back to the community and society. This is in the form of pro-bono legal services to qualified agrarian communities, corporative societies, and faith-based organisations; and in some peculiar criminal proceedings or matters.
The Principal Counsel is an ardent believer in the transformative power of education in any society. Thus, he commits some of his time and resources to knowledge development, career advancement symposia for university undergraduate and Nigerian law school students.