Property law

We also have a tested and dependable track record in property law practice, having distinguished ourselves in the area of property consultation and management, legal drafting, perfection of land documents amongst others. With a well seasoned team of lawyers available to represent our clients including property developers, government institutions, sponsors and issuers, we assist our clients with matters such as construction, real estate sale and acquisitions, real estate investment trust schemes,financing and refinancing.

Debt Recovery and Receivership

You will agree with us that the depth of distress in most organizations today is as a result of delinquent accounts, which are not adequately monitored. Consequently, we are poised to provide the service of intense recovery and monitoring of the debts. In the case of extreme bad loans which are collaterised, we assist our Clients in disposing of the securities with ease. The Principal Partner of the Firm also acts as receiver/manager of insolvent companies. The firm has had the opportunity of working closely with necessary agencies for the swift resolve and recovery of debts owed to financial institutions, companies and individuals.

Corporate and commercial law

We offer outstanding solutions in Corporate and Commercial Law, Legal Advisory, company secretarial and regulatory compliance. We also provide timely solutions in areas of Capital Market, Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Restructuring and due diligence.

Dispute Resolution

We handle multi-faceted litigation matters on behalf of a wide spectrum of corporate clients. The team has handled a number of recent high profile cases in Nigeria, and also actively participates in international commercial arbitration in major cities around the globe. Our approach is characterized by a strong preference for solving difficult commercial disputes as quickly and efficiently as possible in sync with our clients’ business objectives. In other to serve you better, our Dispute Resolution department is classed into Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

Alternative dispute resolution.

Supo Ati-John & Co. encourages and assists parties negotiate transactions and settlements. Our first approach to resolving disputes is by exploring the best suited means of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR). We have extensive experience in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and have represented parties at arbitration hearings in a wide range of disputes including; banking, property, debt recoveries, trade and contract disputes. We also advise and take up the procedure for enforcement of these agreements/settlements, in other to make it binding on parties.


Our litigation practice is robust and well suited to handle anything from investigations to very complex disputes in Courts throughout Nigeria. The firm has lawyers with sound litigation experience in varying degrees, who are involved in high-profile cases on regular basis, and the reliability of a small, accountable practice. The appellate court practice of our firm involves virtually every area of commercial litigation.