Stillwaters Law Firm

Intellectual Property Department

Nigeria
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What the team is known for

Skilled team accustomed to working with high-profile international clients on matters spanning patent and trade mark matters. Handles both contentious and non-contentious mandates, with experience appearing before tribunals and the courts in disputes. Also offers advice on IP assets, such as valuations.

Strengths

Clients are extremely pleased that the firm "manages to convey everything in a very simple manner," emphasising: "They put our interests first."

Notable practitioners

Afamefuna Francis Nwokedi is a well-regarded practitioner who is recognised for his involvement in policy development in the IT sector in Nigeria. Sources report that "he's exceptionally experienced and he provides very practical advice with an excellent overlay of both commercial and legal issues."