Corporate law
Our services comprise companies’ formation, company secretarial duties, disposals, liquidations, corporate governance, recapitalization and reorganizations. We take an integrated, cross-disciplinary approach while dealing with corporate law issues, which spans practices from tax, securities, corporate governance, and labor law to real estate, intellectual property, environmental, antitrust, and other regulatory fields. We help companies anticipate, detect, manage and avoid problems whenever possible and our response to litigation or enforcement activity is swift and effective.
 
 
Projects finance
Our structured finance lawyers represent both capital providers and capital users in connection with securitizations, financial products, derivatives, and other complex structured finance transactions.
Our Firm experience in representing both financial institutions and corporate capital users, along with our sensitivity to the issues and goals important to each, allows us to represent clients in our Banking & Finance Practice in a more responsive, efficient, and cost-effective manner in all transaction types.
 
 
Oil and Gas
Our Firm's Oil & Gas team provides creative, comprehensive, and effective legal and tax solutions to companies that are investing in the oil & gas sectors throughout West African countries. We advise a wide spectrum of clients - oil & gas producers, pipeline and distribution companies, energy marketers, project developers, lenders, multilateral agencies, and governments and state agencies - on upstream, midstream, and downstream oil & gas, petrochemical, and power projects.

Distribution, competition and anti-trust law


We provide antitrust and competition law services with respect to mergers and acquisitions, criminal and civil investigations by government agencies, antitrust litigation, antitrust/intellectual property issues, and the full range of counseling subjects (including distribution, electronic ventures of various kinds, pricing, trade associations, licensing, and standard-setting).
 
 
Intellectual property
Our intellectual property counseling practice helps our clients leverage their intellectual property, defend against the claims of others, establish a competitive position for the future, and ultimately, provide value to the investor. Our lawyers have specialized backgrounds and particular experience in the areas trademark, patent and copyright. We identify the areas in which intellectual property protection is most critical to achieving the company's business objectives, determine the most effective methods of protection and identify strategies to avoid issues with third-party.
 
 
Labor Law
We can assist you with all labor law issue such as employment, labor contract, dismissal, expatriates contract, payroll, and employment benefits.
 
 
Telecommunications
Northman Law Firm Telecommunications, Media and Technology practice includes telecommunication licensing matters, access and interconnection, numbering, spectrum, tariffs and unfair competition practices as well as Mergers & Acquisitions.