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Hermon Barristers & Solicitors

Lagos Leading Commercial Law Firm: leaders in corporate practice.

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

We handle complex commercial litigation in Courts which arises out of our clients’ commercial transactions with their business partners or individuals.

Real Estate

We pride ourselves with our in-depth knowledge of extant real estate laws both at the state, regional and national levels. It is our job to swiftly and surely unravel the intricacies often associated with high-value real estate financing where our local and international clients are investing.


We devise and develop tax strategies for our clients that can easily fit into the tax regime of the Nigerian government. We also represent institutional clients in Tax Tribunals.

Corporate & Commercial Law Practice

We are dedicated to general commercial advisory, compliance, corporate governance, banking & finance, real estate advisory and foreign investment matters.


We are highly experienced in both local and international arbitration, and we handle our clients’ Lagos commercial arbitration matters alongside their commercial arbitration matters in foreign arbitration seats. We are also hands-on to help our arbitration clients post arbitral award to ensure that issues pertaining to compliance and enforcement are handled perfectly so they can easily proceed with their transactions.

Energy & Natural Resources

We have a team of lawyers that are dedicated to the service of our clients in the Energy sector of the Nigerian economy.

About the Firm

Hermon Barristers & Solicitors is a full service commercial law firm in Lagos Nigeria. We have a variety of advisory experience within the Law and its related sectors within Nigeria and we handle complex legal and sophisticated issues for our clients.

At Hermon, multinational companies, industrial players, private and institutional clients can expect a thorough handling of their legal affairs and top-notch legal services delivered by our hand-picked team of legal Counsel while utilizing the highest professional and ethical standards.

Featured Firm attornies

Benjamin Obidegwu

Benjamin Obidewgu, Esq., is the Managing Partner of Hermon Barristers & Solicitors, established in 1987. Benjamin is the head of the Firm’s Banking & Finance practice.

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Dr. Jerome Okoro, Ph.D

Dr. Jerome Okoro is partner in charge of the Firm’s Tax and Energy Law practice. Jerome has personally handled some high-profile cases, both as prosecutor as well as a defense lawyer. His areas of specialisation are General Litigation (civil & criminal), Arbitration, Taxation (litigation & advisory), Oil & Gas (litigation & advisory).

Oluwafunmilayo Iyanda

Oluwafunmilayo works extensively with an array of clientele that cut across both the private and public sector. Chief among them are government institutions in the Oil and Gas Industry, regulatory and compliance agencies, private businesses in the media, branding and advertising industry, lottery and gaming, co-operatives, to mention a few. She proffers fundamental legal advisory services to determine business choice forms backed by adequate statutory legal guidelines for SMEs.

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Contact Us

Penthouse Suite,  Theodolite House, 306 Ikorodu Road,  Anthony, Lagos.

Our Hours

MON-FRI 08:00am – 06:00pm

SAT-SUN: Closed.

Holidays: Closed.