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Partnership (P)
MINERVA LEGAL is a full-service law firm with international reach and an exceptional breadth of services. Bridging Legal needs and Legal solutions. The firm prides itself on its client-focused strategic and pragmatic legal advice.

Composed of a team of experienced lawyers who have a depth of knowledge and experience in different areas of law practice, the firm provides legal solutions to its client’s legal need by evaluating any and all risks involved in their transactions and applying varied risk management tools and strategies to mitigate and hedge those risks.

The MINERVA LEGAL ethos is about delivering friendly and approachable service, with the commitment that the needs of its clients come first – at every stage. The firm is able to keep its client's needs in view as well as secure solutions in ways that create value for them through consistency in service delivery, diligence in legal research, and a cutting-edge information technology support system.

MINERVA LEGAL specializes in the practice areas of, but not limited to, Admiralty and Maritime Law, Banking and Finance, Commercial Law, Corporate and M&A, Corporate Governance and Compliance, Energy and Natural Resources, Intellectual Property, Litigation and Dispute Management, Real Estate, Sanctions, International Trade and Investment Compliance, Telecommunications, Media and Technology, Wealth, Asset Management and Private Client.

For prices, fees, pricing models, scheduling an appointment, or any other questions, contact MINERVA LEGAL.

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Compliance Rating

100% Compliant

Last compliance verification on March 2023

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1 Clients & Users Reviews

Rated: 4.9

The Lawyers Global Global The Lawyers Global Global – Company

Reviewed MINERVA LEGAL on Nov 26, 2020

Rating 4.90 of 5.00  

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Law Firm’s People

Total Headcount:  21 (2020)
Partners:  1
Non-Equity Partners:  
Attorneys:  10
Of Counsels:  
Associates:  10
Fee Earners:  
Staff Attorney:  
General Staff:  


Headcount: is to the sum of all the law firm’s people;
Partner: Partners may include the Managing Partner but not Non-Equity Partners;
Non-Equity Partners: Non-Equity Partners are law firm employees who were promoted from Associate to a tier of Partnership in which the lawyer does not share in the profits or capital of the firm;
Attorneys: Within the US, the main difference between an Attorney and a Lawyer is that an individual must successfully pass a bar exam and become a member of a state bar association to be considered an attorney. Within other countries Attorneys maybe considered as Lawyers;
Lawyers: Within the US, the main difference between a Lawyer and an Attorney is that the lawyer must successfully pass a bar exam and become a member of a state bar association to be considered an Attorney. Within other countries Lawyers maybe considered as Attorneys;
Counsels: Counsels are, in general, lawyers and does not refer to the nature of the relationship between the Attorney and a law firm;
Of Counsels: Of Counsel is the title of an Attorney in the legal profession of the United States who often has a relationship with a law firm or an organization but is neither an associate nor partner;
Associates: An Associate is a junior or senior Attorney who works at a law firm, or is employed by another Attorney;
Fee Earners: Fee Earners may include Partners, Solicitors, Legal Executives, Paralegals, Assistant Solicitors, Trainees, Associates, and any other person whose time is charged against client work. Choose always the highest position before selecting a Fee Earner;
Paralegal: A paralegal is a professional who performs tasks that require knowledge of legal concepts but not the full expertise of a lawyer;
Staff Attorney: Staff Attorneys are associates with law degrees who have passed the Bar Exam in their states. They research, analyze, and write about complex legal issues;
General Staff: General Staff may include the COO, IT staff, Secretaries, personal assistants, and other law firm employees with a specific job description;
Other: any other people who work at a law firm that does not match any of the different categories;

Spoken Languages

English, English (Nigeria)

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Locations & Jurisdictions

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MINERVA LEGAL (headquarter)

  • 18b Hunponu Wusu Road, Lekki Phase One, Lagos State,
  • 105102 LagosNigeria

Western AfricaAfrica

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achievements & recognitions

8 Awards

MINERVA LEGAL's list of Awards & Accolades achieved at The Lawyers Global.

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Year Tier Position (band) Region Awarded by
2023 SHORTLISTED The Lawyers Global®
2022 Winner 1 Nigeria (Country) The Lawyers Global®
2022 Outstanding 3 Western Africa (Sub-Region) The Lawyers Global®
2022 Outstanding 12 Africa (Continent) The Lawyers Global®
2021 Outstanding 12 Africa (Continent) The Lawyers Global®
2021 Winner 1 Western Africa (Sub-Region) The Lawyers Global®
2021 Winner 1 Nigeria (Country) The Lawyers Global®
2020 Winner 1 Western Africa (Sub-Region) The Lawyers Global®
2020 Outstanding 3 Nigeria (Country) The Lawyers Global®

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