LITIGATION ASSOCIATE
A leading full service law firm renowned for expertise in litigation is seeking an experienced Litigation Associate to join its team of excellent lawyers who pride themselves in providing top notch legal services. This role is for the Lagos office.

• 5 to 7 years core litigation experience in a reputable law firm in Nigeria
• Proficient in business development and client management
• Strong verbal and written communication, research, organizational and analytical skills
• Familiarity with the court systems, filing and procedure, rules of various courts and the drafting of court processes
• Must have experience appearing at the High Court and Court of Appeal
• Ability to write articles, newsletters and other thought leadership publications on topics relevant to the practice areas of the firm
• Prior exposure to commercial and corporate practice is an advantage
• Ability to identify key legal issues quickly and efficiently
• Extremely detail-oriented and results-driven
• Conversant with criminal and civil litigation
• Ability to work independently and supervise junior lawyers
• Excellent computer skills, including a high degree of proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
• Internet and Social Media savvy
• Excellent time management skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritize work
• Strong organizational and planning skills in a fast-paced environment
• A creative mind with an ability to suggest improvements

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to

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