Nigerian Legal Awards 2024: Nominations Now Open to Celebrate Legal Excellence in Nigeria

The Nigerian Legal Awards, the most esteemed and sought-after recognition in the Nigerian legal landscape, proudly announces the opening of nominations for the 2024 edition. This prestigious event is meticulously designed to honor the invaluable contributions of legal practitioners to businesses across the nation.

In a year marked by unprecedented challenges, including security concerns, foreign exchange fluctuations, and global crises, the resilience and ingenuity of Nigerian businesses and legal professionals have shone through. Despite the adversities posed by the post-pandemic era and geopolitical tensions, the legal community continues to demonstrate unwavering dedication and excellence.

The Nigerian Legal Awards 2024 aims to set a new standard for legal service delivery in Nigeria, aligning with globally recognized benchmarks of practice. As Africa’s largest economy, Nigeria’s legal landscape plays a pivotal role in driving economic development and safeguarding businesses. This year’s awards will highlight the remarkable contributions of Nigerian lawyers in advancing the economy and protecting corporate interests.

To ensure the credibility and integrity of the awards process, stringent measures have been implemented in the nomination and evaluation stages, culminating in the selection of deserving awardees. Esteemed international legal experts and heads of Africa Practice/Business Groups from leading global law firms have been appointed as judges, bringing their wealth of experience and integrity to the adjudication process.

“We are thrilled to announce the opening of nominations for the Nigerian Legal Awards 2024,” said Lere Fashola, Publisher of ESQ Legal Practice Magazine. “This year’s awards will showcase the exemplary achievements of legal professionals who have demonstrated exceptional skill, dedication, and innovation in their respective fields. We invite outstanding law firms, in-house legal departments, regulatory bodies, government agencies, ministries of justice, and emerging talents to participate in this celebration of legal excellence.”

Nominations are now open for various award categories, including Practice Based Categories for Law Firms and specialized categories for the In-House Legal Departments. There is also the Nigerian Rising Stars Award which celebrates 4o Under 40 lawyers who will shape the future of the Legal Profession in Nigeria. To nominate deserving candidates or organizations, please visit Stay updated on the latest award news by following us on social media: @MyESQLegal

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Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of the most prestigious legal event in Nigeria. Join us in celebrating the outstanding achievements and contributions of the legal community to the nation’s prosperity and development.

About Nigerian Legal Awards:
The Nigerian Legal Awards is the premier platform for recognizing excellence in the Nigerian legal sector. Established to celebrate the significant contributions of legal practitioners to businesses and society, the awards highlight innovation, professionalism, and dedication within the legal profession. With a rigorous selection process and esteemed panel of judges, the Nigerian Legal Awards sets the standard for legal excellence in Nigeria.

For media inquiries, please contact:
Lere Fashola Esq
Publisher, ESQ Legal Practice Magazine
And Organiser, Nigerian Legal Awards