Defining change and developing legal practice in an impactful manner with an abiding commitment to the highest ethical standards.
To be a leading global legal practice and business solutions provider.
The culture at SimmonsCooper Partners (SCP) is characterised by certain strong underlying qualities – resourcefulness, creativity, provision of high-quality services and mutual involvement. A focus on quality, openness and innovation are the basis of a charged and inspiring “culture of excellence”. This culture stimulates the search for pragmatic solutions to complex legal problems.
OUR VALUES & PRINCIPLES
The firm is conceived from the principles of ethics, change, productivity and effectiveness. Our core values are integrity and sincere affiliation. A major feature of our service delivery is cost-effectiveness while maintaining our commitment to the highest possible professional standards..
Idea of Justice!
Who We Are
SimmonsCooper boasts of having the very best of talents in the legal industry with expertise spanning a range of competencies and solid qualitative and professional delivery of services. The firm’s regulatory and public policy practice cuts across the many disciplines that require highly specialized knowledge and experience to address governmental regulation of the private markets. Our leading regulatory practice has seen us represent a diversified client base in various sectors including gas, antitrust, energy, telecommunications, environmental, capital market, food and drug, State finance, government contracts and international trade. Many of our practice leaders as well as our associates have governmental experience that enhances their ability to serve SCP clients in regulatory fields, while others have held prominent positions in regulated industries. In addition, our public policy practice is acknowledged as among the largest and most influential in Nigeria and affords our clients the opportunity to shape regulatory and legislative initiatives affecting their businesses.
Our litigation engagements ― including, among other substantive areas, securities, intellectual property, real estate, construction, environmental, toxic tort, products liability, franchise, tax, bankruptcy and insolvency, antitrust and competition, employment, government contracts, constitutional and election law, – are among the largest and most attractive enjoyed by any law firm. Our litigation practice includes international arbitrations, civil and criminal trials, class actions and appellate work.