• Upcoming Events

    COWRIE PARTNERS 2019 CALENDAR OF SEMINARS.
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    1. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE FOR LAWYERS & COMPANY SECRETARIES March 21-22, 2019 Lagos N170,000

    2. MANAGING AN EFFECTIVE IN-HOUSE LEGAL DEPARTMENT March 28-29, 2019  Lagos N170,000

    3. UNDERSTANDING OIL AND GAS CONTRACTS April 25-26, 2019 Lagos N170,000

    4. UNDERSTANDING THE NIGERIAN ELECTRICITY SUPPLY INDUSTRY(NEW)

    This seminar offers an understanding of the Power Sector and its evolution in Nigeria. Highlights include: The evolution of the Nigerian power sector, Key industry players in the sector and their roles, the design of the electricity market, Pricing mechanisms in the sector, Compliance and Regulatory requirements and Financing the sector May 23-24, 2019 Abuja N170,000

    5. MANAGING AN EFFECTIVE IN-HOUSE LEGAL DEPARTMENT June 20-21, 2019 Abuja N170,000

    6. INTERNATIONAL PETROLEUM TRANSACTIONS(NEW) The Course helps participants understand the nuances of Petroleum Transactions from both municipal and international perspectives, provides a thorough understanding of Host Government Contracts, types of petroleum rights and investments and gives a good insight into petroleum investment laws, conditions and principles. July 25-26, 2019 Lagos N170,000

    7. LOAN SYNDICATION & DOCUMENTATION (NEW) The Loan Syndication & Documentation course examines in detail the syndicationof finance facilities and syndicates, the facilities that are syndicated, documentationand administration of the facilities and the various contractparties and their respective roles August 29-30, 2019 Lagos N170,000

    8. CORPORATE GOVERNANCE FOR LAWYERS & COMPANY SECRETARIES September 26-27, 2019 Lagos N170,000

    9. UNDERSTANDING OIL AND GAS CONTRACTS October24-25, 2019 Lagos N170,000

    10. UNDERSTANDING THE NIGERIAN ELECTRICITY SUPPLY INDUSTRY November7-8, 2019 Abuja N170,000

    11. LOAN SYNDICATION & DOCUMENTATION November28-29, 2019 Abuja N170,000

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  • Our Focus

    partnershipWe advise independent investors, banks, insurance and reinsurance firms, asset managers, private and listed funds, brokers, intermediaries and other financial institutions. Our strength lies in our deep knowledge of structured finance and the experience of our team in counseling clients on complex banking, insurance and investment management matters. With regards to structuring bankable projects, we are able to advise project sponsors, equity investors, lenders, the host government and participating multilateral agencies.

     

    Our goal is the success of our clients. In pursuing this, we bring to bear not only our legal expertise but our ability to assess all the options, strategize and provide our clients with winning legal and commercial solutions.

     

    As investment and finance advisers, we are able to assist our clients in their quest to actualize their aims whether this is the provision of real estate, power plants, or other infrastructure. Our services also apply to the extractive (petroleum/mining), transportation including aviation, telecommunications and energy industries.

     

    Our goal is to offer excellent legal and business consulting services through consultants with international experience. Our team comprises of responsive, ethical and thoughtful professionals with a substantive understanding of our client’s business needs and the markets in which they operate and compete.

     

    More Than Just Lawyers

    We have an international approach to the practice of law and so our consultants are drawn from specialized international firms which enable us serve our clients with seamless representation across practice areas and across continents.

     

    With extensive experience bringing a wide range of projects to completion, we provide more than just legal counsel. We offer business and strategic advice, and we structure, negotiate and document the full array of project and financing agreements to suit each client’s specific needs. Our team can help identify the related market, revenue, production, political and other risks, propose methods to mitigate those risks and advise on ways to minimize or reduce liabilities.