This is the inaugural edition of NIGERIA'S TOP 100 LAWYERS.® The compendium is designed to provide a highly transparent, respected, useful and definitive referral guide on legal excellence in Nigeria. NIGERIA'S TOP 100 LAWYERS® is an independent assessment of the professionalism and ability of Nigerian lawyers. The peer-review survey is designed to measure solely a lawyer's technical ability. The publishers do not accept payments of any kind from lawyers, law firms or third parties for listing in the compendium. The sample covers a wide spectrum of practitioners ranging from lawyers in big law firms to trial and appellate lawyers and those from legal academia. The editorial section profiles each selectee, including their professional biographies and precedent-setting work.