About Us

About Us

Leading Legal Innovation in Nigeria

At SimmonsCooper Partners, we redefine legal expertise in Nigeria, serving a diverse clientele that includes large businesses, SMEs, government entities, individuals, charities, and international organizations. Recognized among the top echelons of Nigerian law firms, our practice is synonymous with sound, excellent, and specialized legal advice across a multitude of specialties. As a beacon of legal innovation, SCP has played pivotal roles in landmark deals and matters, notably in crafting legislative and regulatory frameworks critical for fostering commerce and innovation.


Our Principles

Our foundational principles reflect our unwavering commitment to excellence and innovation. By integrating quality, transparency, and creativity into our practice, we not only adhere to the highest ethical standards but also pioneer solutions for the complex legal challenges our clients face. Our dedication to these values has propelled SCP to the forefront of legal innovation, where we continually redefine excellence in legal service.

Our People

The strength of SimmonsCooper Partners lies in the unparalleled expertise of our team. Our lawyers have achieved notable successes, from advancing and settling significant public interest litigation on behalf of the Federal Government and State Governments to representing leading private equity funds in significant investment deals and divestment disputes. Our advisory roles have spanned from developing Nigeria's comprehensive competition law and antitrust regulations as consultant to the World Bank to executing extensive compliance programs for multinationals. These achievements underscore our team's capability to navigate and lead in the legal landscape with foresight and innovation.

Our Processes

Our approach to legal service is meticulous and tailored, mirroring the negotiation phase where strategies are honed, and agreements are crafted. At SCP, we combine advanced technology, strategic legal insight, and a collaborative ethos to deliver solutions that are not just effective but also bespoke to our clients' needs. This process ensures efficiency, satisfaction, and, most importantly, outcomes that align with our clients' objectives, solidifying SCP's role as not just a legal advisor but a strategic partner in their success.

At SimmonsCooper Partners, we approach legal challenges with a unique perspective—through the eyes of our clients. Our commitment to proactive and innovative legal services is more than a philosophy; it’s a practice. We understand that businesses aim to prevent complications, not merely address them as they arise. By offering sound and exceptional legal support, we empower our clients with solutions that are ready for both the expected and the unexpected. This forward-thinking approach allows us to preempt issues, conserving both time and resources.

Our track record in managing complex transactions and leading precedent-setting cases has endowed us with the insight to provide solutions that resonate with our clients' objectives. SCP transcends the role of a legal advisor; we are strategic partners poised to guide you through the complexities of the legal landscape. Our unwavering dedication to innovation and excellence propels us to continually seek out novel strategies and methods, ensuring our clients not only achieve but surpass their legal and business goals.

SCP is defined by its commitment to innovation and a culture of excellence. We are more than a legal firm; we are pioneers in the legal field, continuously looking ahead to ensure our clients receive strategic and forward-looking advice. Recognizing the importance of staying ahead of potential issues, we provide a balanced and nuanced perspective tailored to meet the specific needs of each client.

As your trusted advisors, SimmonsCooper Partners is dedicated to delivering comprehensive legal support that anticipates and addresses the needs and challenges of your business. We invite you to embark on a partnership that extends beyond conventional legal services, where innovation and excellence are not just aspirations but realities. Join us in redefining the standards of legal service, ensuring your success remains our foremost priority.