Banking & Finance

Black Rex Partners is a Top Law Firm in the Banking and Financial sector in Nigeria. We regularly act on transactions involving significant regulatory questions and have consequently developed a thorough understanding of the regulatory framework governing the sector. We have a good working relationship with regulators and extensive knowledge of the public policy environment in which they operate.

We have a unique understanding of our client’s priorities and objectives. Our ability to provide practical, decisive advice concerning their day-to-day management decisions is unmatched. Our practice includes counselling clients on developments in regulatory issues and obligations, environmental liabilities, security evaluation and enforcement, corporate/project financing, corporate financing, syndicated financing, cross-border financing, acquisition financing, asset based lending, investment and divestment, foreign exchange remittance and restrictions, recording and disclosure requirements, Business Re-organization and Insolvency.

We offer expert insight into present market realities, understand what risks lenders and borrowers are prepared to accept in the current environment and the different strategies being used to properly allocate and mitigate risks. In all cases, our primary focus is to offer innovative and practical solutions, in a prompt and efficient manner, both at the outset and throughout the course of each mandate. We also have an exceptional international reputation, with the ability to work seamlessly with Nigerian and Foreign counsel in cross-border matters.

Also, on behalf of lenders or borrowers, we act in disputes arising out of credit transactions. Such disputes may relate to collections, guarantees, security assessment and realization, priority of claims, or the enforcement of rights in bankruptcy and receivership. The breadth of our background in litigation is an asset in negotiating equitable out-of-court settlements and, if necessary, effectively representing our clients at trial.

Timing and detail are critical to financial institutions and corporations engaged in BANKING and FINANCE. We act with speed and accuracy when we are engaged because we know that time is of the essence to our Clients.