Our Mission & Vision
Our Vision at Banwo and Igbokwe (Attorneys-at-Law), is to be the leading full-fledged legal services firm in providing results-driven legal services to our clients all over the world with Integrity, Efficiency, Innovation and Passion. At Banwo and Igbokwe, our mission is to:
To provide effective cutting edge integrated legal services to all our clients
To pursue the briefs and instructions of our clients with uncommon vigor, energy and determination
To develop lasting client relationships by making make client satisfaction our number one priority.
To provide our clients with the highest quality of legal advice consistent with best professional ethics and integrity.
To Approach each brief with fresh perspective, innovation and out-of-the-box thinking
To use communications technology to enhance the value of services we provide to our clients.
About Our Firm
At Banwo and Igbokwe, a law firm with offices in the United States and Nigeria , we embrace our indigenous knowledge and international exposure to complete our clients’ transactions and to mitigate our clients’ problems. Banwo and Igbokwe benefits from extensive support capabilities on an international level. Our strategic relationships with global law firms in Europe, Asia, the United States and other parts of Africa complement our ability to provide efficient and cost effective services to our clients. It also allows us to offer local expertise within a Nigerian context and help our clients to realize their business goals domestically and internationally.
Since inception, Banwo and Igbokwe (Attorneys-at-Law), through its different offices worldwide, has provided a broad range of legal services to numerous corporate clients, which include multi-national corporations, international banks, and major public companies as well as family businesses and individual entrepreneurs. We have established a reputation for cutting-edge legal advice based on modern solutions that enable clients to capitalize on business opportunities. Our lawyers have a broad and deep understanding of our clients’ industry sectors, and these specializations are the key to our effectiveness and competitiveness in providing a full range of advice based on knowledge and professional experience. This inevitably translates into a value-added service that benefits our clients.
As a leading commercial law practice, the convergence of varied experience is reflected in our interrelated areas of expertise which include Corporate & Commercial law, Media & Entertainment Law, Intellectual Property, Taxation and Foreign Investment, Banking and Finance, Commercial Arbitration and Litigation, Maritime Law, Aircraft and Aviation.
Our four offices are strategically located in the different countries we have operations. In Nigeria , we are located in the commercial capital, Lagos , and the seat of government in Abuja . In the Unites States we are located in New York , the acknowledged financial capital of the world and in Omaha , Nebraska , a commercial nerve center in central United States .
At Banwo and Igbokwe we value our commiment and accountability to our clients at all times. Our internal system ensures constant review of the progress of matters under instructions and continuos feedback to our clients. We believe that prompt, candid and timely client communication provides for a sustained, long-term, trustworthy relationship.
At all times a partner and at least one associate are assigned the primary responsibility for each client and any given set of instructions. All clients are assigned to lawyers with specialised knowledge tailored to suit their individual needs and requirements.
To keep our attorneys sharp and in the cutting edge of their respective areas of focus we have a rigorous regime of continuing professional training programmes, Seminars, Conferences,and in-house training facilities for all our attorneys. We also ensure that our attorneys subscribe to several relevant newsletters in their areas of focus to keep abreast of latest developments in the pracitce of law. We have implemented a modern firm management policy that ensures we provide the highest quality of legal advice our clients at all times.
The firm’s stringent personnel and recruitment measures ensure high standards of professionalism and ultimately superior client care and satisfaction.