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Leading Independent Nigerian Firm Joins Interlaw

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Elite global network, Interlaw, has announced that leading independent law firm Jackson, Etti & Edu, which is based in Lagos, Nigeria, has joined its network, expanding its presence across Africa.

Founded in 1996, the full-service law firm has expertise across multiple practice areas, and specialist experience in sectors, including energy and infrastructure, fast moving consumer goods (FMCGs), financial services, health and pharmaceuticals, public sector, technology, media and entertainment. 

Recognized for its work by Chambers & Partners and ILFR, and with 14 partners and a team of more than 60 lawyers, Jackson, Etti & Edu advises national, pan-African and international clients on all aspects of commercial law. 

Glenn Cunningham, Chair of Interlaw comments: “At Interlaw, we pride ourselves in working with the best independent law firms across the world. As one of the leading firms in Nigeria, Jackson, Etti & Edu has an established presence with excellent credentials and works with some of the leading companies both within Nigeria and across Africa. We are pleased to welcome the firm to the Interlaw network, where it will join our growing global team of more than 8000 lawyers providing legal services to clients across the world.” 

Koye Edu, managing partner at Jackson, Etti & Edu, comments: “We describe ourselves as ‘proudly Nigerian and resolutely pan-African’ and are dedicated to serving the continued growth of the region by providing our clients with a best-in-class service. Joining Interlaw, which is an internationally recognized and well-respected global network, will enable us to expand what we can offer to our clients, as well as collaborate with some of the best firms across the world. We look forward to working with our new colleagues as well as sharing best practice and knowledge.”